The Enterprise Europe Network Canarias aim is to contribute to the COSME programme goals via access of European SMEs to European and international markets likewise to business and innovation backup services, which help strengthen the competitiveness and sustainability of these companies. The Network chiefly tackles these European SMEs which not only try to benefit from new opportunities on the domestic market but also third party countries.

EEN offers:

Services

  • Advisory, support and information services;
  • Transfrontier collaboration services for business co-operation, technology transfer, innovation and research;
  • SME feedback activities;  
  • Specific activities supporting innovation (Horizonte 2020, H2020 SMEINSTRUMENT, COSME, EYE, EURSTARS)  

Support activities

  • Promoting Network and communication activities;
  • Creating networks and strengthening the Network. Promotion and information for SMEs, clusters, entrepreneurs, etc., regarding services offered by the Network.
  • Promoting participation in international business conferences.

Main partners

  • Dirección General de Promoción Económica del Gobierno de Canarias. Canarias. España
  • Instituto Tecnológico de Canarias, S.A. (ITC). Canarias. España   
  • Cámara de Comercio de Santa Cruz de Tenerife. Canarias. España
  • Cámara de Comercio de Gran Canaria. Canarias. España

Preferent partners

  • Sociedad Canaria de Fomento Económico, S.A. - PROEXCA
  • Cámara de Comercio de Lanzarote
  • Cámara de Comercio de Fuerteventura
  • Fundación Empresa Universidad de La Laguna - FEULL
  • Fundación Universitaria de Las Palmas - FULP
  • CEOE Tenerife
  • Confederación Canaria de Empresarios
  • Sociedad de Promoción Económica de Gran Canaria - SPEGC
  • Parque científico tecnológico de Tenerife-PCCT
  • Fundación parque científico tecnológico de la Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria-PCTULPGC
  • Parque tecnológico de Fuertaventura- PTFUE

Multiannual

Main objective:

Contribute to the COSME programme goals via European SMEs access to European and international markets likewise to business and innovation backup services, which help strengthen the competitiveness and sustainability of these companies.

Specific objectives:

  • Disseminate information on policies, legislation and support programmes related to innovation
  • Encourage diffusion and exploitation of research programme results
  • Provide technological intermediary and knowledge transfer services, likewise foster association among all kinds of agents involved in innovation. 
  • Reinforce the innovation capacity of companies, particularly SMEs. 
  • Inform SMEs of new European Commission financing programmes. 
  • Help SMEs identify their research and technological development needs, likewise to find appropriate partners.
  • Help SMEs to prepare and co-ordinate project proposals to take part in COSME & HORIZON 2020 likewise other European programmes. 
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