New intellectual property helpdesk service for European SMEs doing business in IndiaOne of the biggest concerns for European small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) trading with or investing in international markets is how to protect and enforce their intellectual property (IP) outside the EU.
Final “Peer-learning workshops in Entrepreneurship Education and Women’s Entrepreneurship” are shaping policy recommendationsOn 9 and 10 March 2021, the COSME-funded project "Peer-learning activities in Entrepreneurship Education and in Women's Entrepreneurship" organised its final workshops.
Towards new European policy agendas for Entrepreneurship Education and Women’s Entrepreneurship through COSME's "Peer-learning" projectCOSME-funded project "Peer-learning activities in Entrepreneurship Education and in Women's Entrepreneurship" has adapted its activities into a fully online mode in its third and final year. Currently, stakeholders from 40 countries are finalising recommendations for future actions to move Entrepreneurship Education and Women’s Entrepreneurship forward at local, regional and European levels.
EU Industry Days 2021: join EASME projects at the virtual exhibition and vote for the best!From 23 to 26 February, 43 EU projects will take part in the virtual exhibition of the EU Industry Days and have the opportunity to interact with many stakeholders as industry, policy makers, EU SMEs and find potential synergies.
EU SME Centre: Paving the way for European SMEs in ChinaAs of October 2020, EU SME Centre has entered into a new phase to increase the presence and development of EU SMEs business activities in China.
Meet nine COSME projects that are moving European entrepreneurship forwardSince 2014, COSME has provided more than 70 million Euros in funding for projects aiming to promote entrepreneurship among European SMEs, by offering training, mentorship and advice to entrepreneurs and helping new businesses grow.
The Intelligent Cities Challenge starts with a bangThe Intelligent Cities Challenge (ICC) is a European Commission initiative bringing together 130 cities to achieve intelligent, socially responsible, and sustainable growth through advanced technologies.
WORTH Partnership Project participates in the Dutch Design Week 2020Funded by the COSME Programme, WORTH Partnership Project is Europe's largest creative incubator, supporting 152 projects involving 345 partners from 34 EU-COSME countries. It is a unique laboratory where European designers can explore the benefits of transnational collaboration and be part of an internal market of more than 500 million people.
Seven COSME projects that are putting European tourism on the mapSince 2014, COSME has been supporting the competitiveness and sustainability of European tourism enterprises. With a total of 20.6 million euros between 2014-2020, the COSME programme supported over 95 projects involving over 541 entities from 36 European countries. Following a period of growth, the EU tourism sector is among the hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, more than ever, COSME's funding significantly contributes to the development, promotion, and preservation of the European tourism industry.