Enterprise Europe Network

Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) helps ambitious businesses innovate and grow internationally. Jointly funded by the European Commission and Innovate UK, it provides expert advice and support to businesses looking to commercialise ideas and succeed in new markets.

Operating in 66 countries, EEN is part of a network of 600 partner organisations with over 4000 staff.

EEN’s Partner Opportunity Database (POD) currently comprises a catalogue of over 7,000 international partnering opportunities across multiple technology sectors.

EEN supports business by providing hands on support and helping them with:

  • identifying suitable funding sources and supporting their grant applications
  • finding partners (domestic and international) for technical and commercial collaboration
  • accessing  finance
  • commercialisation and strategy building
  • innovation capability building and innovation culture development
  • innovation through design
  • IP protection and exploitation
  • process development and tool identification

For more information visit www.enterprise-europe.co.uk

Or contact Agri-tech & Environmental lead, Chris Lyons on chris.lyons@businesswest.co.uk / 07801 343019