Each € 1 granted by the SME Instrument attracts nearly € 2 of private investment to the winning companies. This number is expected to double by 2022.
Public sector changes in order to face important challenges. Solutions can be found near the market and if clear requirements or sufficient demand are expressed by the market, it would be provided (PPI). But in other cases, more R&D work is required before committing to large scale deployment (PCP).
The main goals are to open markets for industries and researchers and by doing so creating growth and jobs in Europe. PPI and PCP are still underutilised in the European Union.
Access4SMEs offers for Seal of Excellence holders a platform to find investors.
In case you missed it, this last SEREN3 Newsletter #7 provides an overview of selected policies related to cybersecurity calls.