Ioannina, NEW PROJECT! 'HIDDEN - Hidden Innovation Initiatives for SMEs'

The Project “HIDDEN - Hidden Innovation Initiatives for SMEs” is being implemented within the framework of the MED Programme and KiNNO Consultants Ltd. has been awarded as the external collaborator of the Region of Epirus, which is the Lead Partner of the Project.

KiNNO Consultants Ltd. is responsible for the management of the project, the organization of a series of promotional activities, as well as for the elaboration of a number of deliverables, such as the following: Platform, Toolbox, Training Modules, Consulting Center, Scoreboard etc. on HIDDEN Innovation.

The project HIDDEN aims at strengthening the innovation capacity and competencies of relatively small and “low tech" SMEs by putting great emphasis on the non technological dynamics of innovation and promoting organizational, marketing and business development operations. The project foresees the establishment of a Transnational Cooperation Network, mapping and assessment of common challenges that SMEs face in covering traditional value added sectors such as Tourism, Agrofood and Handcrafts, design and deployment of a portfolio of Tools, Models and Methodologies and finally, the establishment of a Hidden Innovation Consulting Center.

The partners of the project are: Region of Epirus, Business Innovation Center of Epirus, Local Development Agency Langhe Monferrato Roero, Parco Tecnologico Padano Foundation, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Marseille Province, Enterprises’ Association of the Santarem Region, Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Navigation of Castellon, Interdepartmental Research Centre LUPT- Territorial Town Planning Laboratory- University of Naples.

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Funding Opportunities

Available funding opportunities:

EIC Accelerator
EIC Pathfinder

EIC Transition

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