The launch of the enhanced European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot in 2019 will have Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) as an integral part and it will pave the way for the science-technology-innovation triple helix in the new European research and innovation programme, Horizon Europe. It is therefore a timely opportunity to debate at high level how the EIC can meet the challenge of bridging science, technology innovation.
Such aneventromotes the EIC Pathfindeinitiative, while building on the legacy and success of the FET programme andpresenting the future challengesThis eventis designed to:
Policy- anddecision-makers, scientists, researchers, innovators, early stage investors(e.g. business angels) and opinion-shaping actors are welcome to join thishigh-level conference.The event isco-organised by the European Commission’s DG CONNECT (Directorate-General forCommunications Networks, Content and Technology) and DG RTD (Directorate-General for Research andInnovation), as part of the EIC event (19, 20 & 21 June 2019) and the Innovative Enterprise Week series of events, in the broader context of theRomanian Presidency of the EU.