Institutional Partner presentation

EBN (European Business and Innovation Centre Network) is a not-for-profit that serves a pan-European, global community of people that use innovative business as a driver for regional (economic) development.

EBN’s initiatives include EU|BIC certification, development and distribution of quality business support programmes, facilitation and initiation of project collaborations, global networking and advocacy for excellent business support actors like the EU|BICs.

From its origins until today, we endeavour to build strong innovation networks that support the economic development of European regions by:

  • fostering entrepreneurial innovations, including the acceleration of new enterprises and fostering innovation in existing enterprises
  • promoting entrepreneurial culture
  • modernising, digitalising and diversifying industries
  • stimulating job creation
  • partnering strategically with universities, research and science parks, corporates, investors and public authorities to form a vast, diverse, collaborative and connected European business innovation ecosystem