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Each year, the EIT Community comes together to celebrate the entrepreneurial and social achievements of its members. By highlighting successful innovations and the teams that created them, the annual INNOVEIT event inspires a new generation of young professionals and enables personal contact with entrepreneurial role models. INNOVEIT also showcases how the EIT can help develop entrepreneurial careers. 

INNOVEIT 2019 will bring together entrepreneurs, representatives of higher education and research, EU, national and regional policy makers, as well as EIT graduates and key innovation actors.

INNOVEIT 2019 serves as the EIT Stakeholder Forum. It is an important opportunity to seek input, debate and shape the EIT’s strategic priorities and impact under Horizon Europe, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation 2021-2027.

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EIT Awards

Part of the EIT’s mission is to create an environment that allows entrepreneurship and innovation to flourish - both as a way of thinking and as an activity. To support this, the EIT organises annual awards to recognise and reward the successful start-ups, innovative projects and young entrepreneurial talent that Europe has to offer.

The nominees for the EIT Awards 2019 are announced! Leading entrepreneurs and innovators that delivering innovative solutions to the most pressing challenges facing our society. 

Choose which innovation you think should win the EIT PUBLIC Award by watching the videos and discovering their inspiring work.

Meet the nominees


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INNOVEIT 2018 celebrated EIT@10: from paper to Europe's one-stop shop for innovation.

More than 350 innovators gathered in Budapest to discuss the EIT's unique role in driving innovation across Europe. 

Read the EIT@10 press release

The EIT Awards

The power to innovate.

The nominees for the EIT Awards 2019 are announced. 

Watch the videos and choose which innovation you think should win the EIT PUBLIC Award.

You can find them all right here!


What did the media say about #INNOVEIT 2018 and the 2018 #EITAwards?

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Describing itself as Budapest's most cutting edge venue, where better to host INNOVEIT 2019 and the EIT Awards than the Akvárium? INNOVEIT 2018 was held at Akvarium and was a great success, so the EIT is pleased to return for a second year.