For Stream D topics: Management of Open Calls and Financial Support to Third Parties
Fundingbox is a European leader in managing Open Calls and Financial Support to Third parties under H2020 and Horizon Europe, along with managing the support programmes for third parties. In January 2023 we will start the Target-X project (SNS Stream-D from 2022) for managing the open calls. We have specific experience in successfully launching Open calls in areas such as AI, Smart Manufacturing, Smart Mobility, and Digital Emerging Technologies in general.
For Stream C and Stream D topics: Ecosystem and community building, early adopters programme for pilot cases.
FundingBox Deep Tech communities (>48,000 registered stakeholders) gather champions in their respective fields, as one of the key European online fora for innovators and stakeholders to engage and interact. Fundingbox is able to set up specific community engagement strategies, and lead online/blended community engagement actions, with an own tool, Spaces (https://spaces.fundingbox.com/).
We can lead the exploitation management and business model, with different elements as: Acceleration process for KERs prioritization and related business model Canvas, Lean start-up methodology for early market engagement (via Expression of interest calls), Applicability to pilot cases (testing phase for early adopters or direct interviews and feedback for KERs).
The FundingBox Group comprises FundingBox Accelerator (Poland), FundingBox Research (Denmark) and FundingBox Communities (Spain). These are non‐profit private entities supporting, promoting and launching technological & innovative ‘scale ups’ (startups and tech SMEs) initiatives in Europe, with innovation and business accelerator activities. FundingBox Platform (https://spaces.fundingbox.com/) with >48,000 (December 2022) innovators, makers and entrepreneurs registered, which facilitates cross‐border interactions across ecosystems by building communities around innovative technologies and verticals such as Robotics, Blockchain, Industry 4.0., Circular economy, Mobility, Next Generation Internet and many more.
Today, FundingBox is the European leader in Open Calls and Financial Support to Third Parties (FSTP) management. We have managed 186 International Open Calls since 2014 (43 more are already scheduled for coming years in the framework of running projects). More than 32.300+ applications from 30 different countries were successfully submitted and evaluated through the platform. FundingBox has been responsible for managing FSTP in 45 Projects, having distributed over 137M€ since 2014 and having signed 1109 Agreements with Third Parties receiving Financial Support.