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    The Horizon 2020 SME Instrument opens to Switzerland!

    Published on 04 January 2017
    Author: Gerhard Gass, National Contact Point for SMEs

    What you should know about the SME Instrument in Horizon 2020.

    As of 1 January 2017, the family of associated countries that are able to fully participate in Horizon 2020 opened also to Switzerland. Consequently, Swiss companies can benefit from the SME Instrument programme, from which they were excluded until now. Find below a package of useful information:

    Concise information: The two page SME Instrument factsheet


    Webinar, 19 January 2017
    45 minutes to become acquainted with the basis of the Horizon 2020 SME Instrument programme and learn more about to become a successful applicant to this competitive programme.
    Register here


    Applicant Training, 23 February 2017
    Euresearch offers a two hours training with useful information about the SME Instrument. Dedicated to participants having already a concrete SME instrument projekt idea.
    More information and registration


    Horizon 2020: Associated! Swiss National Conference, 14 March 2017
    Euresearch organises a national Information Event on Horizon 2020, to inform about the changes and new opportunities offered to Swiss participants.
    The afternoon programme of this event offers among others a session presenting the SME instrument.
    More information and registration


    Regional Information Events 2017
    In the coming months several regional SME information events will also offer sessions presenting the SME instrument.
    Please check the Euresearch event calender

    For any furhter information you may also contact the Euresearch network.