2 June 2021

NCBR Webinar: InvestEU – supporting research and innovation

15 June 2021, 10h00 – 12h00

Webinar: „InvestEU – supporting research and innovation”

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The InvestEU Programme builds on the successful model of the Investment Plan for and brings together, under one roof, the European Fund for Strategic Investments and 13 other EU financial instruments. The InvestEU Fund will mobilise public and private investment through an EU budget guarantee of €26.2 billion that will back the investment projects of the European Investment Bank (EIB) Group and other financial partners, like Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego.

Under its Research, innovation and digitalisation window, InvestEU focuses on supporting research, product development and innovation activities; transfer of technologies and research results to the market, supporting market enablers and cooperation between enterprises as well as demonstration and deployment of innovative solutions and support to scaling up of innovative companies as well as digitisation of EU industry.

The webinar will be followed by Q&A session.



10:00 – 10:10       Opening remarks

Ewa Kocińska – Lange, NCBR Office in Brussels – Business & Science Poland

10:10 – 10:40       I session – Main characteristics of InvestEU Programme

Andon Kalibatsev, Policy Officer, Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs (DG ECFIN) 

10:40 – 11:30       II session – Research, innovation and digitisation policy window

Kateřina Borunská, Policy Officer, European Innovation Council and SMEs Executive Agency (EISMEA)

Hristo Stoykov, Head of Growth Finance and Venture Debt Division, European Investment Bank

Anna Socik, Manager in Development Aid, Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego

11:30 – 11:50       Q&A session

11:50 – 12:00       Closing remarks

We invite representatives of science and business interested in the possibilities of using financial instruments offered by the InvestEU Program to our online event.

Join us!

NCBR Office in Brussels – Business & Science Poland