Newsletter October 2019


Newsletter October 2019

ZABALA reaches € 500 M return on European projects during the 2014-2019 period

The results of the latest calls reinforce our leadership position: one year after completing Horizon 2020, the return obtained by ZABALA for its clients already exceeds that of the previous framework program of the European Commission.

KAILA competing at The EU Regions Hackathon

Throughout the #EUregionsweek, ZABALA’s match-making platform KAILA was competing as one of the five finalists in a competition supported by the European Commission named The EU Regions Hackathon #Ideas4EU.

Launched: new EU facility for Clean Energy Islands - NESOI

The EU Island Facility - NESOI aims to mobilise more than 100 M€ of investment in sustainable energy projects to an audience of 2,400 inhabited EU islands by 2023, giving the opportunity to test innovative energy technologies and approaches in a cost-competitive way.

Human rights focused business models implemented in Colombia and Nambia showcased in Brussels

DG DEVCO (EU Commission) hosted an event about success stories implementing public-private dialogue and due diligence processes.

Cascade Funding: startups meet investors in a mission to Berlin

IRSUS accelerator coordinated by ZABALA has supported their companies in the frame of the FIWARE Summit. ZABALA is offering more than 20M€ of European funding with cascade grants. Different European initiatives focused on the startup ecosystem combine equity-free grants with free support services.

How to build the batteries of the future

We are still in time: Europe works to achieve its strategic autonomy in the entire battery value chain.

ZABALA opens its 13th office in Bordeaux, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, one of the top French regions invested in innovation

Bordeaux, capital of Nouvelle-Aquitaine, is the city where ZABALA Innovation Consulting opens its second office in France. The region accounts for 25% of all national investments in R&D.

Helsinki, world leader in the use of Open Data, wants to offer citizens "one hour more every day”

The most promising startups in Europe in working on artificial intelligence and big data solutions related to mobility and Smart Cities took part in the European Big Data Value Forum held in Helsinki on 14-16 October.