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Progress update from the Nano pilot

Partnering Opportunity: the MEMS for nano-analytiX demo case published a technology offer on the EEN portal The Bologna Unit of CNR-IMM is the… READ MORE

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Progress update from the Smart Health Pilot

Second Plenary Smart Health pilot meeting held on 20 October On the 20 of October 2021, the second Plenary Smart Health pilot meeting was organised… READ MORE

Progress update from the Bioeconomy pilot

General Assembly of the Bioeconomy Pilot celebrates the first Natural Fibertastic lustrum at Biobased Delta Biobased Delta hosted the Pilot General… READ MORE

Vanguard Initiative participates in the third plenary session of the Industrial Forum of the European Commission

The Commissioner responsible for the Internal Market, Thierry Breton, and his team from the Commission, together with the representatives of the 27… READ MORE

Vanguard Initiative Annual Political Meeting 2021

The Vanguard Initiative Annual Political Meeting 2021 – took place on November 25th. Under the chairmanship of  Mr. Eddy van Hijum, Deputy of the … READ MORE

Official Signature of the Cooperation Agreement between the Vanguard Initiative and EFFRA

On 25 November, Eddy Van Hijum, Chair of the Vanguard Initiative, and Željko Pazin, Executive Director of the European Factories of the Future… READ MORE

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The calls for Interregional Innovation Investment (I3) instrument are open

On 23 November the Commission finally released the calls for Interregional Innovation Investments (I3). The Vanguard Initiative highly values the… READ MORE


Discover the open program of MATCHER - GREEN DEAL EDITION Companies from Vanguard Initiative regions are invited to join  MATCHER Green Deal… READ MORE

VI at the #EARTOPolicy21

VI participated in the EARTO policy event & innovation award on 27 October 2021 represented by Mr. Theo Föllings, director of the regional… READ MORE

Vanguard Initiative workshop at the European Week of Regions and Cities (EWRC): Connecting Regional Innovation Ecosystems: Interr

The Vanguard Initiative (VI) workshop organised in the framework of the EWRC, provided a valuable opportunity to discuss how European Regions are key… READ MORE

EWRC - East Netherlands' Workshop: 'Regions shaping Europe’s digital future'

Th!nk East Netherlands is organising the workshop Regions shaping Europe’s digital future as part of the European Week of Regions and Cities 2021 on… READ MORE

Bioeconomy Pilot - Plenary meeting

The Bioeconomy Pilot will hold its plenary meeting on Thursday 30 September.  All the latest developments of the Bioeconomy pilot will be presented… READ MORE