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|||Anita speaks about the innovation gap to Science Business and META invests in the Batteries|
This month, META’s innovation expert Anita Tregner Mlinaric spoke to Science Business about the brain drain from the newer Member States and META Ventures invested in a new start-up that is creating a new battery for mobile devices that is less than hundred micrometers thick and has twice the capacity of current Li-ion batteries. Check out our multimedia content too from the Social Challenges Innovation Platform and RECONFIRM.
|||La creatività è alla base dell'innovazione, le idee sono alla base del business|
We hope you had a relaxing break, and that the New Year is off to a good start! META Group is kicking off the New Year with two innovative contests: Culture and Creativity Club, an initiative of Università di Macerata, META Group and Fondazione Symbola, will transform 11 outstanding ideas into business opportunities; The third edition of Cities Challenge will present awards to small and medium cities that display the best entrepreneurial ability.
|||Examining Europe's early-stage investment scene & key findings from SCHIP report |
This month, META has been working a lot on two of our EU-funded projects - ESIL
, the Early-Stage Investing Launchpad, and SCHIP
, the Social Challenges Innovation Platform. ESIL held its first Local Leader Summit
in Brussels on 5-6 November, while SCHIP launched an analysis
of its results to date, which showed that cities and regions can use challenge-based innovation effectively to meet social challenges and simultaneously support SME growth
Launching META Innovation Platform & discussing SCHIP at #EUregionsweek|
(11 October, 2018) Yesterday
at the #EUregionsweek conference we launched a new product - META Innovation Platform - along with first analyses of results from the Social Challenges Innovation Platform. Plus 5 good #metareads from Alessia, Andrea, Luigi and Francesco..