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Exploring Research Potential

Researchers are the main source of knowledge – we partner with them to understand how achieve the best economic and social impact.

In today's world, knowledge is the main source of wealth, creating everyday opportunities to improve our living standards.  We work with researchers, speaking their language, not with the intention to force them into becoming entrepreneurs, although a few eventually will, but to explore together the potential impact of their research.

How we help

  • META Academy mentors and guides researchers and innovators assessing the impact potential of their activities
  • META Investment runs a number of early stage funds, including proof of principle and proof of concept stage, which have between them invested in over 200 startups across Europe
  • META Advisory  helps public authorities – from individual city governments right up to national governments and the European Commission – create a better environment for startups to grow.