- Date: January 11, 2018
The Active and Assisted Living (AAL) programme and Nesta’s Challenge Prize Centre are behind the 2nd Smart Ageing Prize, which is open to submissions until 30 March. The initiative awards innovative digital technologies aimed at promoting active and social ageing.
Participating projects will have to be ready for the market in a short time: no longer than 18 months after the award ceremony, in October 2018. Solutions also need to be co-designed with final users and should show measurable evidence of social improvements among seniors. Applications are open to individuals, groups and organisations based in any of the AAL member countries.
The Prize offers business development mentoring and a first prize of €35,000, a second prize of €10,000 and a judges’ choice award of €5,000. The winners will be revealed in an award ceremony held as part of the annual AAL Forum in October 2018.
April 17, 2018
This year's programme is made up of three modules aimed at responding to the challenges faced by women entrepreneurs in the biomedicine and biotechnology sectors.
April 12, 2018
16 April marks the deadline for applications to participate in the 2018 Investment Forum run by ACCIÓ, the agency for business competitiveness within the Government of Catalonia.
April 11, 2018
On 27 April, applications will close for the 2018 edition of EIT Health’s Headstart Funding Programme, aimed at start-ups, spin-offs and SMEs.