As of the 1st of June 2018 and until 29th of April 2020 KET4CP offers SMEs the opportunity to apply for a micro grant. Micro grants will be granted for a successfully submitted cross-border cooperation projects between SMEs and minimum 2 KET TCs, which aim to integrate key enabling technologies to solve clean production challenges.
As a part of the project, specific tools will be employed to improve the matching efficiency between KET technology service providers and SMEs. To better understand the needs and requirements of SMEs with regard to key enabling technologies, the KET4CleanProduction project has initiated a survey.
KET4CleanProduction - a three-year project funded under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme started on the 15th of January 2018. The project is coordinated by Steinbeis 2i Ltd. in partnership with 13 premier KET Technology Centres (TC) and 7 members of the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) altogether from 18 different European countries. The main objective of the KET4CleanProduction (KET4CP) project is to foster the use of advanced manufacturing technologies and related KETs by SMEs with the potential to upgrade resource and energy efficiency of production processes.