CommBeBiz Innovation Award

Prize: Other distinction

Description

The CommBeBiz Awards aim to showcase the most innovative ideas emerging from EU-funded research projects in the bioeconomy sector. They support ambitious ideas with the potential to address major challenges in the bioeconomy sector, but with clear business or social innovation potential. This award was given in recognisition of the work undertaken on the TRADEIT Electronic Marketplace. An open innovation platform that connects researchers with traditional food produing SMEs.

The Bursary provides funding to:

Access to training events run by the European Business Network.

Access to a business coaches & mentor to support development or commercialisation of the innovation. I am working with an IT mentor / developer in Greece.  

Exposure to opportunities for commercial, social & policy innovation.

Promotion of the project via CBB’s web platform, publications and social media.

Connections to journalists writing the bioeconomy.

Use of the CBB Innovation Bursary logo and a bespoke CBB project brief to promote the project. 

Degree of recognitionInternational
OrganisationsCommBeBiz

Other distinction

eventEuropean Business Network Congress
locationGuimarães, Portugal, Guimarães, Portugal
Period28 Sep 2016 → 30 Sep 2016

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Innovation
Margin
Mentor
Social media
Food
Greece
Developer
Policy innovation
Business innovation
Journalists
Business networks
Funding
Open innovation
Logos
Commercialization
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Social innovation
World Wide Web