HUB Hungary of
EIT InnoEnergy Hub Hungary is supported by the InnoEnergy Power Alliance – an initiative funded through the European Institute of Innovation & Technology Regional Innovation Scheme (EIT RIS), which is a framework developed to increase the innovation capacity in regions in Europe.
EIT InnoEnergy is the innovation engine for sustainable energy across Europe. For EIT InnoEnergy, true sustainability also means an industry that’s commercially viable, endlessly innovative, and highly competitive.
EIT InnoEnergy Hub Hungary is operated by SC Energy Ltd. in Budapest and led by Ákos Dervalics, Country Manager. SC Energy is a member of Startup Campus Group, created for running the HUB operations. Startup Campus has been an InnoEnergy HUB since 2017.
Our scope is to:
Identify, develop, and support promising ideas, startups, and entrepreneurs
Provide access to EIT InnoEnergy services
Host and promote co-branded events (i.e. PowerUp! Competition, TBB, etc.)
Perform innovation capacity building services, pre-acceleration programmes
Actively promote EIT InnoEnergy Business Model and participate in the local ecosystem
Perform local business development services and support sales channels for EIT InnoEnergy portfolio
Maintain access to innovations for large enterprises
Do you have an innovative solution in the field of energy, cleantech or smart city?
Would you like to develop your services or products through our training?
Would you like to invest in promising and innovative startups?
If one of these answers is yes, or you are interested in our work, please contact us.
EIT Urban Mobility RIS HUB is operated by SC Energy LLC since 2020.
EIT Urban Mobility aims to accelerate solutions and the transition towards a user-centric, integrated and truly multimodal transport system. As the leading European innovation community for urban mobility, EIT Urban Mobility works to avoid fragmentation by facilitating collaboration between cities, industry, academia, research and innovation to solve the most pressing mobility challenges of cities. Using cities as living labs, its industry, research and university partners will demonstrate how new technologies can work to solve real problems in real cities by transporting people, goods and waste in smarter ways.
The aim of the Business Support Package of the Interreg – InNow project is to provide learning materials and support services for startups and SMEs working in the cleantech field.
The InNow project consortium is formed by partners from Poland (InnoEnergy Central Europe), Slovakia (Civitta), Hungary (Startup Campus), Croatia (Optimizacija), and Slovenia (ABC Accelerator). We realized that there is a huge place for cooperation between startups, SMEs and large companies. Our goal with the InNow project is to enhance such win-win cooperation in the clean technology sector.
Business and Market
Finance and Investment
We are looking for startups that:
Have a proven prototype or proof of concept for an innovative product in the energy sector
Have a maximum time to market – and first revenues – of two years
Are looking to enhance and complement the business skills of their current team
Are looking for financing, including equity partners
Are easy to work with and willing to commit to stable, long-term relationship with InnoEnergy
Reasons to apply
Added value investor
Does your business have a great innovation in sustainable energy?
A sustainable energy sector needs new products, new solutions and new services. But transforming the spark of an idea into a successful and marketable product can be a long and complex journey. Technical expertise, commercial awareness and access to a variety of skills and resources are critical.
EIT InnoEnergy is the innovation engine for Europe’s energy industry. We invest in businesses and help develop innovative solutions that have high commercial potential. Providing you with access to a deep pool of complementary skills and resources, we will connect you to markets and commercial opportunities. If your business has a proven concept within one of our eight thematic fields, then we can help address your challenges and shorten time to market.