All proposers are invited to read carefully the challenges and the Regulation of these challenges available at PITCCH Open Innovation platform, before submitting a solution.
Explain your proposal clearly in English, attach documents (max 50MB total size) if needed.
The applicant shall be a legal entity in compliance with the definition of SME given in the EU recommendation 2003/361 and established in one of the EU Member States or an H2020 Associate country.
The applicant to participate shall:
a) be an individual SME or Startup. Consortia of SMEs or Startups are not considered eligible;
b) propose a solution that addresses the Challenge described by the BC.
c) propose a solution based on advanced technologies.
The applicant may address more than one Challenge under the same cut-off, but must specify the level of preference for the Challenge.
Selected applicants will receive a total amount of €10.000,00:
- €5.000,00 from the PITCCH project. Eligible costs include personnel resources needed for the project implementation; consumables, components, and materials for the technological solution development; travel costs; access services for the selected TC or TCs, like feasibility study; technology advice, testing; validation; prototyping; technology positioning and/or access to specialised infrastructure and equipment.
- €5.000,00 from the Big Corporation responsible of the Challenge. The amount can be used to cover costs related to the SMEs’ expenses to implement the 6 months projects or to access services for the selected Technology Centre or technology Centres.
The selected SME/Startup shall enter into a collaboration agreement with the Big Corporation, responsible for the Challenge, and, where necessary, with the selected technology centre or centres for the implementation of the collaborative project. The agreement shall regulate the collaboration between the parties, including specifications of the project and other matters, i.e. knowledge ownership, intellectual property and exploitation of results.
The proposals will be admitted until April 26th, 2022 and the evaluation will start after this date.
Late submissions will not be considered.
More details and the Regulation are available at PITCCH Open Innovation platform.
By submitting a project, through the specific form available at the PITCCH website, all the participants automatically accept the aforementioned Regulation.