Innovation is the best investment for the state

Posted in: News- Mar 17, 2017

The government is not an innovation player, but an innovation enabler: it has to provide a framework in which innovations are to develop, says Shuki Gleitman, an Israeli innovation expert, in his lecture delivered today at the Science and Technology Park Belgrade.

Head of the EC Directorate for Research and Innovation visits the Innovation Fund

Posted in: News- Mar 03, 2017

Four beneficiaries of the Innovation Fund’s programs presented their innovative projects to Robert-Jan Smits, head of the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation of the European Commission, who visited the innovation Fund today.

EU’s COELA Group visits the Innovation Fund

Posted in: News- Mar 02, 2017

COELA group, a body of the Council of the European Union, visited the Innovation Fund today as part of their official visit to Serbia Feb. 28-March 3.

New Strawberry benches launched in London

Posted in: News- Feb 09, 2017

Belgrade-based company Strawberry Energy has launched a network of 10 solar powered ‘smart benches’ across London last week. The internationally acclaimed benches use the technology developed by Strawberry thanks to the financial support of the Innovation Fund.

Serbian Wine-Saver to be commercialized under the TTF Program

Posted in: News- Jan 17, 2017

An invention that prevents the spoilage of wine after opening the bottle is now on its way to the market after the contract of commercialization has been signed yesterday between the Innovation Fund and the Innovation Center (IC) of Belgrade’s Faculty of Mechanical Engineering.

The opening of Chapter 25: general good level of Serbia’s preparedness

Posted in: News- Dec 20, 2016

The EU last week in Brussels opened two more chapters in its accession talks with Serbia, on public procurement and on scientific research.

Private sector and R&D consortia receive EU support for joint innovative projects

Posted in: News- Dec 09, 2016

Belgrade, December 9, 2016 – Fourteen innovative projects in Serbia received financial support from the European Union within the framework of the Collaborative Grant Scheme Program

Serbia’s organic food startup at Slush 2016

Posted in: News- Nov 18, 2016

OrganicNet is this year’s representative of Serbia at one of the world’s largest events dedicated to innovations and startups – Slush Conference in Finland, November 30-December 1, 2016.

The Fund’s awardee mBrainTrain gets support from German investors

Posted in: News- Oct 17, 2016

One of the three awarded innovation projects at a recent conference for innovative startups is based on the technology developed with the support of the Innovation Fund.

New Collaborative Grant Scheme Program workshop

Posted in: News- Sep 05, 2016

Belgrade, September 5, 2016 – New workshops dedicated to the promotion of the Collaborative Grant Scheme Program will be held on Wednesday, September 7, 2016, starting at 2.15 pm at the Serbian Chamber of Commerce, on Thursday, September 8, 2016 starting at 1 pm at the Innovation Fund premises, and on Friday, September 9 starting at 11 am at the Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry Pančevo. All prospective applicants are welcome.