Steinbeis-Europa-Zentrum and Steinbeis 2i GmbH

Steinbeis-Europa-Zentrum (SEZ) was founded in March 1990 as the operational unit of the Commissioner for Europe of Baden-Württemberg's former Minister of Economic Affairs. SEZ's core business activity is facilitating the path to European research funding opportunities for Baden-Württemberg's Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) and to support transnational technology transfer. In 2016, Steinbeis 2i GmbH (S2i) was founded to complement this mission. As a member of the Steinbeis network and a partner in the Enterprise Europe Network, SEZ and S2i form a bridge to Europe for companies and industry, research organisations, universities, administrations and policy makers.

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European Funding

SEZ supports Baden-Württemberg’s companies, research organisations and universities to access European Funding. Please contact us if you are looking for a partner from our region to join your European project consortium.

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Our Services

We provide support to our clients on accessing European funding and financing, developing innovation management and innovation policy and accessing new European markets. Find out more about how we support our local clients.

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Sectors & Projects

Our team of experts with proven technological and methodological skills mean we are home working in a wide variety of sectors. Find out more about the projects we are currently supporting or have supported in our 25-year history.

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Events

We organise a whole range of events providing our clients with the opportunity to get up-to-date information on European funding opportunities, training on getting involved in European projects and to network with clients from all over Europe.

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More than 600 business support organisations from more than 60 countries help small companies seize the unparalleled business opportunities presented by the EU Single Market.

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