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COVID-19 flexible tech accelerator

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A European acceleration programme is offering up to €100k in support to innovators using Flexible and Wearable Electronics technologies to fight COVID-19. The open call – from SmartEEs2 – is targeted at SMEs and mid-caps, tech and non-tech, with ideas for using flexible and wearable electronics (FWE) to advance solutions relating to virus prevention, diagnostics, and therapy.

Applications can be submitted on two topics:

  1. Experimenting and testing end-product ideas with FWE technologies
  2. Support to manufacturing of FWE based end-products including upscaling

The call is open until September next year, with the first cut-off on 5 June, 2020. Find out more and apply.


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Susan Robertson
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Susan is the co-founder of Innovators Magazine and a consultant for OnePoint5 Media. Susan is also a member of the UNFCCC-led Resilience Frontiers Nexus group and a board member of the APOPO Foundation UK.


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