Second UFO Open call for innovation collaborative projects selects 12 new projects to support through funding.

UFO (Emerging indUstries new value chains boosted by small flying objects) aims to support European SMEs in the development of innovative products and services integrating new embedded technology solutions in the Small Flying Objects: Drones, High Attitude Platform Systems and Small Satellites answering the challenges of 6 Emerging Industries: Blue Growth, Digital Creative & Gaming, Mobility Technologies, Climate, Environment, Finance & Insurance.

The open call was closed on October 7th 2021. We received 45 eligible project proposals applying for 2 types of vouchers: Feasibility studies and Demonstration’s activities. The applications were coming from the 5 partners’ countries – France, United Kingdom, Bulgaria, Romania and Greece.

The winners of the second Open Call for innovation collaborative projects will receive up to €60,000 for feasibility studies and 150 000 for demonstration projects, alongside technical support from industry experts and business mentoring, networking, access to funding to support the project sustainability and market realisation.

Among the 12 finalists, 3 consortia include Romanian companies. Details and the complete list of projects are available on the UFO Project dedicated page. TAKE ME THERE 

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