Steinbeis 2i's (S2i) core activity is to promote European Research and Technology Development programmes and to support cross-border technology transfer.
S2i supports SMEs on behalf of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour and Housing of Baden-Württemberg, Germany. At the same time, it supports universities of applied sciences on behalf of the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts of Baden-Württemberg.
S2i is involved in several EU-funded projects (over 70 projects in 2019) as either partner or coordinator, taking over tasks related to dissemination, communication, exploitation or financial and administrative project management.
As a project partner, Steinbeis 2i has three main distinctive roles:
And in close cooperation with the other 14 project partners, S2i helps Invest4Nature reach a bigger impact by:
Information regarding European research programmes and other EU funding possibilities
International partner search for partners in transnational projects and technology transfer
Support in transnational technology transfer
International conferences and information days concerning European research and innovation programmes
Dissemination, communication, exploitation and project management as active partners in EU-funded projects.
Project Manager, Steinbeis 2i GmbH