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Our mission is to push human boundaries every day a little further. That’s why, although technology is our DNA, we always keep humans at the center. We believe in the boundless power of an enlightened human brain expressing its full potential, and we’re always looking for new talented minds to join our team.

April 30, 2021

Funding Opportunities for Mental Health Startups, What’s on the Horizon?

While the European Parliament voted to finally unlock the €95.5B Horizon Europe research programme, a recent article from Science Business has shed a

April 22, 2021

Download for free the Alien Technology Transfer’s guide to the 2021 EIC Accelerator challenge-driven calls

Next to the typical open funding approach, in 2021 the new EIC Accelerator has launched two challenge-driven calls for projects addressing, specifical

April 20, 2021

Three new initiatives to support European startups with Intellectual Property Rights development

Protecting your intellectual property (IP) is a key aspect of every deep tech development. Whether it's increasing your market value, strengthening yo

April 15, 2021

Download for free Alien Technology Transfer’s EIC Accelerator short application pitch deck template

The EIC Accelerator calls are finally open and many companies throughout the EU are now busy preparing their applications. The EIC Accelerator aims

April 13, 2021

My journey through mentoring. Alien Technology Transfer’s CEO shares her experience with mentorship

Mentorship is an ancient practice. It is generally cited that the concept originated with the character of Mentor in Homer's Odyssey. In the masterpie

April 8, 2021

Download Alien Technology Transfer’s free guide to strike the perfect readability in your grant application

We previously published Alien Technology Transfer’s innovation funding experts guidelines for excellent grant writing. So you already know how impo

April 6, 2021

The European Innovation Council (EIC) glossary. A complete ‘Who is Who’ to help you navigate the Council’s funding opportunities.

This week, on April 8, 2021, the new EIC Accelerator will finally open for applications. The fund, the largest in Europe for deep tech start-ups and

April 2, 2021

Download Alien Technology Transfer’s guide to excellent grant writing

Writing an excellent grant application is hard work. It requires you to closely analyze your vision and consider critically how your solution will eff

March 30, 2021

New partnership announcement: Alien Technology Transfer joins France Digitale

We are happy to announce that Alien Technology Transfer has joined France Digitale, one of the leading and most influential start-up organisations in

March 23, 2021

How are the EIC Accelerator applications evaluated? A deep-dive into the new EIC evaluation process

The new EIC Accelerator is here! With a two-day event held on March 19 and 20, 2021, the European Innovation Council (EIC) has officially launched the