The FINNOvation meetEENg is an online b2b matchmaking event for innovative companies organized by the advisors of the largest support network for small and medium-sized enterprises, Enterprise Europe Network – EEN.

The event addresses companies seeking for:

  • trading partners (distributors or suppliers)

  • potential manufacturers or subcontractors

  • project partners for joint research & development

  • new investment opportunities: identification of co-investment partners or other strategic investments

Participants will have the opportunity to present their needs to EEN advisors from the Western Balkans region, Croatia and Serbia, companies and a broader audience, or to receive personalized advisory support, free of charge.


If you are a start-up, spin-off, spin-out, or an SME whose competitive advantage is based on innovation, and you are seeking international collaborations, you will have the opportunity to:

  • pitch your product or solution in front of the EEN advisors from the region (WB, Croatia, and Slovenia) and potential partnering companies

  • receive personalized advisory support

EEN advisors with their extensive client database and over 15 years of experience in helping businesses innovate and grow, will focus on the needs of participating companies and assist them in identifying potential matchmaking opportunities more effectively.


Express your interest via:

EEN advisors will select 10 SMEs by the end of March to pitch their innovative solutions and needs during the meetEENg. The pitch will follow a predefined structure, consisting of a 3-minute presentation and 5 minutes for Q&A.

SMEs not selected for the pitching session will receive dedicated advisory support, including needs and gaps analysis, a defined action plan, and ongoing support during implementation.

Language of the event: English


Date: May 23th 

Time: 12 am to 14 am

Location: online


This event is organized by the FINNO advisors, members of the FINNO platform. The FINNO platform offers relevant innovation support services, including available financing and innovation opportunities suitable for small and medium-sized enterprises. It assists companies, research networks, and/or academics in commercializing creative ideas in global markets.