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News article30 March 2023European Innovation Council and SMEs Executive Agency1 min read

Enterprise Europe Network Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary


The world's largest support network for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with international ambitions Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) celebrates its fifteenth birthday in 2023. Bringing together experts from member organisations that are renowned for their excellence in business support, EEN has been helping small businesses to innovate and grow internationally.

More than 450 Network partner organizations provide support to SMEs that have ambition to innovate and expand their operations within the European Single Market and beyond. The Network provides a variety of training options, specialized guidance, and help to identify the best partnerships. This covers how businesses can find the financial resources, develop, comply with regulations in the EU Single Market and other regions, and locate commercial partners.

Until now over 500,000 businesses have benefited from personalized one-on-one business guidance as a consequence of support, helping them maximize their global potential.



Publication date
30 March 2023
European Innovation Council and SMEs Executive Agency