Finland and Israel are both leading innovative economies that have put technology and innovation at the core of their economy. The pilot program is a milestone bringing the Finnish and Israeli ecosystems together.
The program is led by the Israel Innovation Authority and Helsinki Business Hub. It will provide funding and free-of-charge matching services for Finnish and Israeli startups that would like to find a partner in the respective country to pilot their solutions.
The program will focus especially on (but not limited to) digital health, smart mobility and information & communication technologies.
Applicants are expected to develop ready-to-market solutions for products, technology based services or methods, which have strong market potential. The call is open to Israeli and Greater Helsinki-based companies for the purpose of
- testing or piloting impactful technologies, products, services and/or devices
- improving an existing process and/or
- applying new process in particular technological areas.
The projects should always include one Israeli and one Finnish partner
Learn more about the program and the application criteria, and apply by visiting the Israeli Innovation Authority’s website.