Opportunities for EIT Alumni members

The EIT Community is regularly invited to attend and participate in multiple events and workshops across Europe.
These opportiunities are a great chance to showcase the quality of our EIT Alumni Community, to connect with influential leaders of the European innovation ecosystem, and to support the career development of our members.

Be it a conference organised by the European Commission, a workshop in Artificial Intelligence, climate innovation, or sustainable energy, or even a prestigious start-up award ceremony, we want our EIT Alumni members to have the chance to make the most of these opportunities, and contribute to steering the course of European innovation. 

  • If you are interested in representing the EIT Alumni Community, make sure to regularly check this page.
  • If you would like to list an opportunity or event of your own on this page, please get in contact with us at info@eitalumni.eu.

Current availabilities

Join the Climathon 2020 Organising team

    The  Climathon 2020 season  has started and we are in the midst of recruiting new organisers!  What is Climathon? Climathon is a city-based programme, supported by EIT Climate-KIC, that offers a path to action and interaction. It is an opportunity for citizens to co-create ideas that address local climate challenges. At the core of the....

Free IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference (WIE ILC) [June 2020]

  The IEEE WIE ILC Virtual Series will take place throughout June 2020, offering 1-hour sessions, live panel discussions, virtual networking opportunities, and an on-demand library for you to browse when is convenient for you. The current circumstances have led to more challenges, both professionally and personally, for the women in tech community, and strong....

Covid-19 & Sustainability Talk series

  The V4SDG Budapest Sustainability Exchange event will be postponed as previously announced, to September 23-24 due to the current situation. Meanwhile, in order to understand the impacts of the pandemic, they are organizing an online Talk Series about the interlinkages between COVID-19 and sustainability throughout months of May and June 2020. How can we best respond to....

The Ripple - Online Transatlantic Networking Event for real connections [May 28, 2020]

The Ripple is a one-of-a-kind initiative by the transatlantic business community to tackle the growing demand for meaningful online connectivity. The future of virtual networking is here! Would you like to meet transatlantic founders, business owners, executives, professionals? EIT Hub Silicon Valley has joined The Ripple and is offering its network a chance to participate....

Webinar training for startups about IP & internationalization of AI

This webinar is a unique collaboration between the EIT and the China and South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesks.   The China and South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesks are EU initiatives that provide free services regarding intellectual property (IP), to help EU SMEs and start-ups make informed and strategic decisions regarding their assets when internationalising their....

2 EIT HQ Vacancies in Budapest

  The EIT just is opening 2 temporary vacancies : A Policy Support Officer for 6 months. More info here  A Media Support Officer for 6 months. More info here  

EIT Urban Mobility is looking for interns all year round

EIT Urban Mobility has internship vacancies all year round in many locations (Barcelona, Copenhagen, Munich, Prague and Helmond) ! So if you want to find interesting opportunities to kick start your career check it out !  

Webinar training on AI & IP by EU IP Helpdesk with EIT [May 13, 2020]

Attend this 2nd webinar training provided by our partner European IPR Helpdesk, that will give you an overview of IP applied to Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Date: May 13, from 10:30 to 11:45 am (CEST) Duration: 60 minutes (presentation) + 15 minutes (Q&As) Level of Expertise: Intermediate/Advanced. Prerequisites: General knowledge of intellectual property Learning....

Senior Economic Policy Officer Vacancy [Apply until May 10]

The British Embassy in Budapest is looking for a Senior Economic Policy Officer. Apply until May 10 More information here  

Webinar training on Intellectual Property by EU IP Helpdesk and INT with EIT [April, 28, 2020]

Attend the first webinar training provided by our partner European IPR Helpdesk. Date: on April 28, from 10:00 to 12:00am CEST Duration: 1h30 minutes (presentation) + 15-30 minutes (Q&As) Level of Expertise: Basic Learning Objectives: After the training, you should be able to answer the following main questions: Introduction to the four IP Helpdesks services What....

100% Online - Impact Summit 2020 [May, 20, 2020]

Impact Summit 2020 is The UK’s leading celebration of purpose-led business "Values-led business isn’t a trend; it is the future" Impact Summit is an annual event that brings together some of the brightest minds of our time, giving  a platform to the people shaking things up, changing the status quo, and using purpose-driven business models....

V4SDG Lab : applications are open until April 25

Join the first sustainability expert community of the Visegrad Group  built by and for 100+ young professionals If we stop addressing future threats of sustainability now, we fail to learn the most important lesson of this current crisis - preemptive action is key. That is why the Visegrad for Sustainability launched a brand-new project -....

Webinar - Maintaining Cyber Resilience in a rapidly evolving landscape - Hacking the CoronaVirus [April 22, 2020]

Come learn about Maintaining Cyber Resilience in a Rapidly Evolving Landscape, during the fifth episode of the Hacking the CoronaVirus series taking place 22 April 2020 14:00-15:30 CET. As we move to remote work, companies and people are more exposed to cyber attacks and cyber secutiry dilemas. Each organization is required today to shape and design their Cyber....

V4SDG - Visegrad for Sustainability conference [September 23-24, 2020]

    V4SDG - Visegrad for Sustainability is a non-profit organisation ran by young professionals, that strengthens partnership and leadership for sustainability in the Visegrad Four. Their upcoming conference - the Budapest Sustainability Exchange (BSE) - that was initially planned in June is to be postponed to September 23-24, 2020, at The Studios. More information....

"Anatomy of a successful pitch" webinar [April 02, 2020]

You’ve got just a few minutes to put the spotlight on your product—and yourself—as a worthy risk in a competitive marketplace to your audience. What are the key highlights you need to ensure you’ll get potential partners on the hook? How do you distill a complete view of your company into a few intense minutes?....

Webinar - Growing companies remotely - episode #3 in Hacking the CoronaVirus [March 31, 2020]

  We are excited to present the next episode in the “Hacking the CoronaVirus” webinar series focusing on How to grow companies remotely? on Tuesday March 31 11:00-12:30 AM CET. In this workshop, you will learn from Eilat Hub unique case study on managing remotly an incubation and acceleration programme. Both sides of the story will be emphasized- the....

Startup Commons' free online courses due to Covid-19

  As COVID-19 spreads at a rapid rate, Startup Commons is willing to contribute to cope with this situation and positively impact the future to help overcome tragedies like the one we are experiencing now. They're here to serve individuals and organisations that are working towards promoting innovation and entrepreneurship with a target to democratise....

Contribute to StartupBlink 2019 Global Startup Ecosystem Ranking Report

HELP WANTED !    StartupBlink offers you the opportunity to help them write their next startup ecosystem report, that will be released next month. It ranks the startup ecosystems of more than 1000 cities and 100 countries. Previous StartupBlink’s reports were read by tens of thousands of decision makers, and published in hundreds of magazines.....

Hacking Corona-virus Webinar [March19, 2020]

Workshop webinar for ALL EIT Innovation Communities This 2 hour online workshop will provide community leaders and business creation managers with supertools to support their startups and ecosystems growth during today’s gathering restrictions. The training, facilited by top Israeli speakers, will digitaly connect European managers that are seeking to be early adapters while keep creating....

Virtual conference "Change@Work" [March 20, 2020]

The future of work has arrived on the back of the coronavirus, COVID-19. On March 20th, 2020, NOBL will host a free day of virtual talks and panels solely focused on the urgently changing nature of work. The majority of our speakers will share real experiments they’ve run at work and the insights gained, win....

Write your own Schuman Declaration & win a trip to your favourite EU capital! [applications open until April 20, 2020]

2020 marks the 70th anniversary of the Schuman Declaration that paved the way for the first European Community. On 9 May 1950, Robert Schuman, French Minister of Foreign Affairs, inspired by Jean Monnet, presented a plan for building the first supranational European community. This ambitious declaration has remained in European history as the speech that....

PODIM 2020 [May-19-20, 2020]

The Regional Startup Ecosystem Epicenter Podim is creating real value by bringing together and connecting renowned international investors, established corporations, and startups & scaleups from the Alps-Adriatic and Western Balkans regions. To provide maximum quality of learning and networking, we made a strategic decision not to accept more than 1,000 participants. Therefore, Podim is just....

Vienna'Up 2020 conference [May 11-17, 2020]

Join Europe’s most authentic startup experience! ViennaUP’20 will be one remarkable week with 80+ exciting and inspiring events for startups, corporates, investors and talents – the opportunity to explore the Viennese startup scene and to connect internationally. ViennaUP’20 will feature one of the most diverse and fastest-growing startup communities in Central Europe and bring inspiring....

Limitless conference by the female factor, at the Vienna'Up 2020 [May 14, 2020]

Calling all female founders, eager to accelerate their venture by learning more about decision-making, self-confidence and productivity! The limitless conference by the female factor is an international gathering bringing together 600+ women, packed with masterclasses and panels meant to equip them with the tools needed to hack their full potential and step up as the....

ESA Startup Competition [Apply by April 15, 2020]

The European Space Agency is calling on ambitious start-ups to join the new ESA Start-up Competition. This opportunity is open to entrepreneurs in all ESA Member States that are developing innovative services and/or products using space technology. The winners will be offered tailor-made ESA technical and business support in the development of their start-ups, within....

AU-EU Youth Cooperation Hub - Join the Digital Cluster! [Apply before March 6, 2020]

The Hub is an unprecedented approach to youth inclusion in the AU-EU partnership. Based on the Youth Agenda, with concrete ideas to address challenges affecting youth on both continents, 42 Young Experts from Africa and Europe are overseeing innovative projects funded by the EU and implemented by Civil Society Organisations. The Hub’s clusters cover 6....

Apply for the European Startup Prize for mobility [Apply until March 31st, 2020]

The European Startup Prize is one of the biggest awards in Europe for sustainable mobility initiatives. Dedicated to scaling up the 10 best startups in Europe each year, this is much more than just another startup award! For this third edition, we aim to continue our mission by revealing Europe’s future champions of sustainable mobility!....

Get your ticket for the World Summit Awards in Vienna [March 9-11, 2020]

HACK THE GAP - DIGITAL SOLUTIONS FOR A SUSTAINABLE WORLD PRESENTED IN VIENNA How can the rapid ICT development be leveraged to achieve the global UN SDG’s? And how can we find out who is already creating sustainable change worldwide? 45 social techpreneurs from over 25 countries present their creative adaptations of ICTs working towards....

Online cross-KIC course “Business Growth: Tackling the Scale-up Challenge” [Starting date : Feb 17, 2020]

New course by EIT, EIT Food and Cartezia has now opened for enrolment. This course was designed as part of X-KIC Human Capital and has examples relating to all KIC interest areas. The content of the course is based on the latest insights about scaling up, in particular the recently published ‘Scale Up Manual’ by....

Discount tickets for Techsylvania on June 22-23, 2020 in Romania [early bird until April 8]

  The event (June 22-23) consists of over 70 keynotes, panels, workshops, satellite events, executive roundtables, pitching and Q&A sessions. The highlights – Conference, Workshops, Exhibition & Startup Avalanche – are the foundation of your amazing journey and the others will define your experience.These are some standard options offered by the organizers : 1. Package....

1st policy hackathon by the European Innovation Council [Feb 27 2020]

The European Innovation Ecosystems Unit of the European Innovation Council at DG R&I is organising the first ever policy hackathon at the Directorate General of Research and Innovation (DG R&I) at the European Commission. The objective is to hack 2 major challenges that our societies face: 1.     How to get a carbon neutral city by 2030....

EIT Food Accelerator Network open call [Apply until March 10, 2020]

Have you applied to EIT FAN yet? The early bird discount giving you 100% off the application fee expires on 12 February!The EIT Food Accelerator Network is looking for the 60 most promising startups changing our food system to join the strongest agrifood accelerator programme that Europe has to offer. If you have already made first....

The Scaleup Fest on March 4, 2020 [Discount tickets until Feb 16]

As the 4th wave of successful VCs in CEE event series on scaling, co-organized with our great partners HVCA (Hungarian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association) and Absolvo, we scale to the next level on 4th March 2020 with “The Scaleup Fest”.We invite a bunch of international experience, case studies and success stories from VCs,....

The 2020 University-Industry Interaction Conference [9-11 June 2020] : Limited complimentary tickets available for EIT SMEs and Industry Partners

Attend the 2020 University-Industry Interaction Conference in Budapest This leading global event in the field of university-industry partnerships, entrepreneurial universities, and the future of higher education is organized this year in partnership with the Hungarian Ministry of Innovation and Technology. Date: 9-11 June 2020 Location: Budapest, Hungary (Budapest Congress Centre) University-business collaboration is crucial in....

EIB Institute Social Innovation Tournament [Apply until March 4, 2020]

The Social Innovation Tournament recognises and supports the best European social entrepreneurs. It promotes innovative ideas and rewards initiatives that contribute to creating social, ethical or environmental impact. Typically, it covers projects in the areas of education, healthcare, the environment, circular economy, inclusion, job creation, ageing and many more. This year is the 9th edition....

Circular economy Policy Officer internship - Dutch Embassy in Budapest [Apply by Feb 10, 2020]

The economic cluster at the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Budapest is looking for a Regional Policy Officer Circular Economy (full time). If you are a result-driven and flexible candidate and have a proven track record in international business development, you can send a motivation letter and CV in English to bdp@minbuza.nl,....

Public Consultation on Artificial Intelligence and Intellectual Property Policy

You are invited to participate in WIPO’s public consultation on artificial intelligence (AI) and intellectual property (IP) policy. The consultation is open to all interested parties through February 14, 2020. WIPO is aiming to create a shared understanding of the most pressing questions that are likely to face IP policymakers as AI increases in importance.....

Discounted tickets for EIT Alumni to attend EU-Startups Summit 2019 (expired)

We have negotiated a 20% discount for any EIT Alumni members who may want to attend the EU-Startups Summit 2019!

Open Access to JRC Research Infrastructures (expired)

An opportunity for EIT Alumni members to have free access to the JRC's excellent infrastructure of state-of the art research centres, laboratories and scientific testing sites.

Opportunity to attend 10-day summer school on A.I for Health (expired)

The forthcoming bioHealth Computing school on A.I. for Health, organized by the European Scientific Institute (ESI) in partnership with Université Grenoble-Alpes and with the support of EIT Health, offers a unique and transformational opportunity to broaden skills-sets in a range of fields including advanced research strategies, innovation & sustainable business planning, ethics and regulatory....

Exclusive 50% discount for EIT Alumni to attend Greentech Festival 2019 (expired)

The EIT Alumni are invited to this year's Greentech festival in Berlin!Where: Berlin Tempelhof. When: 23-25 May 2019

50% discount to attend Marie Curie Alumni's 'Researchers meet Innovators' event in Berlin (expired)

Receive a unique 50% discount to attend the MCAA Researchers meet Innovators event in Berlin

70% discount for EIT Community Startups to attend PODIM 2019 (expired)

Are you a start-up or company supported by the EIT Community? Are you an alumni of an EIT Business Creation or Acceleration programme? Our contacts at the PODIM Conference 2019 have offered us a huge reduction on their 'Attendee ticket' price - 70% off. This makes the ticket only 95 EUR! Where: Maribor, Slovenia When:....