KIC-Europe is the first Research & Innovation Centre in Brussels to develop an integrated cooperation and to build a large network in research and innovation between Korea and the EU, opening opportunities for Korean startups and SMEs to expand into European markets by providing strategic solutions and networking. Our aims are to help government-funded research institutes, Korean universities and other organisations in order to encourage participation in international joint research projects and cooperation activities.
Innovation Cooperation for Korean Startups and SMEs
Entrepreneurial ecosystem, rich with resources and creative stimulus.
Technology transfer. Deliver de-risked product. Commercialise products, services and business models.
Business Acceleration & Incubation Services
Define your business’s strategy for growth. Unleash the talent of your team. Unlock your capacity for innovation.
H2020 & Other Funding Opportunities
SME Instrument. COSME. Eureka-Eurostars. Experienced professionals will help your company access public funding.
Access To Capital For Entrepreneurs
Bootstrapping. Bank loans. Equity investment. We help you identify what type of finance is right for you and how best to secure it.
Brokerage Events For Cross-Border Collaboration
Exclusive workshops. Venture days. Masterclasses. Access to industry insights and world-class support from partners and corporates.
STARTUPS & SMEs
KIC-Europe operates in three main areas: it ensures a complete business infrastructure for Korean enterprises seeking expansion to Europe. Likewise, our centre provides services to help European companies expanding into the markets of Korea and Asia through its extensive international network and local experts. Through its own network of early-stage investors and business partners seeking EU and local subsidies, KIC-Europe also traces new routes to funding and investment for early stage companies or SMEs in expansion.