The European Platform for Sport Innovation is an accelerator of innovation in the area of physical activity/sport, related to leisure, transport, education, tourism environment, construction, and health in Europe. EPSI strives for a more innovation-friendly environment to stimulate business development and social wellbeing.
OUR THREE PILLARS
LOBBYING & EDUCATION
We know the importance of investing in sports. Catering to your specfic needs, we advocate for you to:
- Influence policy makers at European, National, Regional and Municipal level to increase political attention towards sport and physical activity;
- Increase public investments into sport.
AMONG OUR LOBBYING RESULTS:
EPSI aims to create, coordinate, manage or advise European, National, or regional projects with dedicated financial investments:
- TOP DOWN APPROACH. EPSI circulates a list of all relevant Call for Proposals for the sport sector, giving members the chance to:
- Select the most suitable call for proposal
- Elaborate their innovative project idea
- Identify the partners they would like to work with.
- BOTTOM-UP APPROACH. EPSI requests members to submit their innovative project ideas through a concept note format, scans and examines the available calls so as to find the match and finance the innovation idea.
DISCOVER OUR FUNDRAISING RESULTS
EPSI facilitates business creation among its members based on their strategic development agendas and facilitating members match-making through:
- Online meetings
- In person events
- Enterprise Europe Network