Open call: business development, innovation and internationalisation support for technology-based companies

Important | 2021-04-08

KTU together with LINPRA (Lithuanian Association of Engineering Industry) invites you to participate in the following Call of Interest to SMEs and Start-ups, as part of our Gazelle Accelerator programme, business acceleration activity of EIT Manufacturing.

This Call of Interest is looking for promising SMEs and start-ups who will answer to challenges that manufacturing companies have expressed in the following industry 4.0 technologies:

  • Analytics & Artificial Intelligence
  • Internet of Things
  • Simulation & Virtual Reality
  • Collaborative and mobile industrial robots
  • Agile Manufacturing applications

Gazelle Accelerator will encourage, as well, proposals that are focused on providing solutions in these and other technologies, to help industries to face economic impact, and accommodation of new emerging-tech-enabled business models, due to coronavirus outbreak.

Gazelle Accelerator aims at supporting existing technology-based companies, SMEs and start-ups, by accelerating their international business and innovation capacities.

Selected SMEs and start-ups will benefit from a programme that includes activities that go from business coaching with experts, access to finance, market access; to facilitating business development in other European countries.

Call for interests will be opened until May 5th, 2021.

Participate in the Call of Interest and Pitch your solution to corporates from 31st of May to 28th of June, 2021.

Information of the call and the application form you will find here:

Do not miss this opportunity!

Contact person: Dr Aušra Rūtelionė, e-mail:; T: +370 68646757