Benefits for SME

Benefits for small and medium enterprises (SMEs)

  • Support in developing transnational innovative business cases and forming innovation collaborations of SMEs
    • Online company search engine to find the right competences and partners for joint transnational innovative projects
    • Themed and targeted transnational B2B-meetings to meet cooperation partners from the UK, Germany, Denmark, Belgium and the Netherlands
  • Securing the work force
    • Developing an innovative European MBA course on “Wind Management” tailored to the needs of employees from SMEs
    • Supporting SMEs to improve staff recruitment
    • Educational packages for schools to increase the knowledge of and interest in offshore wind as a potential career option
  • Improved access to supporting infrastructure
    • Mapping of European test-infrastructure and concepts for improved access for SMEs
    • Recommendations for cost-efficient cooperation opportunities in harbors and shared logistics facilities
  • Securing acceptance and support
    • Communication of the benefits and achievements of the European Offshore Wind sector to different target groups and business partners