The ELAN PROGRAMME (European and Latin American Business Services and Innovation) is a European Union (EU) initiative that seeks to increase and diversify the EU economic presence in Latin America, by meeting the Latin American demand for knowledge and innovative technology. ELAN also aims to boost the opportunities that both markets offer for European and Latin American SMEs, through two interdependent strategies:
European and Latin American Business Services (ELAN Biz):
Whose main objective is to provide up-to-date and comprehensive information services to European SMEs interested in doing business in strategic Latin American countries.
European & Latin American Technology Based Business Network (ELAN Network):
Whose main purpose is to generate technology-based business opportunities between European and Latin American SMEs.
Welcome to the Elan Network!
The ELAN Network is a space for collaboration, co-generation and development of technology based business opportunities between Europe and Latin America. It brings together key European and Latin American research and innovation actors (R&I), who promote technology based transformation processes and economic growth, in order to:
ELAN Network will be organising networking events to generate Technology Based Business Opportunities in:
With a special focus on the these sectors:
The ELAN Network: an engine that drives the co-generation of technology-based business opportunities between Europe and Latin America.