Switzerland

The Enterprise Europe Network was launched in February 2008 by the European Commission. It is co-financed under COSME (Competitiveness of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises) - an EU funding programme designed to encourage the competitiveness of European enterprises. The Swiss network partners are financed by the Swiss government:

  • Euresearch (Innovation & Technology support and R&D/H2020 support) by the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI)
  • Switzerland Global Enterprise (Business support) by the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO)

  

SERI -State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation

The State Secretariat for Education and Research SERI within the Federal Department of Home Affairs is the federal government's specialised agency for national and international matters concerning general and university education, research and space.

 

SECO - State Secretariat for Economic Affairs

The SECO is the Confederation's competence centre for all core issues relating to economic policy.