Steinbeis-Europa-Zentrum – your path to innovation in Europe
Steinbeis-Europa-Zentrum (SEZ), was established in 1990 as an operational unit of the European Commissioner of the Minister of Economic Affairs, Labour, and Housing Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Its primary objective is to support research and innovation organizations and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from Baden-Württemberg with European funding programmes.
Based in Stuttgart and Karlsruhe, SEZ is a part of an international Steinbeis network with over 1,100 Steinbeis transfer companies and 6,000 experts. Over the past 30 years, SEZ has established itself as one of the world’s best suppliers of specific expertise and technology transfer. As a partner in the Enterprise Europe Network, an initiative of EC operating within about 600 organizations in over 60 countries, it helps small enterprises take advantage of the unique and diverse business possibilities offered by the European Single Market.