INNOVATIVE SME

EURIX is an INNOVATIVE SME

Definition of INNOVATIVE SME (d.l. 3/2015)

Innovative SMEs can be identified by at least two of the following criteria:

  1. at least 3% of either the company’s expenses or its turnover (the largest value is considered) can be attributed to R&D activities;
  2. at least 1/5 of the total workforce are PhD students, PhD holders or researchers; alternatively, 1/3 of the total workforce must hold a Master’s degree;
  3. the enterprise is the holder, depositary or licensee of a registered patent (industrial property) or the owner of a program for original registered computers.