The Knowledge4Innovation platform organises the 11th European Innovation Summit in the European Parliament in Brussels on 3-6 February 2020. 

Investing in research and innovation are important for Europe’s future. The European Commission has set a new level of ambition to deepen Europe’s innovation capability, provide lasting prosperity and preserve Europe's global competitiveness.

Under the heading 'Implementing Horizon Europe: from policy to impact", this edition focuses on the work of the European Partnerships and Missions under the headings of ‘Digital Transformation’, ‘Greening’ and ‘Innovation’. The participants will also discuss issues related to the shaping of the final set of European Partnerships, internationalization, the future of the EIT KICs including their role in strengthening innovation ecosystems.

The summit starts with a press briefing on 'Why we need a substantial budget increase in Horizon Europe', organised prior to the Opening Ceremony on 3 February at 17:00.