Application

Important dates:

The call will be open from May 2nd to 31st at 19.00 CET
France 19:00 . Spain 19:00 . Portugal 18:00

Communication of Results: June 2017

In order to participate in RYME+ please register here

Please be sure that you agree with the Regulation of RYME+.

If you have any doubt about the call please contact RYME+ partners here

Benefits

With RYME+ selected companies will have access to the following benefits:

International networking RYME+ will give you access to an international network of support. Through the web platform you can interact with innovative SMEs from other countries and make contact with RYME+ partners that can help you find the most suitable commercial partner for your company.

Mentoring RYME+ will give you access to a network of international mentors that will guide you through every step of the internationalisation process.

Commercial Preparation RYME+ will help you to prepare your company commercially, giving advice and recommendations for successfully affording an internationalization process.

Training in foreign markets RYME+ will provide training in legal requirements, tax frameworks, cultural barriers, funding, etc. to guarantee you the best entry into every market.

Speed meetings RYME+ will help you accelerate the interaction with other innovative companies through the arrangement of multilateral speed meetings.

Trade and benchmarking missions RYME+ will give you the chance to go on trade missions to Brazil, United States of America and Uruguay or on a benchmarking mission to Israel with the purpose of transferring good practices of entrepreneurship and technology development.

Eligibility

RYME+ is going to help innovative companies which fulfil the 5 eligibility criteria:

Country

RYME+ will support companies from the SUDOE territory: France, Portugal, and Spain.


Region

RYME + will help companies located in the following Regions:

  • France: Nouvelle-Aquitaine
  • Portugal: Norte, Centro, Lisboa, Alentejo, Algarve
  • Spain: Galicia, Asturias, Cantabria, País Vasco, Navarra, La Rioja, Aragón, Castilla y León, Castilla-La Mancha, Extremadura, Cataluña, Comunidad de Madrid, Comunidad Valenciana, Andalucía, Murcia, Ceuta, Melilla, Islas Baleares


Company's Size

RYME+ will provide support on the internationalisation process of innovative SMEs:
Micro enterprises

  • employs fewer than 10 people and whose annual turnover and/or annual balance sheet total does not exceed EUR 2 million
Small enterprises
  • employs fewer than 50 people and whose annual turnover and/or annual balance sheet total does not exceed EUR 10 million
Medium enterprises
  • employs fewer than 250 people and which have an annual turnover not exceeding EUR 50 million, and/or an annual balance sheet total not exceeding EUR 43 million.


Sector of activity

RYME+ will support companies that are on, at least, one of the following sectors of activity:

  • Health&Welfare
  • Energy, materials and industrial sustainability
  • Smart-Cities
  • ICT and Creative Industries

Target Markets

RYME+ will help you to get to the following foreign countries:
Brazil, France, Israel, Portugal, Spain, The United States of America and Uruguay.

Regulation

Please check the full regulation of RYME+ here

If you have any doubt about the project please contact RYME+ partners