How can Konnekto help you?

Grant audit
Together with you, we identify potential grants that match your business strategy and activities.
Grant guidance
During the grant process, we guide you from preparing for evaluation interviews to analysing the final decisions.
Grant submission
We write quality grant projects that maximise the chances of a successful award.
Project management
During the follow-up of a grant project, we prepare interim and final reports for you, as well as provide project administration.

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    Konnekto provides grant advice on

    Innovation

    • Are you planning to develop innovative products or services?
    • Are there technological challenges and risks involved that could cause the investment to be high?
    • Will the innovative development gain new knowledge?
    • Is your company possibly open to collaborating with other companies, universities or knowledge institutions to deepen innovation knowledge?
    • Will the innovation lead to additional employment? During development and later in commercialization?

    Several regional and European grants exist to encourage research and development for start-ups, SMEs and large companies alike.

    HR

    • Are you planning training to increase the knowledge of your employees?
    • Do you wish to redesign your organizational structure?
    • Are you about to make strategic hires?

    Various subsidizing bodies incentivize companies for this purpose.

    Investments

    • Is your company planning significant investments in the coming years? (minimum 1M EUR investment)
    • Is this investment aimed at introducing a new product, service or process?
    • Or is the investment innovative for the industry?
    • Does the innovation product or service have an international market?
    • Is additional employment targeted with the investment?

    VLAIO’s Strategic Transformation Support (STS) allows both SMEs and large enterprises to obtain 8% to 10% investment subsidies.

    Sustainability

    • Are you planning investments in sustainable and/or ecological technologies?
    • Are you trying to gain a competitive advantage for your company by investing in the sustainable economy?
    • Are you active in working out new technologies, methods or business models to address climate challenges?

    Calls are regularly launched from Flanders and from Europe to encourage sustainability and ecological initiatives.

    Internationalizing

    • Are you planning with your business to enter new markets?
    • Do you need strategic advice or market research in the process?
    • Do you conduct prospecting trips abroad?
    • Is your company exhibiting at international trade shows?
    • Do you wish to develop or translate your digital international commercial business communications?
    • Are there plans to establish a prospecting office?

    For SMEs and large enterprises, there are many initiatives that support exporting goods and services.

    References

    We already helped the following companies with their grant applications:
    Bright Energy
    UCLL Hogeschool
    Bizzcontrol
    Citymesh
    Lineas
    Daikin
    Arkane
    EXIE
    Finipur
    Stad Aalst
    UGent
    Dewaele vastgoed groep
    Ikologik
    Voestalpine
    EEG Group
    Trotec
    NGrave
    Takeda
    Sterck
    Hogeschool Gent
    Youpower
    Secure Code Warrior
    Get Driven
    Unifiedpost Group
    Medec International
    Brussels Airport Company
    Connectify
    Decontex
    eauzon
    Codifly