Vision2020 is an Open Innovation platform for research organisations & companies participating in the 'Horizon 2020' EU funding programme

The EU's Horizon 2020 programme has an €80 billion budget to fund thousands of research & innovation projects worldwide. Vision2020 connects leading research institutions to innovating businesses around the world, so that together they can access Horizon 2020 funding to deliver pioneering projects. Vision2020 is powered by the Crowdhelix collaboration platform.


Members' Platform

Any employee of a Vision2020 member can sign up to the Crowdhelix platform to receive collaboration opportunities:

Horizon 2020

  • Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU research and innovation programme ever, with €80 billion of funding available.
  • Horizon 2020 is open to any organisation, anywhere in the world.
  • International teams of research organisations and companies are awarded funds to carry out cutting-edge projects.

Our Network

    • Vision2020 is a collaboration platform open to any organisation with the ambition to succeed in Horizon 2020. 
    • Vision2020 hosts communities called "Helixes" that act as a focus for collaborations on a particular research area.
    • Online collaboration is facilitated by the purpose-built Crowdhelix Open Innovation platform.
    • Each Helix also holds topic-focused events and acts as an international platform for launching successful proposals.
    • Vision2020 also runs network-wide events to connect researchers, companies, funding experts, and EU representatives.
    • Subscription fees apply - contact us to discuss how Vision2020 can help your organisation succeed in Horizon 2020.

    Our Members

    • For a full list of Vision2020 members, including our 170+ SME members, please see our dedicated Members page.

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    Our Helixes

    Vision2020 currently hosts eight active communities of researchers and companies that work together in "Helixes" focused on a Horizon 2020 topic area. Vision2020's Helixes are hosted on the purpose-built Crowdhelix collaboration platform. We intend to launch more Helixes in the coming months, so please check our Twitter feed and events page for regular updates.