The Knowledge and Innovation Communities of the European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) are partnerships that bring together businesses, research centres and universities. They allow:
- innovative products and services to be developed in every area imaginable, including climate change, healthy living and active ageing,
- new companies to be started,
- a new generation of entrepreneurs to be trained.
The goals of EIT Health are:
- strengthening healthcare systems in Europe,
- promoting better health of citizens,
- contributing to a sustainable health economy in Europe.