The European Office of Cyprus (EOC) is a non-profit, non-governmental organisation based in Nicosia (Cyprus) with representation offices in Brussels and in Athens. Today, EOC counts 33 members (all the public and private universities of Cyprus, 5 public universities from Greece, main municipalities from Cyprus and 1 from Greece, the Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus, a number of research institutes and VET centres, as well as the business and industry community in Cyprus). EOC provides inclusive information on EU legislation, advisory services on EU policies and programmes (grants and contracts) on education and training, research and innovation, as well as trans-national partnership opportunities for education, research and innovation projects. EOC Brussels office collaborates with more than 250 regional representation offices and with European sectoral networks and with more than 140 universities. In addition, EOC is member of the Enterprise Europe Network – Cyprus, providing integrated support services to Cypriot enterprises wanting to invest in entrepreneurship, knowledge, research, technology and innovation. Area of expertise in the field of Research and Innovation (renewable energy, health, agriculture - food, water, ICT, SSH), education, cultural heritage, regional policy, tourism and SMEs.