The EIT Digital Budapest Node is a consortium of two local universities - namely, Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) and Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME) - and their leading industrial partners (consortial partners: Ericsson Hungary, Magyar Telekom, OTP, MTA-SZTAKI, E-Group, evopro); and cooperating partner is Cisco Systems Hungary.
The group is supported by ELTE-Soft Nonprofit Ltd.
A unique feature of the EIT Digital Budapest Node is that it builds on the innovative potential of the dynamically developing Hungarian SMEs and startups. To help them maximize their potential, it has recently created a platform of Hungarian SMEs and reinforced its innovation management and business accelerator activities.
The EIT Digital Hungary is the only partner of the pan-European organisation which is located in the Central and Eastern European region.