The Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) started its activities on 1 January 2014 in order to implement the following EU programmes:
  • Connecting Europe Facility (CEF)
  • Parts of Horizon 2020 – Smart, green and integrated transport + Secure, clean and efficient energy
  • Legacy programmes: TEN-T and Marco Polo 2007-2013
INEA's main objective is to increase the efficiency of the technical and financial management of the programmes it manages.

Mission and objectives

Support the European Commission, project promoters and stakeholders by providing expertise and high quality of programme management to infrastructure, research and innovation projects  in the fields of transport, energy and telecommunications, and to promote synergies between these activities, to benefit economic growth and EU citizens.