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Space2IDGO, a reference in exporting European space innovation for ground solutions Space2IDGO, the fast-track internationalization project (January 2018 – March 2020), has contributed to boost European space service providers and application developers’ access beyond Europe. The project, with a duration of 27 months, is co-funded by the the European Union’s COSME Programme. The project has selected 13 European SMEs to export in 5 third countries. Space2IDGO has consolidated the ambitions to go international stronger and faster by proposing an innovative support towards SMEs willing to go international, helping to...
Date: 30/03/2020 - 09:38 | SPACE2IDGO
Corallia and Aerospace Valley clusters, two SPACE2IDGO members were in Bogota the 15th and 16th of January 2020 to make the signature of MoU with Colombian stakeholders concrete. The project has signed an agreement with the Associacion Colombiana de Productores Aerospaciales (ACOPAER) that focus on developping bilateral activities between the SPACE2IDGO partnership and the ACOPAER members. The Associacion Colombiana de Productores Aerospaciales aims to promote the integration, development, growth and organisation of the Colombian aerospace industry, representing its members in front of the Government, the national and...
Date: 30/01/2020 - 13:50 | SPACE2IDGO
The SPACE2IDGO consortium has reached a new step this week in signing a MoU with Fundacion Eurochile based in Santiago de Chile. With the support of Eurochile, SPACE2IDGO brought 4 European SMEs in Chile with a 4 days meetings agenda. We met institutional, research and academic centers as well as companies working in the field of Space, Agriculture and Energy.
Date: 22/01/2020 - 19:37 | SPACE2IDGO

KETs4Dual-Use (K4DU) partnership has carried out its third - and last - fact-finding mission to Singapore between 10 and 12 February 2020. The delegation arrived to Singapore at the moment when authorities raised the "Disease Outbreak Response System Condition" (DORSCON) due to the COVID-19 virus from yellow to orange (level 3 out of 4). The delegates were therefore able to witness in person an impeccable organisation and processes put in place by the authorities, which enabled them to heavily reduce the impact of COVID-19. Singapore has the largest defence expenditure in the South East Asian region and has allocated $15...
Date: 19/03/2020 - 16:47 | EU KETs4Dual-Use
KETs4Dual-Use (K4DU) partnership has carried out its second fact-finding mission to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) between 13 and 15 January 2020. The country ranks among the top 15 defence spenders in the world and the defence expenditure as a proportion of GDP has remained comparatively high in recent years in response to various threats and events in the region. UAE’s 2016 defence expenditures stood at approximately $23.4 billion, while it is projected that the country’s defence expenditure will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.5% to value $31.8 billion by 2021. In November 2019 the UAE authorities...
Date: 23/01/2020 - 11:51 | EU KETs4Dual-Use

On February 2 nd , 2020, a delegation of 16 agrifood experts of universities and companies from the state Kentucky visited the Foodvalley office in Wageningen. During their visit the delegation got a clearer understanding of the Foodvalley ecosystem, start-up support and international collaborations. This interactive pitch event also included time for 4 pitches of European AgTech companies to explain more about smart & digital technologies in horticulture and agriculture. For both the European start-ups as well as the delegation from the USA the pitch session was very valuable and a great way to get new insights in...
Date: 19/02/2020 - 09:08 | NF4
On August 27th, Wagralim, coordinator of the New frontiers in food COSME consortium organised a HLAB in Belgium with Walloon regional authorities, Wagralim’s board and companies. The international strategy was discussed, and the conclusion is to go deeper within the NF4 EEIG. The ambition is to go overseas together, continue our collaboration in targeted market and enforce our relations with existing overseas partners. Another point is to stimulate innovation collaborations within Europe.
Date: 20/12/2019 - 09:23 | NF4

Isabelle Tovena, Head of international and European affairs at the ALPHA-RLH cluster, provides insights on EU-Cananda collaboration, empowered by the CETA.
Date: 07/02/2020 - 09:40 | PIMAP Partnership


Date: 14/01/2020 - 11:44 | GIVE

The MAGIA (Medtech Alliance for Global Internationalisation) project, co-funded by the European Union’s COSME programme is coming to an end on December 31 st , 2019. Altogether the 4 clusters partners, BioPmed, Biowin, Life Science Nord and Lyonbiopole are proud of these 2-year intense collaboration, bringing great partnerships across the oceans in particular in China and in the US. The partners have worked alongside with their SMEs’ ecosystems to search for the best tools and ways to go international in the very competitive environment of the medical technologies industry. These deployed actions are only the 1 st steps...
Date: 20/12/2019 - 14:08 | MAGIA