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The Basque Energy Cluster and Oekoenergie (OEC) have gone on its first direct mission to Mexico (24-28 October) framed within the Reina Plus European Project, supporting the thirteen companies from ESCP REINA PLUS that participated in the European Commission's Low Carbon Business Action in Mexico and visiting the Green Expo, which was held those days in Mexico City. The first direct mission of the REINA PLUS European Project to one of this project's target countries has ended with great success in terms of attendance since 13 companies from the 4 Clusters forming this consortium have gone, namely 9 from the Basque Energy...
Date: 09/11/2016 - 12:11 | REINA PLUS
Basque companies gathered once again at INTERGUNE+, the Internationalisation Forum of the Basque Country organised by SPRI. It took place on 4 and 5 October at the BEC (Barakaldo) and was attended by a delegation from the Mexican Federal Electricity Commission (CFE), including Master Vladimir Sosa, Coordinator of the Electricity Sector Energy Savings Programme (PAESE), and Master Francisco María Cabeza, Charging Station Project Manager. During this reverse trade mission in the Basque Country, the mexican delegation had the chance to visit some of the most representative electromobility companies in the region...
Date: 02/11/2016 - 16:45 | REINA PLUS

Trade mission to China within EU4SportsCluster Alliance. This trade mission aims to introduce local companies and meet potential prospects. It will offer market study of sport in China, B2B meetings on demand, continuous and personalized follow-up with professionals on site after the mission. This will be a good opportunity for companies to acquier knowledge of the Chinese market, implement a bussiness development strategy and evaluate opportunities to develop business.
Date: 04/11/2016 - 14:00 | EU4SPORTSCLUSTERSALL
On the 16th of October, the Catalan Sport Cluster Indescat, Cluster Montagne and the European Platform for Sport Innovation (EPSI) along with 12 clusters over Europe joined Ms Bienkowska, Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry Entrepreneurship and SME’s on a three day visit to Iran - with the objective to promote the relationship between business and European SMEs and to establish international cooperation with Iranian clusters. The re-opened Iranian market is of relevance to clusters of a number of EU industry sector . Within the framework of the EU4SPORTCluster Alliance project, INDESCAT represented by Montse Centallas delivered a presentation on this project which is composed of five European Clusters in the Sport Sector. This European project is seeking to foster the internationalisation of European firms which still depend largely on their domestic markets despite the opportunities, offered by globalisation at large and also developing new value chains.
Date: 04/11/2016 - 11:24 | EU4SPORTSCLUSTERSALL
Within the framework of the European project EU4SportsClusters Alliance , coordinated by INDESCAT, we published a guide on EU funding for the sports sector. This guide intends to facilitate the identification and characteristics of the main EU funding programmes such as: COSME, ERASMUS+, HORIZION2020, ESIF and pilot actions funded by EACEA.
Date: 20/10/2016 - 09:52 | EU4SPORTSCLUSTERSALL

Latin America NRE mission is ready for boarding! The participants, VEGEPOLYS, INNOSKART, FEMAC and AGROCLUSTER, will arrive to Mexico Sunday the 6th November. The program will begin on Monday with the visit of Langebio, the National Laboratory of Genomics for Vegetal and Microbial Biodivesity. The following day, it is planned a visit to the Expo Agro Alimentaria in Irapuato. The Expo is the biggest exhibition in Mexico related to agriculture, horticulture and Agro industrial sector. Wednesday the 9th the partners will move to Guadalajara where they will meet the Agropark in Queretaro. Agropark is the High-Tech Greenhouse...
Date: 04/11/2016 - 11:29 | NATUREEF

Silicon Europe Worldwide

On October 26, Silicon Europe and the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) signed an MoU at SEMICON Europa in Grenoble. Both parties aim to further strengthen their cooperation in support of Taiwanese and European joint business and technological endeavours, particularly in the fields of micro- and nanoelectronics as well as Smart-X systems. Already two events in favour of this MoU were organised this year. Next to the European Innovation Week during COMPUTEX in Taipei (30.05.-03.06.), a Taiwan-Europe Forum and Business Matchmaking took place during SEMICON Europa in Grenoble (25.10. - 27.10.).
Date: 01/11/2016 - 14:31 | Silicon Europe Worldwide
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Date: 14/10/2016 - 06:40 | Silicon Europe Worldwide


The first meeting of GIVE partnership was held on 25th October in Belgrade, Serbia. The meeting was focused on discussion about the upcoming call under H2020, Cluster facilitated projects for new industrial value chain. The future project will create strong collaboration between ICT and Automotive industry in the region. The automotive clusters from Bulgaria and Serbia were invited to take part in the meeting. During the meeting 3 new clusters signed the MoU and became part of the GIVE partnership - Automotive Cluster Bulgaria, Automotive Cluster Serbia and ICT Cluster of Central Serbia.
Date: 26/10/2016 - 10:36 | GIVE

MOVE project was presented during the annual meeting of the Balkan and Black Sea ICT Clusters’ Network, Budva, Montenegro The annual meeting of the Balkan and Black Sea ICT Clusters’ Network was held on 28 – 30 September 2016 in Budva, Montenegro. Balkan and Black Sea ICT Clusters Network was launched in April 2014. The main goal of the Network is to create framework to intensify collaboration of ICT Clusters and ICT organizations in the Balkan and Black Sea region aiming to meet common challenges affecting business opportunities in the region. Members of the network are 20 ICT clusters and organizations from Albania,...
Date: 13/10/2016 - 09:44 | MOVE