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European companies are getting ready to visit the USA next week! A cohort of 14 agfood SMEs will visit the USA during the NF4 Innovation Tour from March 18th-22nd. During the Innovation Tour, the delegation will visit Chicago and San Francisco and participate in matchmaking, a company visit, information sessions, B2B meetings and the Future Food Tech conference. These activities are organised by the NF4 consortium in collaboration with Chicagoland Food & Beverage , FaB Wisconsin , SALVEO group and Future Food Tech . Meet the participating companies at one of the events or read the company profiles at the New Frontiers...
Date: 13/03/2019 - 14:56 | NF4
European Cleantech Internationalization Initiative - EC2i ; Mobility Goes International-in Action – MobiGoIn - Action ; European Strategic Cluster Partnership for Advanced Smart Packaging - AdPack² and New Frontiers in Food-Fast Forward - NF4 signed a Memorandum of Understanding in order to share resources, good practices and lessons learned for boosting the internationalisation and support of innovation uptakes primarily to Chinese and US American markets. The collaboration of these partnerships started on the kick-off meeting in October 2018 during the official meeting of European ESCPs in Brussels organized by the...
Date: 11/03/2019 - 15:03 | NF4
European Cleantech Internationalization Initiative - EC2i ; Mobility Goes International-in Action – MobiGoIn - Action ; European Strategic Cluster Partnership for Advanced Smart Packaging - AdPack² and New Frontiers in Food-Fast Forward - NF4 signed a Memorandum of Understanding in order to share resources, good practices and lessons learned for boosting the internationalisation and support of innovation uptakes primarily to Chinese and US American markets. The collaboration of these partnerships started on the kick-off meeting in October 2018 during the official meeting of European ESCPs in Brussels organized by the...
Date: 11/03/2019 - 15:03 | NF4
A new initiative from Brazil, The Food Tech Hub, visited New Frontiers in Food Fast Forward (NF4) and FoodvalleyNL, the food innovation cluster based in The Netherlands. The Food Tech Hub board presented the new cluster and its ambitions during an interactive meeting on February 19th at the FoodvalleyNL office in Wageningen, The Netherlands. The Food Tech Hub Brazil( http://foodtechhub.com.br/ ) is aiming to stimulate food innovation in Brazil and for Brazilian companies. The main pillars are focussed on the University of Sao Carlos (UFSCar) and the Institue of Food Technology ITAL. The Food Tech Hub is open for...
Date: 08/03/2019 - 06:16 | NF4

OPTITEC, as the project coordinator, had the privilege to host the first regional outreach workshop of the KETs4Dual-Use partnership on 6 March 2019 in Marseilles, France. Besides becoming familiar with project activities and the support it provides to European dual-use actors, participants also had the opportunity to discover the results of the ecosystems mapping and survey carried out in the first month of the project. Representatives of partner organisations Anu Eslas ( Estonian Defense Industry Association ), Laure Quintin ( Minalogic ) and Anders Laustsen ( CenSec - Center for Defence, Space & Security )...
Date: 12/03/2019 - 09:13 | EU KETs4Dual-Use

The IDEEO workshop on Earth Observation & International Market Development Opportunities & Challenges was held in Brussels on the 7 th of March 2019. The Scotland House at round point 6 proved to a be a charming location for this informative day. EARSC’s Secretary General Geoff Sawyer opened the workshop and introduced the host of the workshop; Rory Donnelly. The event organised by EARSC focused on the challenge of expanding the European earth observation market outside the EU, and had a particular focus on the tools available also for individual companies in the industry to do so. The event’s 50 attendee...
Date: 08/03/2019 - 15:28 | IDEEO

The MAGIA partners are glad to announce the publication of their international market studies. The second study concerns the US Medtech Industry. For the four clusters partners these studies are vital element, as they build the first information basis for their SMEs in order to better understand and, subsequently, make an assessment on their opportunities in the target market. China and the US, both countries selected by the SMEs’ groups, not only differ greatly from each other, but also from the European countries of origin of the SMEs. Regulatory requirements, access to health care providers, and reimbursement systems...
Date: 04/03/2019 - 13:40 | MAGIA
The MAGIA partners are glad to announce the publication of their international market studies. The first study concerns the Chinese Medtech Industry. For the four clusters partners these studies are vital element, as they build the first information basis for their SMEs in order to better understand and, subsequently, make an assessment on their opportunities in the target market. China and the US, both countries selected by the SMEs’ groups, not only differ greatly from each other, but also from the European countries of origin of the SMEs. Regulatory requirements, access to health care providers, and reimbursement...
Date: 04/03/2019 - 13:35 | MAGIA

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European Cleantech Internationalization Initiative - EC2i ; Mobility Goes International-in Action – MobiGoIn - Action ; European Strategic Cluster Partnership for Advanced Smart Packaging - AdPack² and New Frontiers in Food-Fast Forward - NF4 signed a Memorandum of Understanding in order to share resources, good practices and lessons learned for boosting the internationalisation and support of innovation uptakes primarily to Chinese and US American markets. The collaboration of these partnerships started on the kick-off meeting in October 2018 during the official meeting of European ESCPs in Brussels organized by the...
Date: 04/03/2019 - 13:35 | AdPack²

The EU funded SpaceWave project has finalised its Internationalisation Strategy which aims to optimise Europe’s full potential of the use of Earth Observation technologies in Blue Growth. The Internationalisation Strategy covers a timescale of 5 years (2017-2022) and aims to establish SpaceWave as the reference point and gateway for Europe for Earth Observation applications in Blue Growth industries. Through collaborative working with cluster partners and key technology providers, the project has identified the most promising EO technologies and the most appropriate European and International stakeholders, clusters and...
Date: 01/03/2019 - 15:45 | SpaceWave

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