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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
Merinova, within the framework of REINA PLUS and with the cooperation of FINPRO Finland and Ministery of Economy and Employment, succeeded again in the organization of the AFRICA ENERGY FORUM on 21st of September 2016, in Helsinki. The event gathered over 130 participants from the private and public energy sector. Its focus was on inviting relevant key actors mainly from the private sectors from the following target markets: Morocco (attendance: 1 company), Algeria (3 companies), Tunisia (3 companies and 1 organization), Namibia (1 company) and Tanzania (2 visitors). The general focus of the AFRICA ENERGY FORUM was...
Date: 13/10/2016 - 09:03 | REINA PLUS
250 participants representing 150 different clusters from 30 European countries met in Warsaw for the 4th Cluster Matchmaking Conference the 19th and 20th of September 2016. The annual cluster-to-cluster matchmaking conference provides a forum for developing ideas for international collaboration. The participants found the keynotes and learnings from other clusters inspirational. Nevertheless, as with the previous three conferences, there was a general agreement that matchmaking is a very important part of the event. The matchmaking sessions are like speed dating, where participants have 20 minutes to find out if they...
Date: 13/10/2016 - 07:47 | REINA PLUS

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
Silicon Europe Worldwide is currently preparing a fact finding mission to the North East region of the US. The mission is planned from November 13th till November 18th. The project team will meet several organisations and visit representative institutions in Albany and Rochester. Ultimate goal is to prepare for a company mission to be organised in the course of 2017.
Date: 12/10/2016 - 14:51 | 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

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

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

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In 2012 the packaging cluster Packbridge in Sweden started the conference Top Packaging Summit by Packbridge. During those few years this conference has grown to become one of the most important in Europe. Last time over 300 persons attended and nearly 50 companies exhibited. This year Top Packaging Summit by Packbridge is held on the 18th and 19th of October in Malmö in the very south of Sweden. It´s two-day inspirational meeting place for forward thinking guaranteed to open your mind, fuel your thoughts and inspire you to think new. During the conference, participants can take part in stimulating presentations and panel...
Date: 06/10/2016 - 15:51 | AdPack