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On 10th June, Bilbao hosted in the frame of the Reina PLUS project, the second Target Market Group meeting of North Africa , in which new collaboration opportunities for European companies in the North African energy sector were presented. The meeting was attended by 12 companies in the field of renewable energies and electrical grids.
Date: 28/06/2016 - 10:51 | REINA PLUS
6 months after the launch of the ReinaPLUS project, the second steering committee meeting was held in Bilbao, from 8 to 9 June 2016. The meeting was organized and hosted by the Basque Energy Cluster and was attended by 10 participants from the 4 Energy Clusters comprising the ReinaPLUS partnership. The main objective of the meeting of 8th June was to assess the project progress, including the Reina PLUS activities and actions carried out to date, and to plan the next activities to be carried out in the second half of 2016 and beginning of 2017. The second day, on the other hand, was devoted to technical visits to leading...
Date: 13/06/2016 - 18:43 | REINA PLUS
On 8 March in Brussels, Michel Catinat, Head of the Unit of Clusters, Social Economy and Entrepreneurship of the EC (as part of the Industry DG, DG GROW), gave the Managing Director of the Basque Energy Cluster, José Ignacio Hormaeche, the European Strategic Cluster Partnership for Innovation (ESCP4i label) award for the REINA PLUS European Cluster consortium.
Date: 07/06/2016 - 16:26 | REINA PLUS
On 18th May, Bilbao hosted in the frame of the Reina PLUS project, the Target Market Group meeting of Mexico , in which new collaboration opportunities for European companies in the Mexican energy sector were presented. The meeting was attended by more than 20 companies of the Low Carbon sector.
Date: 07/06/2016 - 15:53 | REINA PLUS

A face-to-face training session dedicated to cluster staff will take place at the end of June in France. Experts will train MOVE clusters' staff on design and innovation thinking in order to foster co-creative intelligence and enable participants to apply innovative solutions in their clusters. This will be a useful tool to animate their clusters. If you want to know more about this 2-days training, consult the program herein attached. Does your cluster want to join us for this training session? contact us at
Date: 21/06/2016 - 18:02 | MOVE

The bioXclusters PLUS partnership, formed by the 4 European healthcare clusters – Biocat (Catalonia, Spain), BioM (Bavaria, Germany), bioPmed (Piedmont, Italy) and Lyonbiopole (Auvergne-Rhone Alpes, France) and supported by the EU’s COSME Programme, have signed a business development agreement with South Australian organisations at BIO International Convention 2016 in San Francisco on June 8th. The agreement aims at helping in a reciprocal way fast-track business results for SMEs and propose common solutions regarding landing in the concerned markets. The bioXclusters PLUS partnership gathers more than 3,300 SMEs,...
Date: 17/06/2016 - 15:25 | bioXclusters plus

The FEMAC, on behalf of NATUREEF participated in the first meeting organized by the Low Carbon Mexico, in San Luis Potosi on 8 and 9 June, with the aim of exploring business opportunities in the field on Natural Resoruces Technologies and the sector low Carbon emissions. Its Cluster Manager Enric Pedrós, met with Mexican companies pig and bovine livestock sector, interested in companies that specialize in designing biodigestors for generating heat and power from waste organic farming.Members of Natureef consortium will participate in the event in October 2016, celebrated in Mexico DF. LOW CARBON is funded by the European...
Date: 17/06/2016 - 15:01 | NATUREEF

5th EPSI conference: an exciting forum to promote the EU4SportsClusters Alliance project On June 6th and 7th 2016, the European Platform for Sports Innovation (EPSI), the Dutch Sports & Technology Cluster and Flanders' Bike Valley, hosted the 5th European Platform for Sport Innovation Conference : “Crossing borders: innovation for economic and social impact”. The conference was organised with the support of the Dutch Government, as part of the Dutch EU presidency 2016 and in partnership with Enterprise Europe Network, Easy-Imp, EU4SportsClusters Alliance, European Strategic Cluster Partnership and Sport Innovator...
Date: 16/06/2016 - 10:28 | EU4SPORTSCLUSTERSALL


Mr. Peter Statev chairman of ICT Cluster and Mr. Filip Stoyanovic have participated in the EU ICT Clusters Delegation to Taiwan for the European Innovation Week at the Taipei Computex where they met many European and Asian Clusters and companies.
Date: 10/06/2016 - 13:12 | GIVE

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Europe’s leading bioeconomy clusters now working together as 3BI October 2015 EFIB, Brussels, 28th October 2015 – t he leading bioeconomy clusters in the Netherlands, France, the UK and Germany have today joined forces as the 3BI intercluster – Brokering Bio-Based Innovation. Their goal is to support European companies to access important new markets based on renewable raw materials successfully. 3BI is a strategic European partnership that builds on the complementary strengths of four regional innovation clusters: Biobased Delta, BioEconomy, BioVale and Industries & Agro Ressources (IAR). All four clusters use...
Date: 08/06/2016 - 15:34 | 3BI