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Last week, the New Frontiers in Food Fast Forward (NF4) delegation visited the SIAL China in Shanghai, which is the largest Food Innovation event in Asia. During this exhibition the European companies had meetings with international food companies, agents, importers and other stakeholders to generate and investigate new business and innovation collaboration opportunities in China. The Dutch and French participants in the NF4 Innovation Tour to China also participated in a network reception of the Dutch agricultural Embassy, courteously organized and hosted by the Dutch Agrofood Counsellor Henk Stigter, and a network...
Date: 27/05/2019 - 06:58 | NF4
Last week, a group of European SME’s participated in the New Frontiers in Food Fast Forward (NF4) Innovation Tour to China. The tour started with visit to Xiamen (Fujian) where Foodvalley China , in collaboration with NF4, organized a seminar about Food business in China to gain insights in the market, interact and explore new business opportunities. Watch a short video of this meeting here ! Read more about the experience of the European companies in China on .
Date: 22/05/2019 - 14:51 | NF4

Third regional outreach workshop of KETs4Dual-Use project, hosted by CenSec , took place on 7 May 2019 in the framework of Electronics of Tomorrow trade-fair in Herning. During a guided tour by Danish colleagues Poul-Erik Hansen and Anders Laustsen, the consortium partners had a chance to discover a vibrant ecosystem active in the field of dual-use. Start-ups with innovative solutions for cyber-security ( SecuriOT ) and drone sectors, SME leader in the field of small sats Gomspace , mid-caps specialists in connectivity ODU and Hubner+Suhner and academia actors managing technology transfer Danish National Space Institute...
Date: 22/05/2019 - 12:28 | EU KETs4Dual-Use

Last of of May Iin Barcelona,we took advantage of the Beauty Connecting Business event to sign our parternship agreement, in a vibrant perspective to continue working together in the future. We took advantage of the Beauty Connnecting Business organized by our partner Beauty Cluster Barcelona to present key project results and internationalization services offer to a large audience : 80 SMEs from 8 countries attending and taking part to Btob sessions. Download our presentation bellow.
Date: 16/05/2019 - 09:57 | Global Cosmetics Cluster - Europe (Cosmetics4Wellbeing -C4W)

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This award provides the opportunity to show an expert jury the results of the efforts and the successful cooperation during the last 4 years. The award for the European Strategic Cluster Partnerships of the Year for Going International (ESCP-4i) was organised by the European Observatory for Cluster and Industrial Change team, in cooperation with the European Cluster Collaboration Platform . AdPack², the European Strategic Cluster Partnership for Advanced Smart Packaging, was the winner of the ESCP-4i of the year 2019. The consortium ( Packaging Cluster in Spain, Nanoprogress z.s. in Czech Republic, PLASTIWIN in Belgium,...
Date: 16/05/2019 - 06:13 | AdPack²

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Helping start-ups from Antwerp to enter the German market thanks to the collaboration set-up between Bavaria and Flanders within the SmartCityTech partnership. Thanks to the collaboration between two SmartCityTech clusters, DSPValley from the Flanders region and BICCnet from Bavaria, they have helped to the city of Antwerp and the innovation centre UnternehmerTUM in Munich to establish a collaboration activity which will give the opportunity to 5 new companies from Antwerp to explore the German market within 4 months. The selected companies will count on: Soft landing package of 4 weeks: use of facilities and flex desk at...
Date: 15/05/2019 - 14:41 | SmartCityTech

From April 15 th to 19 th , 2019, the MAGIA cluster alliance travelled to US in order to meet and exchange with key players in the field of Medical Technologies. They specifically targeted Mineapolis, which gathers major organisations in the field such as Medical Alley and the Mayo Clinic; then they travelled to Washington DC, in order to meet mainly key industrial Associations. This first mission was the occasion to concretise a first collaboration thanks to the signature of a partnership agreement with Medical Alley. This partnership aims to foster exchanges and projects between European SMEs and US players thanks to...
Date: 14/05/2019 - 15:08 | MAGIA

The Basque Energy Cluster and the Danish Wind Export Association promote the collaboration between Basque and Danish companies within the framework of WindEurope 2019. On Monday, 1 April, the Basque Energy Cluster and DWEA jointly organised a morning session on the life-extension and maintenance of wind farms at the BEC, with the participation of Basque and Danish companies. This event was held within the framework of WindEurope 2019 and brought together over 30 Basque and Danish entities that had the chance to share their experience in the scope of O&M within the wind power sector. During this event, the Basque...
Date: 14/05/2019 - 07:50 | ELBE
On 26 February, ELBE ESCP organized a session on marine energy (waves and currents) in Temse, Belgium. This session focused on current themes such as cost reduction, standardisation processes or the identification of niche markets. The event also included a matchmaking and B2B session in which all participants had the chance to have individual meetings. This second workshop was organised within the framework of the ELBE project following the one that was held in Aberdeen for the floating wind-power sector, and has served as a reference to make known the latest breakthroughs of wave and current technologies; regarding...
Date: 14/05/2019 - 07:27 | ELBE


On May 9 th , the Spanish partners of EU-TEXTILE2030 consortium, AEI Tèxtils – the technical textiles’ cluster of Catalonia – and ATEVAL – project coordinator – organized a webinar to engage their SMEs with the Taiwanese market. This webinar was organized in collaboration with TAITRA, Taiwan External Trade Development Council.
Date: 10/05/2019 - 07:42 | EU-TEXTILE2030