B2B Meetings

Welcome to Baltic Business Arena

18-19 June, 2012 in Copenhagen, Denmark


Expand your International network – explore new ideas and develop business- and project opportunities by participating in highly stimulating pre-booked business meetings.

globeIn the Baltic Business Arena we offer you the opportunity to book in advance face-to-face meetings with other companies, research/innovation and financial institutions in a specially designed meeting arena. This is a cost and time-effective way to discover new business and cooperation opportunities while expanding your contact network.

Why Baltic Business Arena?
The first Baltic Business Arena was organised last year in Stockholm with great results. 70 companies from 11 countries
performed over 350 meetings. Summary of the result 2011 >>

Baltic refers to the Baltic Sea Region and to the EU strategy for the Baltic Sea Region – a large macro economic initiative to further develop the already thriving economies around the Baltic Sea. The Baltic Sea Region is among the regions in Europe with the highest growth rate. Baltic Business Arena can be a platform for your company to develop new business opportunities in a highly competitive region with a huge potential of sustainable growth.

Part of a large European event
Baltic Business Arena 2012 is part of the 14th Baltic Development Forum Summit and the European Commission’s 3rd Annual Forum on the EU Baltic Sea Strategy. A conference with expected 700 participants including top politicians and business leaders, co-arranged with the Danish EU Presidency and the European Commission. A unique opportunity to network and discuss growth and competitiveness in the Baltic Sea Region.

As a Baltic Business Arena participant, you have full access to this large-scale event. After registering for Baltic Business Arena you will be contacted directly by the Baltic Development Forum for further details about the BDF Summit and the European Commissions Annual Forum. Information leaflet>>

Main topics

Why participate?

  • Purchaser
    meet qualified and innovative companies and find innovation provider from the RTD performers.
  • Supplier
    meet new customers, create networks of mutual interest, find ways for financing your product or technology.
  • Product developer/ project manager
    find ways for product development and transfer of technology by means of external research capacity.
  • Researcher/ research institute
    meet partners to discuss new innovative solutions and future research ideas.
  • Financing institution representative/ business angels
    meet qualified and innovative companies to discuss cooperation and create network of mutual interest

As participant in the Baltic Business Arena you will get:

  • Access to our on-line match-making  tool
  • A personalised schedule with meetings of your choice
  • A catalogue including  all match-making participants
  • The possibility to participate in specially targeted workshops and seminars on topics of key interest for your business jointly with the Baltic Development Forum Summit
  • Access to consultation with experts in legal issues and entrepreneurship
  • Lunch on the 18th and the 19th of June jointly with the Baltic Development Forum Summit
  • Coffee and refreshments
  • Gala dinner on the 18th of June jointly with the Baltic Development Forum Summit

Participation fee:  
For companies/organisations who wish to participate only in the matchmaking a fee of 200 EUR/ person will be charged.  BBA participants have access to all Summit activities.

When and where?
The Baltic Business Arena will be held as a part of the Summit in Copenhagen, Denmark at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conservation School of Architecture 18-19th of June 2012.

Language: English

Dates & Deadlines

12 June Deadline online registration – Insert your cooperation profile
12 June Deadline to book your meeting requests
13 June You will receive your individual meeting schedule
18 June
19 June
Pre-booked business meetings  (14.00 - 18:00)
Pre-booked business meetings  (09:00 - 11:30)




BDF GIF Format

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Danish School
The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conservation
Philip de Langes Allé 10, 1435 Copenhagen K

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