EU Brokerage Event Advanced Manufacturing 2015

Thank you for participating to this successful 1st edition!

More than 150 participants from 14 different countries

44 project ideas and expert profiles pitched

About 130 persons involved into more than 280 B2B meetings




Stay tuned for 2016's edition to come...




Get in touch with your future EU projects' partners!

The French and UK National Contact Points for NMP and Enterprise Europe Network Pays de la Loire organise a European Brokerage Event with the objectives to draw lessons from the first Horizon 2020 calls in 2014-2015 and anticipate the second round of calls for 2016-2017.

It is the opportunity for all participants to inform their peers in the European community about their project ideas and expert profiles, and to meet with representatives from SMEs, large enterprises and academics who could become future partners.


Main topics

The event will target upcoming calls in the following thematic fields:

  • Advanced manufacturing and processing (NMP)
  • Factories of the Future (FoF) & ICT Robotics
  • Energy-efficient Buildings (EeB)
  • Sustainable Process industries (SPIRE)
  • Mobility for Growth (MG)
  • Green Vehicle (GV)
  • Low Carbon Energy (LCE)
  • Bottom-up topics (Fast Track to Innovation, SME Instrument)



  • Improve project proposals success rate understanding EC expectations for 2016-2017 building upon the feedback from the first calls
  • Raise interest among the European audience presenting your project idea or expert profile during thematic “pitch sessions”
  • Find your future partners among major companies, SMEs, universities and research organisations during pre-arranged B2B meetings



> Active participation in the Workshops and B2B meetings is expected. 

> Language : English

> Costs : Participation is free of charge but registration is mandatory


Deadline : 19th June    

End of registration and online selection of B2B meetings


closed since 19 Jun 2015
Registration 20 Apr – 19 Jun
Meeting Selection 20 Apr – 21 Jun
Event 24 Jun – 26 Jun
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue La Cité Nantes Events Center

Nantes - France

Bilateral Meetings
Participants 124
Meetings 356
Belgium 4
Cyprus 2
France 95
Germany 2
Greece 3
Italy 4
Netherlands 2
Portugal 1
Romania 3
Russia 1
Spain 10
Switzerland 1
Turkey 3
United Kingdom 36
Total 167
Profile Views
Before Event7153
After Event 5154