The Eurostars Fall Event in Stockholm is a two day event with matchmaking, Eurostars programme information, inspirational talks and a study visit. It is a joint event between VINNOVA (the Swedish Innovation Agency), Enterprise Europe Network and Eurostars NPCs.
The event is aimed at innovative SMEs, involved in developing technology for new products, processes or services. It will focus on opportunities that the Eurostars programme can offer small businesses and RTD institutes.
Eurostars Funding opportunities
The Eurostars Fall Event focuses on the opportunities this funding programme offers to companies (in particular SMEs) and RTD institutions in the coming cut-off dates.
In two parallel break-out sessions, you can hear about the experiences of successful Eurostars companies within your field of expertise. SMEs will have the opportunities to pitch their project ideas to find potential new collaborators.
As in Eurostars, the Fall Event is open to all technology areas. However, for practical reasons the break-out sessions have thematic focus on:
For more information about the Eurostars programme, see VINNOVA's Eurostars page.
Matchmaking is an important part of this event. Participants are encouraged to attend pre-arranged one-on-one meetings for discussing project set-ups and collaborations.
Prior to the actual event, in the afternoon 9 November, participants are welcome to a site visit to THINGS, Sweden’s first co-working space for hardware start-ups, focusing on high growth areas such as the Internet of Things, Wearables, 3D scanning and printing, and Medtech. THINGS is located at Drottning Kristinas väg 53, Stockholm.
Do you want to pitch your project idea for potential partners?
Tick the “Pitch of project ideas” box in your registration and complete the “project pitching cooperation profile". The 10 most promising profiles will be selected to be presented at the pitching session.
If our profile is selected, you will be notified by the organizers so you can prepare your 2 minute pitch in front of the audience.
The Eurostars Fall Event is free of charge; however registration on this website is mandatory. The breakout session you wish to attend can be selected in advance and your profiles for the matchmaking can be uploaded.
The event will take place at the classic entertainment palace Nalen, Regeringsgatan 74, Stockholm (link to web site in Swedish).
|Registration||20 Aug – 30 Oct|
|Meeting Selection||20 Aug – 6 Nov|
|Event||9 Nov – 10 Nov|
|Costs||Free of charge|