We invite innovative SMEs and other actors within the cleantech and eco-innovation sectors, involved in developing technology for new products, processes or services. We will focus on funding opportunities that the Eurostars programme can offer, as well as matchmaking opportunities. IKEA, ABB and Stena Metall will participate during the day.
The Eurostars Green Summer Event 2017 is a joint venture between Vinnova (the Swedish Innovation Agency), the Netherlands Enterprise Agency RVO, Enterprise Europe Network and Eurostars NPCs.
In addition to the event, Malmö Smart City Tour, including study visits to Augustenborg Eco-city and the transportation hub in Hyllie, is arranged by Invest in Skåne on Tuesday May 30th.
Eurostars Funding opportunities
The Eurostars Green Summer Event focuses on the opportunities this funding programme offers to companies (particularly 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 Green Summer Event is open to all technology areas. However, this event is focused on Cleantech and Eco-innovation and therefore, for practical reasons, the break-out sessions have thematic focus on:
For more information about the Eurostars programme, see VINNOVA's Eurostars page.
A business to business (B2B) matchmaking is arranged by Enterprise Europe Network. The matchmaking is a platform for discussion and exchange between research, product development and application. All participants will have the opportunity to book One-on-One meetings. This is a quick and easy way to meet with potential cooperation partners.
If you wish to attend the matchmaking, please check the boxes when you register.
Malmö Smart City Tour
On Tuesday May 30th, Invest in Skåne is arranging Malmö Smart City Tour, starting with a lunch presentation of the Skåne region, followed by two study visits:
Augustenborg Eco-city and Hyllie transportation hub.
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 Green Summer 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 Sankt Gertrud Konferens (link to web site in Swedish), Östergatan 7B, Malmö. The conference center is located in a 16th century neighbourhood in the heart of Malmö, only a 5 minutes walk from Malmö C, with excellent bus and train connections. There is also plenty of parking lots nearby. If you have any questions about the venue, you can contact Sankt Gertrud Konferens:
+46 40 25 85 55 (Weekdays 9.00-16.00)
|Registration||22 Mar – 17 May|
|Meeting Selection||22 Mar – 17 May|
|Event||30 May – 31 May|
|Costs||Free of charge|