Financing collaborative R&D in the creative sector

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Finance, Creative & Digital Solutions to Succeed in Collaborative R&D

As part of the Creative & Digital Week at the International Festival For Business, Enterprise Europe Network is organising an interactive workshop and matchmaking event to help SMEs of all sectors find partners, creative, digital and financial solutions to get their project off the ground.

This event will consist of 3 different sessions to:

INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP

M2M + Symposium"COMMUNICATING EFFECTIVELY TO WIN NEW PARTNERS"

To refine your problem-solving project and communicate it more effectively to partners, investors and customers

Steve Rawling, 17 years in experience as journalist and media trainer at the BBC

INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP

M2M + Symposium "CATALYSING INNOVATION FOR ALL"

A series of workshops to identify tangible opportunities on how designers, makers and artists can work across public and private sectors to develop and commercialise new solutions.

Speakers: Jeremy Myerson -  Helen Hamlyn - Mark Wright 

B2B BROKERAGE EVENT

M2M + Symposium 

Meet on a 1-2-1 basis with new cross-sector commercial and research partners, Creative & Digital solutions providers from UK and Europe.

Why participate?

  • Acquire new skills to define projects, communicate effectively offline and online, tell a compelling story
  • Meet partners to developing R&D and commercial projects
  • Secure investment and public funding opportunities
  • Short, sharp 20 minute meetings to foster effective networking
  • Meet with private and public investors and financial institutions, "Take products to market" experts, Bid writers and advisers, Technology transfer specialists...
  • The North West is UK’s 2nd largest hub for creative and content

Main sectors

  • Companies in Aerospace, Automotive, Construction, Education, Environment, Engineering, Healthcare, ICT, Material technology, Textiles, Tourism looking for creative and digital solutions
  • Design: architecture, fashion, graphic design, product design..
  • Media: Digital media, audiovisual, TV, music, films, TV productions, Apps
  • Arts: visual arts, music

How does it work?

  1. Register your collaborative project;
  2. Browse the participant list and book meetings with companies you are interested in;
  3. Two weeks before the event you will receive your meeting schedule;

 

 


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Registration
closed since 25 Jun 2016
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Schedule
Registration 1 Feb – 25 Jun
Meeting Selection 1 Jun – 24 Jun
Event 28 Jun – 30 Jun
Details
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue Liverpool
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 67
Meetings 166
Participants
Croatia 5
Italy 5
Netherlands 1
Poland 7
Romania 4
Russia 6
Slovak Republic 2
Spain 1
Sweden 1
United Kingdom 36
United States 2
Total 70
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Before Event3412
After Event 1773
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