Industrial Technologies 2016 Matchmaking Event

Industrial Technologies 2016 Matchmaking

Welcome to the largest networking conference in the field of new production technologies, materials, nanotechnology, biotechnology and digitalisation in Europe, with more than 1.250 high level delegates. Industrial Technologies 2016 is a three days conference with a wide variety of plenary and interactive sessions, inspiring keynote speakers, case studies, eye-opening site visits and numerous opportunities to get in contact with new business partners.

The conference brings together research, industry, education, finance and policy from manufacturing and process industry and technology domains from all over Europe to identify priorities that are crucial to strengthen the European industrial innovation ecosystem. For more information on the conference, please visit

One-to-one matchmaking

Enterprise Europe Network organises at Industrial Technologies 2016 a matchmaking event. The event will take place on June 23, 2016 in Amsterdam. This event offers you a chance for meeting new international partners and exchanging ideas for collaborative research, technology transfer and commercial opportunities in pre-arranged 20 minute one-to-one meetings at one location.

Industrial Technologies is a biennial event since 2010. It attracts a multidisciplinary audience of 1250 and attendance from industry, research organisations, policy makers and investors from over 40 countries. At the previous edition, 2014 in Athens, more than 225 organisations joined the matchmaking event, resulting in more than 750 meetings.

You simply need to register, present your research or business online and select potential partners of interest you would like to meet with. For further details go to ‘Matchmaking’. Please note that you also have to register for the Industrial Technologies 2016  in order to take part in the matchmaking.



The matchmaking event enables participants to find partners for commercial and technological cooperation, e.g.:

  • Promote your research and/or business;
  • Build new partnerships for future funding calls;
  • Explore options for technology transfer, licensing or acquisition;
  • Build new partnerships for research and development projects;
  • Find buyers or development partners;
  • Find new partners for subcontracting and outsourcing;
  • Find new financing opportunities;
  • Find new partners for developing new demonstration & pilot activities.

Main Topics

The Industrial Technologies 2016 conference concentrates on exploiting new industrial technologies in creating a smart Europe. The main topics of the conference include:

  • Additive manufacturing
  • Advanced manufacturing and processing
  • Advanced materials
  • Nanotechnology and nano-enabled production
  • Digitalisation of the industry and connected factories
  • Robotics
  • Sustainable and efficient production through renewable feedstock & industrial biotechnology
  • Network centric production
  • Flexible and reconfigurable production
  • Servitisation of production
  • Resource efficient production processes
  • Electrification of process industry





Participants need to register for Industrial Technologies 2016  in order to participate in the matchmaking event.



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closed since 22 Jun 2016
Registration 7 Mar – 22 Jun
Meeting Selection 1 Jun – 22 Jun
Event 23 Jun
Language English
Costs Free of charge, but conference fee applies
Venue RAI Amsterdam
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 131
Meetings 406
Austria 1
Belgium 6
Cyprus 1
Czech Republic 3
Denmark 1
Estonia 1
Finland 3
France 5
Germany 13
Greece 7
Ireland 6
Israel 4
Italy 10
Malta 1
Netherlands 22
Poland 1
Romania 2
Singapore 1
Slovak Republic 1
Spain 23
Sweden 1
Switzerland 4
Turkey 7
United Kingdom 6
United States 2
Total 132
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