Mission for Growth 2014 - Reaching the Italian  market (13-14 March 2014)

Reaching the  Italian market and its key players

In the framework of the "EUROPE 2020 Strategy for Growth: Promoting Business Partnerships in Europe", the European Commision Vice-President, Antonio Tajani,  heads  a Mission for Growth whose aim  is to contribute assisting SMEs in Campania to successfully overcome current difficulties. The Mission will  promote business, technological and research  partnerships between local and European / non European companies, universities, research centres, technological institutes. The mission is organised with the support of the Enterprise Europe Network and Regione Campania.


Italy Country Map (Smaller)

Main topics

This B2B event aims to initiate R&D, technological and
commercial cooperations in the following sectors:                                                        

  • Aerospace         
  • Agro food
  • Automotive
  • Biotech
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Eco Building
  • Energy
  • Fashion 
  • Tourism
  • Transport & Logistic
  • other


Event Focus

  • Conference (Thu, 13th March): "EUROPE 2020  STRATEGY FOR  GROWTH"
    - institutional  opening /  plenary session 
    - discusion panels on competitve gowth and local development (T.B.C.)
  • MatchMaking (Fri, 14th March)
    Initiating face to face contacts between European and Italian companies


Why to participate?

The event will be a unique opportunity for enterprises aiming at:

  • Reaching the Italian market and its key players
  • Examining business and investment opportunities in Italy
  • Targeting potential business partners in pre-scheduled one-on-one meetings
  • Establishing cross-border contacts
  • Exploring opportunities of research cooperation also in the framework of Horizon 2020 programme 


Language: English
Costs:        Free of charge


Main Organizers


Supported By

closed since 6 Mar 2014
Registration 15 Jan – 6 Mar
Meeting Selection 14 Feb – 7 Mar
Event 13 Mar – 14 Mar
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue Mostra d'Oltremare - Napoli
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 350
Meetings 575
Albania 1
Austria 1
Belgium 5
Bulgaria 8
Croatia 4
Denmark 1
Finland 1
France 12
Germany 9
Greece 11
Italy 116
Italy (Campania) 211
Latvia 2
Malta 4
Montenegro 5
Paraguay 1
Portugal 18
Romania 8
Serbia 6
Slovenia 1
Spain 3
Tunisia 4
Turkey 27
United Kingdom 9
Total 468
Profile Views
Before Event25276
After Event 20334