The aim of the event is to promote business partnerships between Wallonia (Belgium) and European companies active in sectors identified as leading and developing industries in Wallonia.
The event is organized in the framework of an initiative of Vice President Antonio Tajani in cooperation with the Ministry for the Economy of the Walloon Government and with the support of Walloon Clusters and Enterprise Europe Network Wallonia.
The Walloon EEN consortium organizes this brokerage event on February 18 afternoon.
This session will gather companies as well as EEN partners who are expected to represent companies and companies profiles in the case companies cannot attend itself the session. Furthermore, European Clusters will take part to the brokerage event session.
This B2B and Cluster-to-Cluster aims to initiate R&D, technological and commercial cooperations.
13:00 - 14:00 REGISTRATION
continuously available during matching sessions
13:15 – 14:00 OVERVIEW OF CLEAN SKY INITIATIVES
Sebastien Dubois & Vittorio Selmin (Clean Sky)
Both representatives available for individual meetings
upon request during the B2B session
14:00 - 18:00 Parallel B2B and Cluster-to-Cluster matchmaking sessions
Other activities proposed along B2B meetings :
- Maker’s Lab from Creative Wallonia: mobile platform for imagining, designing and prototyping objects
- Business and Technology Partnership proposals exhibition from EEN Wallonia
- Creative exhibition from La Maison de l’Entreprise (Mons)
- Open Bar and Business Corner
18:00 - 19:00 Dragone Entertainment Group Presentation (www.dragone.be)
“Founded in 2000 by world renowned art director and producer Franco Dragone, the”Franco Dragone Entertainment Group”designs, produces and puts together live shows combining post-modern dancing, music, circus arts and special effects.”
19:00 - 20:00 Cocktail
20:00 Networking Dinner
Cluster-to-Cluster meetings (during the B2B session) :
With the participation of the Walloon clusters related to the main focused sectors:
Besides the B2B session, Company visits will take place on February 19 in the morning.
A company visit will be organized for the following identified key sector:
Please read the Company visits page for more details.
The following package is offered to participating companies and EEN partners
Costs: Free of charge
The Mission for Growth Wallonia event will start on February 18, in the morning (9.15 to 12.45) with a conference and debates, enhanced by the presence of Messrs Elio Di Rupo, Prime Minister of Belgium and Jean-Claude Marcourt, Minister for the Economy of the Walloon Government. Agenda on the conference page.
|Registration||1 Nov – 13 Feb|
|Meeting Selection||4 Feb – 13 Feb|
|Event||18 Feb – 19 Feb|
|Costs||Free of charge|