B2B Meetings

AREA Science Park, Italian leading multi-sector Science and Technology Park, as member of Enterprise Europe Network, organises a technology dating on food/biotech technologies.

Before the B2B meetings, an operational workshop will be organized: APRE, the National Agency for the Promotion of European Research, will present the new FP7 Call - KBBE 2013, an opportunity to get all information on available funding for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries, and Biotechnology research activities; afterwards, a delegate from the European Commission's Joint Research Centre, and in particular the Institute for Health and Consumer Protection will present the activities of its Nutrition and Health group as well as other JRC activities relevant to food, nutrition and technology. 
Both the the Italian NCP (National Contact Point) and the JRC delegate will be available during the B2B sessions for more specific and personalized info.

These initiatives will be held on the 28th of September, in the frame of TRIESTE NEXT, the first 3day European scientific research exhibition focused on ‘New frontiers in nutrition sector’.

The initiative is aimed at introducing European participants from industry and research to AREA Science Park food/biotech cluster as well as to promote competence, technologies and know how available from university departments, research performers and companies of the North East of Italy in the a.m. technology sectors.

The matchmaking event will enhance the opportunity of setting up new cooperation opportunities in research, technology transfer and business.

Main topics:

  • Technologies for the food industry
  • Food safety
  • Nutrition and health

On the 27th of September, a visit to illy caffé has been organized. 
The number of participants is limited. 

Dates for your agenda

 7 September Registration and submission of a cooperation profiles*
8 - 17 September Online selection of face-to-face meetings
27 September Company Visit to illy caffé
28 September Workshop + Bilateral meetings
*The earlier you submit your collaboration profile the more it will be recognized!!


All speakers presentations and pictures taken during the event are now available at




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