B2B Meetings

Open Innovation Forum „Design meets Technology“


Picture start page - open-innovationInnovation is the key driving factor for the economic grow and social wealth. Innovative products and services emerge more often as a result of cross-sectoral combination of technologies, design and business models.

The Open Innovation Forum “Design meets Technology” in Berlin will bring together designers and companies from very different economic sectors interested in presenting their innovative ideas and keen to initiate new partnership projects. The objectives of the forum are supporting and promoting cross-sector innovation, facilitating technology transfer, getting inspired by new ideas and bringing together new partners from different European regions.



The Open Innovation Forum is designed as a platform offering a unique opportunity to meet potential partners for new business and upcoming projects. The event gives an overview on the Open Innovation approach and its challenges, as well as some showcases in the field of creative industries. It represents a great commercial opportunity for your organisation and will bring together a wide range of like minded companies.

Main topics

  • Design (e.g. architecture, interior, industrial design)
  • Technology ((e.g. sustainable & innovative materials, ICT)
  • Manufacturers (e.g. industry, handcraft)
  • Production & product development

Why to participate?

    • Use the event to initiate new businesses
    • Meet providers of innovative technologies from throughout Europe 
    • Enter into contact with potential partners for future co-operation
    • Establish cross-border contacts for long-term business relationships
    • get the latest information about trends and innovations


  • Language:  English
    • Costs:         40,00 € (incl. VAT) for b2b meetings
      The Enterprise Europe Network Berlin-Brandenburg will not charge participation fees from participants from outside  Germany.

Dates for your agenda



Registration and submission of a cooperation profile (please contact us in order to register for the waiting list)
17-25 May Online selection of face-to-face meetings

6 June

Opening of DMY International Design Festival (19:00)
7 June 

Workshop: Insight out – the sense of open innovation (13:00 - 16:00)

Elevator pitches
(16:30 - 18:00)

8 June

Bilateral Meetings (10:30 – 12:30)
Bilateral Meetings (13:30 – 16:00)

The earlier you submit your colaboration profile the more it will be recognized.


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Supported by

 CCI Paris 
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Flughafen Berlin Tempelhof
Columbiadamm 10, 12101 Berlin
Entrance Hangar 2