B2B Meetings

A Brokerage event with a multi-sector approach

ASTER-SIMPLER will organise on June 8 and 9, 2011 the Brokerage Event Innovat&Match.

The event will take place in the framework of R2B - Research To Business 2011, 6° edition of the international fair for industrial research promoted by Emilia-Romagna Region, BolognaFiere and ASTER. 

Innovat&Match represents a unique opportunity for exhibitors and visitors to arrange bilateral meetings, discuss and explore the possibilities of transnational cooperation and technology transfer in the sectors targeted by the fair:  Advanced Mechanical Technology; Agri-Food; Biotechnologies; Energy and Environment; New Materials and Nanotechnologies; ICT – Information and Communication Technologies and Design; Constructions; Life Sciences. 

In fact, R2B is conceived as exchange platform for leading companies in the most innovation-intense industrial sectors to investigate scientific and technology co-operation opportunities with scientific and research counterparts of international level that will present their most close-to-market research results. 


This Networking event will target a wide spectrum of companies, universities and researchers from Europe interested in sharing new project ideas and finding potential partners for research projects, cooperation agreements and technology transfer. The event will be focused on the following sectors:

  • Advanced Mechanical Technology; 
  • Agri-Food; Biotechnologies; 
  • Energy and Environment; 
  • New Materials and Nanotechnologies; 
  • ICT – Information and Communication Technologies and Design; Constructions; 
  • Life Sciences

Why to participate?

The participation at the brokerage event offers a unique opportunity to:

  • present your technologies/project ideas/services in bilateral meetings
  • start technological and/or business partnerships 
  • meet potential co-operation partners for European R&D projects 
  • build quality partnership for FP7 calls
  • learn about new technologies and solutions

Language: English

Costs:         Free of charge

Dates for your agenda

23 May 2011

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Deadline for registration and profile submission

30 May 2011 Deadline for one-to-one meetings selection
8 June 2011
9 June 2011
Bilateral Meetings (10:00 - 17:30)
Bilateral Meetings (10:00 - 17:30)
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Bologna Trade Fair Centre

Quartiere Fieristico
Padiglione 33 e Padiglione 34