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Innovation Expo 2018: "Global Challenges, Dutch Solutions"

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 00:00
The Netherlands
Event type: 
Technical and Research

Taking innovations further, realising breakthroughs, and thus contributing to the social challenges is the ambition of this big Living Lab.
Participants in the IE2018 will experience the latest trends and innovations that help to keep our country safe, liveable, and accessible.
The event will present Dutch solutions to the major social challenges in the fields of the circular economy, energy, water, mobility, the built-up environment, health, and food, as well as the required enabling technologies.

The IE2018 is a sample sheet of the most recent and high-profile developments that the Netherlands has to offer.
The program includes keynote presentations, expediting sessions to take innovations to the next level, informative workshops, field trips, and matchmaking sessions.  In addition, the participants will have the  unique opportunity to attend the semi-finals of the Accenture Innovation Awards, hosted by the IE this year.

A dedicated Eurostars sessions on international innovation cooperation.
In the plenary opening session, attendees will learn first-hand from an experienced Eurostars winning company and join the award ceremony of all innovative winners in 2018. During the thematic break-outs participants will have the opportunity to pitch their project idea and learn more about international funding for their innovation project.
Meet your potential innovation partner during the match-making sessions and don’t forget to visit the exhibition area!

Video conference presentation

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The Eurostars Programme is a joint programme between EUREKA and the European Commission and the first European funding and support programme to be specifically dedicated to research-performing SMEs.
With a total budget of €1.14 billion, Eurostars stimulates them to lead international collaborative research and innovation projects by easing access to support and funding.