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Eurostars Day 2017


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EUREKA Innovation Week

The Innovation Week is the major event organized annually within the EUREKA Chairmanship. Spain, as Chair of EUREKA between July 2016 and June 2017 will focus the Innovation Week on activating the Open EUREKA principle. The Event is an opportunity to meet, share and discuss ideas with approximately 1,000 stakeholders from European industry. SMEs, academia, policymakers, representatives from funding agencies and public authorities and many more.


Eurostars Day

During the EUREKA Innovation Week in Barcelona, Wednesday 17th of May will be about Eurostars.

The event is the perfect opportunity to be informed about Eurostars project funding. The Eurostars day will focus on two objectives:

  1. Project Building - matchmaking of companies and research organisations from the Spain and 35 other Eurostars countries. The Matchmaking (set up in advance) is organised by Enterprise Europe Network. During the event, companies are also invited to pitch their ideas to a group of peers.
  2. Providing Information - opportunities will be given to learn more about the Eurostars Programme (application process, eligibility rules,). This year the event will be divided in 4 technology specific thematic sessions:
    1. Bio Sciences and Agrifood Technologies
    2. ICT and Electronics
    3. Industrial Manufacturing, Materials and Transport
    4. Energy Technologies

Debates, discussion, Case studies, Best practices examples, tips and tricks for writing successful applications will be presented in each sessions by Representatives from successful companies in the program, the European Commission, the Independent Experts Panel, the Eurostars Secretariat in Brussels and national Eurostars offices.

This annual event will aim to foster cooperation between enterprises, universities and research institutes and to offer participants the possibility to meet potential partners for (R&D) cooperation.

This event organised by the Spanish Eureka Chairmanship in collaboration with the EUREKA Secretariat and Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) is dedicated to the Eurostars programme


When & Where

CCIB – Barcelona 15-19 May





EUREKA mission is to bring innovations to the market which gives companies of all sizes a central role in our mission. The Innovation Week is an inclusive event: everyone who has at heart marked oriented innovation can participate from companies, national and regional authorities, universities, research institutes, consultancies and investors and beyond.



The registration process is simple and straightforward. Please register here!