The SusChem Brokerage Event 2018 will take place on 23 October at Hotel Le Plaza, in Brussels.
This event is a unique opportunity for large industry, academic institutions, research organizations, SMEs and startups to form consortia and submit project proposals targeting the 2019 and 2020 calls of Horizon 2020. Project ideas can cover topics such as nanotechnology, advanced materials, biotechnology and advanced manufacturing and processing.
The event also aims to open up a dialogue on how disruptive Sustainable Chemistry ideas can enhance Europe’s competitiveness and drive the development of beneficial partnerships between early-stage innovators, Industry and Academia.
SusChem’s vision is for a competitive and innovative Europe where sustainable chemistry, biotechnology and enabling digital technologies respond to societal challenges by providing sustainable solutions.
During the brokerage event, participants will have the opportunity to:
- Be informed directly by European Commission representatives presenting open H2020 calls on SusChem-related topics (e.g., materials, process technology, eco innovation),
- Interact with the SusChem National Platforms, representing a number of project ideas,
- Pitch project ideas live to the SusChem stakeholder community,
- Reach out to other stakeholders via ‘speed-dating’ and networking sessions to form consortia.
BBI JU will participate to inform participants on its project portfolio and calls. Participation in the event is free of charge.