Brokerage event for clusters and companies from EU and Asia in Cluj-Napoca, Romania - 18 May 2018

Friday, 18 May 2018 print

ARIES Transilvania, Enterprise Europe Network-Romania and ARC Consulting, Enterprise Europe Network-Bulgaria invite the interested Bulgarian clusters and companies to participate in the brokerage event - 18 May 2018, Cluj-Napoca, Romania. The forum will take place within the frames of EU-Asia Gateway 2018 – The 4th Transylvanian International Clusters Conference (17-18 May 2018).

The invitation refers to organizations with activity in the following fields:
- ICT and Creative industries
- Agrofood & Agriculture
- Innovation in the furniture industry
- Bioeconomy
- New materials
- Energy efficiency
- Tourism
- Related industries
- Other industries.

The event aims to bring together partners from EU and Asia, such as clusters, but also companies,in order to provide the appropiate framework for the creations of strategic partnerships between the organizations and regions representing the two continents.The conference presentations will make reference to the Open Innovation 2.0 concepts, where, along with actors from the knowledge triangle (companies, Universities and public administration), the citizens will be involved as well. Europrean and Asian entities (South Korea, China, Japan, e.g.) are invited to the activity involved in this conference.

The event will offer the participants the opportunity to:
- showcase their best products, projects or know-how
- initiate cross-border contacts and co-operations
- find new commercial/technological/research partners
- present, discuss and develop new projects
- meet and share views with researchers and experts.

Cluj is recognized internationally as a best practice model for collaboration, thus being acknowledged with the Lumminary Award in 2017 for Creating a strong innovation landscape, at the European Commission's Open Innovation 2.0 Conference:

Application deadline: 14 May 2018

For further information:

Daniela Tchonkova

Fanny Koleva

ARC Consulting, Enterprise Europe Network-Bulgaria
tel.: + 359 2 9733000