Anticipating in a strategic timing the official launch of the SPACE programme within
Horizon 2020, and within the framework of the European SME Week 2013 , APRE - on behalf of MIUR (Ministry of Education, University and Research) and with the support of COSMOS+, the SPACE NCPs’ network, is organizing a 4-days event, including anticipations on the first call for proposals under the Space theme and the SME programme- in H2020. The event will be organized in Rome, Italy, followed by a brokerage event organized with the support of the Enterprise Europe Network and accompanied by a Canadian company mission to Italy, in collaboration with the Canadian Embassy in Rome and with the support of the EEN Canadian node.
The event will be addressed to universities, research centres, SMEs and SMEs associations, industry and public administrations, etc. providing new opportunities and competitive advantages for the participants, offering strategic networking opportunities.
Up to 200 participants coming from different sectors (academia, public and private sector) will join the info-day and brokerage event, increasing the opportunity of networking during the bilateral meetings taking advantage from the support of the EEN Aero-Space Sector Group members (20 members, coming from 13 different countries). In this context, the Canadian company mission, organized together with the sector group members, will represent a great networking opportunity for both Canadian and European participants to the event.