EURIPIDES² and PENTA cordially invite you to attend their dedicated event on Thursday 24 May from 11:15 am to 1:00 pm. This event is part of the EUREKA Innovation days 2018 organised by the Finnish Chair.
Find out why and how you should participate in PENTA and EURIPIDES²
Discover the National funding supports
Learn from Finnish partners experiences in EUREKA Clusters’ projects
Pick up tips for finding partners
Have fun with us!
Remy Renaudin - EURIPIDES² Director Peter Connock - PENTA Director
Programme-Finlandia Talo Hall A
EURIPIDES² & PENTA jointly share the goal of encouraging engagement in their programmes from the widest possible number of organisations in the Electronic Components & Systems community.
It is vital that all elements of the European and Global digital economy, Large Enterprises, SME’s, Regional Technology organisations and Academia feel motivated to participate in collaborative innovation, ideally in a Cluster project.
11:15 Opening speeches by EURIPIDES² Director, Remy Renaudin and PENTA Director, Peter Connock
11:35 Round table with Public Authorities – Future of the electronic industry and opportunities for industry, SMEs and RTOs in EUREKA Cluster funding
The National Government round table is an opportunity for the audience to hear, from a variety of funding countries, what they expect when they fund Cluster programmes – enabling new participants to engage effectively in trans-national funding and avoid problems that can be encountered. The session of 30 minutes will contain a mixture of pre-supplied and open audience questions.
Participants from Countries supporting EURIPIDES and PENTA
Mr Kari Leino (Business Finland)
Mr Ben Ruck (Ministry of Economic Affairs, the Netherlands)
Mr Andrew Bauder (National Research Council of Canada)
Ms Juana Sanchez (CDTI-Spain)
12:05 Industry Forum – Industrial experience from Cluster funding activities
The industrial round table is an opportunity for the audience to hear, from different types of organisations, their experiences in participating in Cluster programmes – enabling new participants to engage effectively and avoid problems that others may have encountered. The session of 30 minutes will contain a mixture of pre-supplied and open audience questions.
Mr Ad De Beer, Philips (Large Enterprise) - Project Leader PENTA-ULIMPIA
Ms Anu Kärkkäinen, VTT (RTO) - Participant in PENTA-ULIMPIA and ESAIRQ
Mr Jarkko Antila, CEO Spectral Engines (SME) - Participant in EURIPIDES²-IQFUEL
Mr Atte Haapalinna, CTO Okmetic (Large Enterprise) - Participant in EURIPIDES²-MM WIN project
12:35 SME Engagement with Cluster funding programme - information & support
12:50 Questions and Answers
Demo: VTT's Transport research team will exhibit their automated vehicle!