On 20 June 2019, the 5th edition of the E²Tech4Cities brokerage event was organized as one of the official Energy Days events of the European Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW).
The event took place together with the Brussels Exporters Day 2019 which gave the opportunity to have more than 350 meetings between companies, potential exporters and economic & trade commissioners.
Apart from the B2B meetings, there was also the opportunity for companies to present their project idea in front of a panel of investors during a Pitch session. The companies presented came from 5 European countries and presented a variety of ideas for energy-efficient technologies and products.
During the lunch break, the NCP Brussels Network presented an overview of several upcoming Horizon 2020 calls covering topics in the following sectors: energy, transport, environment, health, food and bio-economy, climate & environment, societies, and security.
The C_Energy network of international NCPs in the area of Energy was also present. The week following the EUSEW the network was present again with an information stand at the Energy Info Days were more B2B meetings were organized for enterprises by the Enterprise Europe Network.
Here some figures:
Total number of Participants: 155
- Participants E²Tech4Cities: 56 of which 21 international partners
- Participants Brussels Exporters Day: 99
Meetings: 354 (About 20 Belgian participants attended both meetings)
- E²Tech4Cities: 46 of which 36 international
- Brussels Exporters Day: 308
More information on Horizon 2020 calls in the sector of Energy can be consulted on the EC Funding and tender opportunities portal.
Further support with partner search is provided via Enterprise Europe Brussels.
For more specific information you are welcome to contact your NCP directly.