The Transylvanian Clusters B2Match Event will take place on the 12th of June 2017, as a pre-event of the Open Innovation 2.0 Conference 2017, that is going to be held on the 13th and 14th of June 2017 in Cluj-Napoca. Open Innovation 2.0 is the annual event of the European Commission on innovation. The fifth edition of the high-level conference will be held in the heart of Transylvania - Cluj-Napoca.

The event aims to focus on the importance of open innovation, bringing together the research and innovation with the business field and citizens through the concrete results presented at the event. The local EEN representative, ARIES Transilvania, together with its partners form the Network will organise a direct matchmaking B2B, C2C, C2B event for the participants, in order to develop future projects for our communities. You can find the matchmaking platform at

At the conference will be present the most representative clusters from Romania and abroad from various fields of expertise. The national and international speakers will bring their contribution to a better understanding of collaboration and the Open Innovation concept for the clusters’ community. There will be present also representatives from international public institutions, companies and universities / research bodies.  

Main topics ICT and Creative industries Agrofood & Agriculture Innovation in the furniture industry New materials Energy efficiency Related industries Other industries

Why to participate? Showcase your most favorable projects, products 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

Partners: Enterprise Europe Network and DG Connect, European Commission and others Patronage: Romanian Cluster Association – CLUSTERO. Event's site:….

Organizer: ARIES Transilvania and Northern Transylvania Clusters Consortium  Co-organizers: Regional Chamber of Commerce Moravia-Silesia, Inpulse Partners and others Members of the Consortium: Cluster Mobilier Transilvan /, AgroTransilvania Cluster /, iTechTransilvania Cluster /, CLUSTER TREC - Transylvania Energy Cluster /, Cluster Gusturi Transilvane /, Transilvania LifeStyle Cluster / and Transylvania Creative Industries Cluster.

The members of the consortium represent over 300 entities, in the economic, research and innovation and public administration field. The companies represented by these clusters have more than 20,000 employees and a cumulative turnover of 1.5 billion euros.  

Location and date

12 June 2017 - 12 June 2017
No. 2, Trifoiului Street
400478, Cluj Napoca
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