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ELBE Alliance organises the first internationalisation event for SMEs to the IPF 2021 (Virginia, USA)

ELBE Alliance organised the first physical business mission in this Clusters Go International call. All the projects and partnerships that began their journey during the pandemic are facing the challenge of organising internationalisation events for their SMEs. After lots of online contacts and...
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ELBE Alliance celebrates a webinar to present the market reports of Wave&Tidal energy in USA and Canada

The 20th of May, ELBE Alliance celebrated a webinar to present the ocean energy market reports generated in the project to the members of the alliance. The ELBE Alliance presented the three market reports focused on the Wave&Tidal sectors: USA wave energy market report, Canada tidal energy market...
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ELBE Alliance celebrates a webinar to present the market reports of Wave&Tidal energy in USA and Canada

The 20th of May, ELBE Alliance celebrated a webinar to present the ocean energy market reports generated in the project to the members of the alliance. The ELBE Alliance presented the three market reports focused on the Wave&Tidal sectors: USA wave energy market report, Canada tidal energy market...
ECCP News

Returning from the EC2i Business Mission

Following three successful EC2i missions in China and the United States since 2018, the EC2i project embarked on the second US Bussiness Mission 16th - 20th of September 2019 in New York and Boston in the United States. The successfull mission was a collaboration with Smart City tech (SCT), Bridge...
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Stretching the collaboration between the Catalan Water Partnership and the cluster Water Council from USA

The Water Council (Milwaukee, USA) and the CWP (Catalonia, Spain) signed an MOU agreement at WEFTEC last year. Since then, they have welcomed two cluster-associated companies from CWP: SIGMA DAf and CondorChem Envitech, as overseas members of The Water Council. Recently Beverly Ferrara, representing...
ECCP News

U.S. leadership over Science and Technology contested

The Task Force on American Innovation (TFAI), is a coalition of leading companies, university associations, and professional societies that support sustained and strong federal investment in scientific research. They aspire to maintain the US leading status regarding knowledge production and...
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USA: DoD plans longer-term strategy for Manufacturing USA institutes

Manufacturing USA is a public-private network of 14 manufacturing institutes. Its role is to connect people, ideas, and technologies, but also stakeholders from industry, academia, and the US government to solve industry-relevant advanced manufacturing challenges & to secure U.S. global prominence...
ECCP News

New call for Regional Innovation Strategies in the USA

The U.S Economic Development Administration has launched in 2014 the Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) Programme. 180 projects have received funds since its beginning, and a $23 million is expected for this year. Each year, awardees are given the possibility to leverage regional assets and build...
ECCP News

USA discussion paper is available

The Discussion Paper is available! The Discussion Paper aims to provide an overview of the current cooperation activities between European and American clusters, as well as the nature of collaboration between clusters and other types of Research & Innovation actors. This paper provides examples of...
ECCP News

Last minute opportunity to get support to attend the SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, USA

You have probably heard of the Austin SXSW Interactive Festival, in Texas, USA. Most SXSW attendees call it an opportunity for unparalleled networking. During the Interactive Festival part of SXSW, innovative companies from all over the world meet, market their innovations, attend pitch sessions...
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EU-US Cluster Roundtable for knowledge exchange, Copenhagen/Denmark, November 6th, 2018

Attention: EU cluster managers! Are you interested in collaborating with US clusters and R&I networks? Wish to find new opportunities for your members abroad? Eager to learn from peers how to establish successful international links? If so, we would like to invite you to participate in a high-level...
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Launch of the ENRICH in the USA East Coast Centre

The ENRICH in the USA initiative provides services of high value for researchers and businesses, but also facilitators in the innovation landscape such as clusters. An Innovation Tour on the US East Coast is expected to be launched in Spring 2019: this service aims at giving important insights into...