"Healthy Urban Living" International Matchmaking event

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 00:00 to Friday, November 10, 2017 - 00:00
The Netherlands
Event type: 
Technical and Research
Technological area: 
Nutrition and Health

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), in collaboration with, the Dutch National Contact Point for H2020 Health, Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) and Utrecht Academic Medical Hospital are organising an international matchmaking and information event, focussed on consortium building in preparation of the upcoming H2020 calls 2018-2019 as well as Eurostars.
The event is open to all potential participants with a special welcome to partners from the EU-13 countries.

The event offers high visibility and opportunities for businesses and networking, creating dedicated fora for dialogue between national and international, public and private stakeholders, by networking research-driven innovation.

The agenda includes site visits, information sessions, demonstrations, pitches, workshops and pre-arranged one-on-one meetings. H2020 National contact points of the Netherlands Enterprise Agency and representatives of the Dutch national Eurostars office will participate in the event.

The thematic will focus around three themes:

  • Future Health Technologies
  • Future Healthy Society (healthy living in an inclusive society)
  • Future Urban Sustainability (sustainable urban environments)

The Eurostars Programme is a joint programme between EUREKA and the European Commission and the first European funding and support programme to be specifically dedicated to research-performing SMEs.
With a total budget of €1.14 billion, Eurostars stimulates them to lead international collaborative research and innovation projects by easing access to support and funding.

Raising the productivity and competitiveness of European businesses through technology. Boosting national economies on the international market, and strengthening the basis for sustainable prosperity and employment.