NearUS Match&Pitch @ CES Tour

Sunday, January 7, 2018 - 00:00 to Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 00:00
United States of America
Event type: 
Technical and Research
Technological area: 

The NearUS initiative, funded in the framework of Horizon2020, will increase European and US research and innovation collaborations while strengthening the position of Europe as the world´s leading partner in science, technology and innovation.

During its pilot phase, NearUS will propose a variety of services for researchers and entrepreneurs.
This includes research connection symposia, business matchmaking opportunities, working visits and innovation tours to US organisations, pitching to potential investors, R2M and B2B boot camps, work space access, hands on business acceleration programmes, media promotion service and more.

The pilot services will be offered in specific calls.

This first Match&Pitch is open to EU, early-stage Start-up founders, Researchers, and Research Organizations with portfolio of R&D projects.

This event will take place in the frame of the Consumer Electronic Show (CES), number one show in the world promoting innovation in ICT, IoT, Wireless Industry and all "Convergence" impacting consumers and the B2B value chain leading to the consumers.

Call opened: October 5, 2017
Call closes: November 20th, 2017 – 23h59 CET


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.