12 Jun 2018 - 15 Jun 2018 | Hannover, Germany
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12 Jun 2018 - 15 Jun 2018
Hannover, Germany
Future Match 2018 at CEBIT

Additional services during Future Match @ CEBIT 2018

Thematic Guided Tours at CeBIT 2018 - Meet Selected Exhibitors from Lower Saxony

During Future Match at CeBIT 2018, Leibniz Universität Hannover, member of the Enterprise Europe Network will offer thematic company missions to the booths of Lower Saxony in order to showcase innovations and technologies developed in the region of Lower Saxony.

The company missions aim to establish contacts for future cooperation between the visiting companies and the exhibitors. Several companies, universities and institutions will be presenting innovative products, technologies and services in each of these tours:

Guided Tour 1 to companies and university institutes of Lower Saxony: Wednesday, 13th of June 2018 from 2 p.m. - 3.15 p.m. concentrating on “Machine learning and A.I. solutions for businesses, science and administration”.

Guided Tour 2 to companies and university institutes of Lower Saxony: Thursday, 14th of June 2018 from 2 p.m. - 3.15 p.m. dealing with the topics “Data analysis, simulation and digital visualization applications for businesses, science and education”.

You can download the Catalogue for Tour 1 and Tour 2 HERE.

The tours will be held in English and will take approximately 75 minutes minutes. They are open for everyone and free of charge to all participants of the Future Match brokerage event. Future Match participants can register online for the tours.

The participants will meet at the Future Match registration desk (Hall 16 and booth D18) a few minutes before the start of the tour.

For further details please contact your regional Enterprise Europe Network partner or:

Mr. Stephan Dillenberger
Leibniz University Hannover
Brühlstr. 27
30169 Hannover

Tel.: +49 511 762 5682
E-Mail: stephan.dillenberger@zuv.uni-hannover.de

Advisory services on European ICT research funding by Ideal-ist

Recognising the importance of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) for the growth of European economy, it is desirable to strengthen their innovation capacity via technology and know-how transfer and joint research and development projects.

To enhance the cooperation between European SMEs and research organisations the Enterprise Europe Network offers in cooperation with Ideal-ist, the worldwide Horizon2020 ICT Support Network for research and technological development, advisory services on EU research funding in Horizon2020.

Invite an expert for a bilateral meeting (30 min) during Future Match to:

  • get informed on European funding opportunities for joint ICT research projects between enterprises and research organisations,
  • discuss your project idea,
  • get advise on how to submit a proposal
  • or how to find suitable project partners.

GTAI offers consultation talks on the German market

Germany Trade and Invest is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. The company helps create and secure extra employment opportunities, strengthening Germany as a business location. With more than 50 offices in Germany and abroad and its network of partners throughout the world, Germany Trade and Invest supports German companies setting up in foreign markets, promotes Germany as a business location and assists foreign companies setting up in Germany. 

In specific cases experts provide comprehensive project management and support services for foreign companies which usually include:

  • Assistance with finding the right site location for their business
  • Legal information on setting up a company
  • Tax information (national and international)
  • Information on government incentives for businesses
  • Information about key industries in Germany

All inquiries are kept confidential.

Book a meeting with a GTAI expert.

Advisory services on companies seeking to develop their activities in Japan

The EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation is a non-profit organisation jointly funded by the European Commission and the Japanese Ministry for Economy, Trade and Industry (METI). Its purpose is to promote all forms of industrial trade and investment cooperation between the EU and Japan as well as to improve the competitiveness of EU and Japanese companies.

Meet an expert on activities with Japan during Future Match to:

  • find partnering support and access to practical information on Japan and the Japanese market,
  • get informed about company missions to Japan for European companies focusing on the ICT, Nanotech and Biotech sectors,
  • get logistical support in Japan for EU SMEs.


Closed since 4 June 2018


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Participants 240
Meetings 722


Bangladesh 1
Belgium 14
Costa Rica 4
Croatia 24
Cyprus 1
El Salvador 4
Finland 4
France 2
Germany 61
Greece 4
Guatemala 3
Honduras 1
Hungary 11
India 2
Israel 1
Italy 1
Japan 2
Korea, Republic Of 12
Lithuania 4
Luxembourg 22
Netherlands 1
Poland 27
Romania 5
Serbia 1
Slovakia 2
Slovenia 5
Spain 4
Sri Lanka 8
Switzerland 2
United Kingdom 9
Total 242