WATIFY, an initiative, funded by the European Commission, aimed at supporting EU efforts to stimulate the modernisation of Europe’s industries, is very pleased to invite you to the Inter-regional Matchmaking event on ICT and Advanced Manufacturing in food processing on 5 April 2018 in Budapest within the Central European Cooperation in Smart Specialisation on the Application of ICT and Advanced Manufacturing Solutions in the Food Supply Chain Workshop.

Join us to help build bridges and strengthen inter-regional cooperation between public and private stakeholders in the development of joint initiatives/partnerships or joint demonstration projects in the whole value chain.

To find out more about the matchmaking event, including the agenda, participants and venue, and register, please visit: https://watify-budapest.b2match.io/home

Who should participate?

  • Research & Technology Organisations
  • Regional Development Agencies
  • Business intermediaries
  • Businesses (startups, SMEs, large companies)
  • Industry Associations
  • Local and Regional policy makers, governmental organisations
  • Clusters

Why participate?

  • Benefit from personalised and pre-arranged bilateral meetings and meet potential technological/research/financing/commercial partners;;
  • Get informed on the opportunities and challenges in the deployment of ICT and advanced manufacturing solutions in the food sector;
  • Get to know recent developments and trends, relevant funding opportunities and interesting projects;
  • Initiate cross-border contacts, and explore potential opportunities for cooperation ;
  • Work towards the exploitation of synergies in cross-border value chains.

The event attendance is free, however places are limited.

Participation will be on a ‘first come, first serve’ basis. We strongly encourage you to register as soon as possible.