On 15 June 2016, SPIRE is organising a brokerage event in Brussels. This brokerage event will present innovative ideas to the SPIRE audience, offer a networking space to exchange the latest information on the Horizon 2020 work programme for 2017 and offer the chance to meet potencial partners.
In the morning, after a welcome speech by Loredana Ghinea (A. SPIRE Executive Director), there will be a session dedicated to the topic 'Outlook on the 2017 H2020 Work Programme and results of the SPIRE-2016 calls', where Agata Pieniadz, BBI JU Programme Officer will present Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking, followed by the panel 'Technological areas tackled by SPIRE 2014-2015 projects, identified synergies and future opportunities'.
The networking session in the afternoon will be enriched with the presence of different innovative SMEs from across Europe that will show their innovative technologies in a poster session. This session will allow the members of A.SPIRE to identify and support new innovation and business opportunities based on novel technologies in process industry or create new partnerships.