Horizon4Poland is a matchmaking event addressed to business and the scientific industry. The formula of the event brings the participants closer to the issues related to the Horizon Europe programme, makes it possible to get to know the offer of Industry Contact Points, and allows the possibility to acquire an international partner.
Horizon4Poland’23 creates a space that connects entrepreneurs and leading institutions in the field of innovation in Poland with European partnerships and foreign partners, thus increasing participation in Horizon Europe competitions.
The main theme of the event is: Partnership is the new leadership. The goal is to:
- show the innovative potential of Polish companies and institutions,
- creation of a community of innovation leaders, who, with the support of the Industry Contact Points within the Łukasiewicz Research Network, will join the group of European innovation leaders actively cooperating in the framework of European partnerships,
- increase the level of innovation of solutions needed on the Polish market, exchange of experiences, synergies and co-financing of projects submitted by Polish entities from Horizon Europe,
- presentation of the Polish ecosystem of support for the implementation of the above-mentioned objectives, including the Industry Contact Points within the framework of the largest research network in Poland – Łukasiewicz Research Network.
This is a great opportunity for foreign partners to establish cooperation with companies and institutions from Poland to build international consortia applying for funds from the HE program and to co-create the most innovative solutions.
The main partners of the event are 12 European Partnerships: Made in Europe, 2Zero, CCAM, Photonics21, EIT Health, Built4People, EIT Food, EIT Urban Mobility, Batt4EU, ERA4Health, IHI and THCS. Their activities are focused on key areas for Europe’s development, including sustainability, digitalisation, industry, climate, energy, mobility, construction, lithium-ion batteries, photonics, food and health.
The event is addressed to companies, international organisations, scientific institutions, and public institutions from both Poland and Europe.
The event will be carried out in person only. Participation is free of charge.
The language of the event will be English.
REGISTRATION will be active from September 2023.
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