Cleantech and Robotics Innovation Tour
About Cleantech and Robotics Inno...
The ENRICH in the USA Cleantech and Robotics Sector Focused Tour (Tour) is hosted by the East Coast Centre based in Boston, MA and offers European Union and EU-affiliate cleantech and/or robotics focused stakeholders a first-hand opportunity to engage with the regional ecosystem. This tour will leverage the world-renowned innovation, educational and research resources of the Greater Boston area ecosystem, known for its strengths in Cleantech and Robotics and facilitate connections with innovation and entrepreneurship centers, from around the world, at the International Conference on Business Incubation (ICBI34). Through the Tour, participants will have unprecedented access to major corporate, research and local government operations who support technology development and/or commercialization initiatives within the cleantech and robotics sectors.
This unique opportunity, provided by the ENRICH in the USA East Coast Centre, will deliver a one-of-a-kind experience to engage with US-based government, industry, and research experts focused on developing and commercializing solutions within the cleantech and robotics sectors. Through six action-packed days, to include participation in ICBI34 (www.inbia.org/icbi34), EU stakeholders will visit several locations in the greater Boston area and acquire an enahcned understanding of pathways to accelerate access to US business, regulatory and technological resources to internationalize cleantech and robotics technologies and ventures.
The Tour is open to EU Member States and Horizon 2020 Associated Countries cleantech and robotics stakeholders (further defined in Target Group section) and will include the first 40 participants who meet the eligibility and selection criteria. After acceptance of the first 40 qualified participants, additional qualified applicants will be place on a waiting list and invited, on a first-come, first-serve basis, if any spots on the Tour become available. This tour gives participants the opportunity to:
• Find relevant business, technology/research, and/or partnership contacts
• Leverage the ENRICH in the USA through direct interactions with personnel at the East Coast Centre based in Boston, MA
• Find financial support to facilitate the establishment of a U.S. presence
• Engage with leading players from the business, investment, and regulatory sector of a top U.S. innovation ecosystem.