The 2018 edition of the brokerage event "Future Match” takes place from 18 June - 15 of June 2018 parallel to the fair CEBIT 2018.
CEBIT is the world's largest and most internationally represented computer expo in Hannover, Germany (CeBIT short for: Centrum für Büroautomation, Informationstechnologie und Telekommunikation).
CEBIT 2018: Europe's Business Festival for Innovation and Digitization
As a triple-punch event featuring exhibits, conferences and networking, CEBIT covers the digitization of business, government and society from every angle. Its four sections – d!conomy, d!tec, d!talk and d!campus – represent an entirely new approach. https://www.cebit.de/en/
Future Match 2018 is the 20th edition of one of the largest and most successful international brokerage events in the Enterprise Europe Network. Since 1999, Future Match has enabled exhibitors and visitors at the fair to find partners for cooperation, e.g. for product development, research & development projects, joint ventures, manufacturing, marketing and/or licensing agreements.
The brokerage event Future Match offers SMEs, research organisations, universities and clusters the opportunity to find and meet partners for commercial agreements and for research & technology cooperation. The event is the place to acquire new technologies, concepts and solutions.
235 companies, research organisations and clusters from over 35 countries participated in Future Match 2017 and booked more than 1.000 bilateral meetings.
The fair´s topics are: Big Data & Cloud, Business Electronics & Equipment, Cloud Storage & Data Factory, Commerce & Banking, Communication & Networks, ECM, Input/Output, ERP & HR, Internet of Things, Security and Research and Innovation.
The brokerage event is organised by Enterprise Europe Network Niedersachsen (Leibniz Universität Hannover) in cooperation with partners of the Enterprise Europe Network.
In addition to the classical brokerage event, a wide range of additional services such as guided tours and advisory services on funding and IPR will be offered in the framework of the event.