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Technology Forum 2020 – Matchmaking Event VIRTUAL

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From 02/12/2020
To 02/12/2020


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Technology Forum 2020 – Matchmaking vVIRTUAL Event
Promoting Business & Technology Partnerships in South-East Europe
This year Technology Forum and BEYOND 4.O, organized by TIF Helexpo have joined their forces to co-organize a successful event with broader audience and much more networking opportunities for all involved stakeholders.

The matchmaking event aims to promote business, technological and research partnerships bringing together the vivid ICT community from Greece, South-East European countries and beyond. Innovative companies, universities, research centers and other organisations active in the wide ICT sector are invited to expand their network, explore new ideas and develop cooperation potential following a programme of pre-arranged meetings.

The matchmaking event will be held in the framework of Technology Forum 2020. The event is organised by PRAXI Network, coordinator of Enterprise Europe Network - Hellas.

This one day virtual event targets entrepreneurs, researchers, stakeholders and others who are interested in sharing new ideas and identifying business and research partners to:

-Find technologies to partner with, license or acquire
-Build partnerships for future funding calls
-Find buyers or development partners

Main Topics

ICT Technologies
3D Printing
Big data
Block Chain
Cloud computing, systems and e-Infrastructure
Internet of things
IT Security and Trust
Machine learning
Social media
other ICT technology

Applications in

Automotive, Transport and Logistics
Agriculture, Food and Beverages
Clean Tech
Creative industries, content and media
Energy and Environment
Fin Tech
Human computer interaction
Insure Tech
Manufacturing and Industrial software
Material Construction
Smart cities and Mobility
Space and Aerospace
Tourism and Cultural heritage
Travel Tech
other application

A few words on the main event

Technology Forum started as a local initiative with the synergy of academic, research and business organisations of North Greece. During the last 7 years it has been established as a major cooperative event in Thessaloniki and in South Eastern Europe gathering entrepreneurs, researchers and innovators and aiming to present ICT technologies and to award past co-operations among the R&D and the business ICT community covering all economic sectors and applications. This year Technology Forum and BEYOND 4.0 have joined their forces for mutual benefits.

Technology Forum is organized by the following organisations:

the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH),
the Association of Information Technology Companies of Northern Greece (SEPVE),
the Centre for Research & Technology Hellas (CERTH),
the Region of Central Macedonia (RCM),
the General Secretariat for Research & Technology (GSRT),
the Alexander Innovation Zone (AIZ),
the Hellenic Management Association (EEDE)
the University of Macedonia (UoM),
the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki (ATEITH),
the Greek Ministry of Digital Policy, Telecommunications and Media (MDPTM),
the PRAXI Network (PN),
the International Hellenic University (IHU),
the Greek International Business Association (SEVE),
the Enterprise Greece (EG),
the Ministry of Interior/Macedonia-Thrace (MIMT),
the Balkan and Black Sea ICT Clusters Network (ICT-BBS),
the Thessaloniki Municipality (TM),
the Thessaloniki Tourism Organization (TTO),
the Federation of Industries of Northern Greece (SBBE)
the Greek Computer Society (EPY).