European Maritime Day matchmaking event
19 May 2017
You are invited to participate in the international networking event held in the framework of European Maritime Day Conference 2017 in Poole, Dorset, England.
The European Maritime Day is the annual meeting point for Europe’s community of maritime professionals to come together, exchange knowledge and forge the partnerships needed for joint action.
European Maritime Day 2017 – Matchmaking EventThe event is organised in the framework of European Maritime Day Conference 2017, which will take place on the 18th and 19th of May 2017 in Poole, Dorset, England. The European Maritime Day (EMD) is an annual event which welcomes Europe's growing maritime community gathering EU maritime stakeholders and EU policymakers to discuss, debate and exchange best practices. Participants come from ports, shipping industries, clusters, environmental associations, NGOs, trade unions, scientific and research institutions, and local, regional, national and European authorities, amongst others.The matchmaking event held on the morning of the 19th May 2017 targets innovative companies, universities, researchers, public authorities and other organisations interested in sharing new project ideas and finding collaboration partners to:- Build partnerships for future funding calls,- Find technologies to partner with, licence or acquire,- Find buyers or development partners. EMD 2017 will focus on four themes:(1) Safety & Security,(2) People & Skills,(3) Innovation & Growth(4) Sustainability & GovernanceReasons to participateIt is an ideal way to find technology and business partners through pre-arranged meetings during an event which attracts delegates and experts from across Europe and beyond. You simply need to register, present yourself, your company/organisation and a cooperation idea and select partners of interest to you in advance of the event.Practical InformationMeetings will take place on the morning of the 19th of May 2017 at the Lighthouse Centre for the Arts21 Kingland Rd, Poole, Dorset BH15 1UG, UKFree of charge. Participants need to register in European Maritime Day Conference in order to participate in the Matchmaking Event.Registration to the Matchmaking event will take place via the event's website.Deadlines to respect:Registration: 1 Jan - 11 May 2017Meeting selection: 1 April - 15 May 2017