US OPPORTUNITIES FOR EU RESEARCHERS AND FIRMS

From 12 Nov 2017 to 05 Dec 2017

Location : San Francisco, Boston


NearUS is an initiative funded under Horizon2020 for the purpose of increasing European and US research and innovation collaborations while strengthening the position of Europe as the world´s leading partner in science, technology and innovation.

NearUS is an initiative funded under Horizon2020 for the purpose of increasing European and US research and innovation collaborations while strengthening the position of Europe as the world´s leading partner in science, technology and innovation. Its overarching aim is to create a sustainable network of centers with US and EU-based nodes, to enable cross-continent R&I partnerships.

During its pilot phase, NearUS is offering a variety of services for researchers and entrepreneurs, including research connection symposia, business matchmaking opportunities, working visits and innovation tours to US organisations to explore technology/product partnerships and/or business development opportunities, pitching to potential investors, R2M and B2B boot camps, work space access, hands on business acceleration programmes, media promotion service and more. The following calls have just been launched:

  1. NearUS Match & Pitch at CES 2018 (January 7-11, 2018)
  2. NearUS Innovation Tour to San Francisco, Sacramento and Silicon Valley (January 15-19, 2018)
  3. NearUS Research2Market (R2M) Bootcamp in Boston, with an individualised programme across the USA (March 4-16, 2018) and a pre-departure workshop in Brussels in February 2018
  4. NearUS Business2Business (B2B) Bootcamp in Boston, with an individualised programme across the USA (March 4-16, 2018) and a pre-departure workshop in Brussels in February 2018

Deadline for applications is:
November 12th, 2017 23.59 CET for the NearUS Match & Pitch at CES 2018 and the NearUS Innovation Tour to the West Coast

December 5th, 2017 23.59 CET for the NearUS Bootcamps in Boston

More information on the individual programmes and conditions for application can be found at https://near-us.eu/opportunities

 

US OPPORTUNITIES FOR EU RESEARCHERS AND FIRMS

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