In the context of the Singapore Week of Innovation and Technology (SWITCH), occurring between 8 and 12 November 2021, the European Commission (DG GROW) will set up a virtual “European Union/Singapore Matchmaking Event”.
The Matchmaking Event, scheduled on 11 and 12 November 2021, will be jointly organised by the European Commission, Enterprise Singapore and the local Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) node “EEN Singapore” with the support of the EU Delegation to Singapore and the Singapore Ministry of Trade and Industry.
The initiative will involve cluster organisations and SMEs from the European Union (EU), non-EU COSME countries and Singapore, in Cluster-to-Cluster (C2C), Cluster to Business (C2B) and Business-to-Business (B2B) meetings.
The purpose of the Event is twofold:
- ease the exchange of information and promote trade and networking opportunities for European cluster organisations and their members with counterparts from Singapore;
- ease transnational business and technology Partnership Agreements with the support of the Network.
Participants should be active in, or at least show a strong interest within one or more of the following thematic focus areas of the Event:
- Smart Cities and Internet of Things technology (IoT)
- Advanced Manufacturing
- Clean Energy
- Digital Economy
- Health and Wellness
- Food and Agriculture
- AI and Robotics
- Emerging Technologies
SMEs who are interested in developing business collaborations with Singaporean companies and organisations are highly encouraged to register by 06 October 2021 on the dedicated webpage!