A printable version of the draft programme can be downloaded here imb2019 programme

Day 1: 06th November 2019 – INNOVATION & MANUFACTURING BROKERAGE EVENT

09.00 h. - 09.30 h. REGISTRATION

09.30 h. - 10.00 h. OPENING

Welcome by: Programme Director, Galician Innovation Agency (GAIN), Luisa Boquete

  • Vice-President of the North Portugal Regional Coordination and Development Commission (CCDR-N), Ester Silva
  • Coordinator of the National Strategy for Smart Specialisation, National Innovation Agency (ANI), Alexandre Almeida
  • Head of Institutional Promotion and Territorial Cooperation of Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology (CDTI), Pilar González
  • Galicia Minister for Economy, Labour and Industry, Xunta de Galicia, Francisco Conde

10.00 h. - 11.00 h. FUTURE OF MANUFACTURING IN EUROPE

Convener: Vice-President of the North Portugal Regional Coordination and Development Commission (CCDR-N), Ester Silva

Key note speech by:

  • Head of Unit Sustainable Industry Systems, DG RTD, European Commission, Jürgen Tiedje
  • Director of Competitiveness Area at Galician Institute for Economic Promotion (IGAPE), Norberto Penedo

11.00 h. - 11.30 h. Coffee Break

11.30 h. - 12.30 h. HOW CAN THE NEW INSTRUMENTS SUPPORT COOPERATION IN MANUFACTURING?

Convener: Patricia Argerey, Director of the Galician Innovation Agency (GAIN)

  • The European Innovation Council. Policy Officer of the EIC Task Force, DG RTD, European Commission, Rosa María Correa
  • New instruments for interregional cooperation. Board Member of the Vanguard Initiative, Wim De Kinderen

12.30 h. - 13.00 h. SUCCESS STORIES IN ADVANCE MANUFACTURING IN GALICIA-NORTE DE PORTUGAL

Convener: Coordinator of the National Strategy for Smart Specialisation, National Innovation Agency (ANI), Alexandre Almeida

  • AIMEN, R&D Director, Fernando Sánchez
  • INESC-PORTO, Business Development Manager, António Almeida

13.00 h. - 14.00 h. Lunch

14.00 h. - 15.30 h. OVERVIEW OF EU SUPPORTING OPPORTUNITIES FOR SMART MANUFACTURING IN APPLIED RESEARCH AND MARKET UPTAKE IN H2020

Convener: Giacomo Copani, Coordinator of the ESM Pilot of the Vanguard Initiative

  • “I4MS, SAE, IoT Innovation Actions calls”, Programme Officer at Unit Technologies & Systems for Digitising Industry, DG CONNECT, European Commission, Mr Matthias KUOM
  • “Call H2020 NMBP, including FoF”, Head of Unit Sustainable Industry Systems, DG RTD, European Commission, Jürgen Tiedje
  • “Smart Manufacturing in other R&I European programmes”, Manager of the national EUREKA office, Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology (CDTI), Óscar Férnandez

15.30 h. - 16.00 h. Coffee Break

16.00 h. - 17.30 h. PRESENTATION OF ONGOING PROJECTS (4 PRESENTATIONS IN 2 PARALLEL SESSIONS) AND RESULTS OF THE VANGUARD INITITIVE PILOTS

16.00h – 16:45 h

16.45h – 17:30 h

18.00 h. MATCHMAKING COCKTAIL

Day 2: 07th November 2019 – INNOVATION & MANUFACTURING BROKERAGE EVENT

PARTNERING IN H2020 SMART MANUFACTURING CALLS 2020

09.00 h. - 09.15 h. “The role of the national contact points support to participation”

Javier García, NCP Industrial Leadership for Spain, CDTI

09.15 h. - 09.20 h. “Brief explanation of the brokerage dynamics”

Javier García, NCP Industrial Leadership for Spain, CDTI

09.20 h. - 10.45 h. COMPANY PRESENTATIONS [2 Min´s each]

10.50 h. - 13.30 h. PARALLEL BROKERAGE SESSIONS (Orientative schedule subjected to “Blitz participant presentation”)


Parallel brokerage sessions

13.30 h. - 14.30 h. Lunch

Afternoon for free networking and open partnership building