Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative

COWIN Investment Place

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Date: 
10/10/2013
Venue: 
ENIAC JU, Avenue de la Toison d'Or 56-60, 1060Brussels

Meet venture capitalists engaged into COWIN activities to support entrepreneurs in Smart Systems. In this forum 11 SMEs with technology developed in FP7 projects  will try to convince 17 Venture Capitals to invest in their companies.The objectives of the Investment place are:

  • To introduce 10 selected European promising early stage companies supported by COWIN to European private investors;
  • To gather a panel of representative innovation stakeholders to define actions to be implemented to further support the growth of emerging companies in Europe while strengthening the industrial ecosystem;
  • To initiate the implementation of such actions through the new tools the European Commission has designed for Horizon 2020 especially the SME instrument.