2015 SusChem Brokerage event
06/10/2015 (all day)
Sheraton Hotel Brussels
Place Charles Rogier, 3. Brussels, 1210, Belgium
We are proud to
announce that the 2015 SusChem Brokerage event was successfully held in October 6th in Brussels at the Sheraton
The event was
attended by 110 participants including many of our stakeholders such as Dr. Reinier Grimbergen, Board
Member of Suschem who gave a brief Introduction, Ms. Clara de La
Torre, Director Key Enabling Technologies at DG Research and Innovation, Jyrki
Suominen, Deputy Head of Unit DG Research and Innovation/Advanced Materials
and Nanotechnologies, Carmine Marzano, Program Officer-DG Research
and Innovation/ Advanced Manufacturing Systems and Biotechnologies and Manuel
Gomez Herrero, Policy Officer-DG GROW-Resource efficiency and raw
materials. Before the start of the Project Idea Sessions, Jacques
Komornicki, the Secretary of SusChem ETP, was glad to mention the SusChem
priorities of the 2016-2017 Work Programmes.
During the event,
Ms. Clara recalled the importance of the role the Chemical Industry is playing within the European Innovation landscape, providing a variety of strategic views on Horizon 2020 and other funding instruments. The
rest of the speakers were keen to bring more information on the 2016 calls in
their respective fields as well as some hints on how to prepare a good project
event continued with the presentation of the seven chemical companies followed
by two NTP representatives (both from Spain and UK) which presented on behalf
of their companies from their respective countries. In addition, two SME, ten
RTOs and academic institutions presented their project ideas.
see the complete programme, please check here.
last but not least, a lively speed-dating session took place until
the closing of the event.
All the presentations are now available for downloading. Please
keep in mind that all the links expire on 8 January 2016:
Presentations from plenary session
Presentation Project Ideas Part I
Presentation Project Ideas Part II