High-level EU Cluster Mission to the USA
The European Cluster Collaboration Platform and BILAT USA 4.0 organise a High-Level EU Cluster Mission to the USA, Including a U.S. - EU Cluster Cooperation and Matchmaking Event, on May 15-19th 2017 during the TechConnect World Innovation Conference, Washington DC.
The Mission will also include Cluster visits to Boston, Philadelphia and Washington DC, enabling EU clusters to develop transatlantic cluster strategic business partnerships. This mission is organised as a follow-up to the EU-US Cooperation Arrangement on Clusters signed between the U.S Departement of Commerce and DG GROWTH of the European Commission.
The European delegation is composed of representatives of cluster organizations from different sectors, including:
- Advanced Materials
- Biotechnology & Medical
- Advanced Manufacturing and Processing
- Energy and Sustainability
- Electronics & Microsystems
- Personal & Home Care, Cosmetics, Foods
- and other sectors / Key enabling technologies
Cool Silicon is one of the clusters that have successfully applied for participation in the delegation trip. Together with biosaxony - the Saxonian cluster for biotechnology and medical technology - Cool Silicon will use the event to further expand its transatlantic relations and the marketing of the Saxon high-tech competences.