30.11.2017 to 01.12.2017

The Joint Research Centre together with RISE and EARTO is organising a two-day workshop in the frame of the TTO-CIRCLE network of the technology transfer offices of the large European RTOs. This event will take place in Gothenburg (Sweden) on 30 November and 1 December 2017. The aim of the workshop is to:

- Bring forward the discussion on how to develop a strategy for test and demo infrastructures at EU level and how to integrate different sorts of infrastructures into attractive and globally leading innovation environments,

- Review different approaches for e.g. business models, quality controls, IPR conditions, funding opportunities, etc., with a view to their possible harmonisation,

- Explore synergies with the ESFRI network,

- Look into possibilities for In-Real-Life test and demo sites such as cities,

- Explore ways of open innovation partnerships, e.g collaboration SME - larger corporates.
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