Successful R&I in Europe 2018

We expect about 300 delegates from Germany and abroad who are interested in establishing new international contacts for future H2020 research and innovation projects or in commercializing existing H2020 results. The event first took place in 2009 and has since attracted a total of over 2,300 participants.


Opening keynotes by the Ministry of Culture and Science of North Rhine-Westphalia and a representative of the European Commission will introduce Horizon 2020.

Workshops - Pitch presentations

The main part of the event features thematic workshops, during which participants have the possibility to give a pitch presentation on their research ideas/results or special call topics in which they are interested.

The six topics are:

• Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)

• Energy • Nanotechnologies, Materials and Manufacturing (NMM)

• Sustainable Economy

• Life Sciences

• Transport

Contact persons:

Dr. Bernd Janson Telephone: 0049 208 30004-22 Email:

Anna Reck Telephone: 0049 208 30004-55 Email:

Or for the Netherlands: Mariëlle Vermunt Telephone: 0031 6 51379458 Email:


The Call for presentations (ideas and/or results) is open until 20 February 2018. Deadline for registration is: 7 March 2018.
15 maart 2018 tot 16 maart 2018
Van der Valk Airporthotel Am Hülserhof 57 40472, Düsseldorf
Enterprise Europe Network partner in North Rhine-Westphalia
Conference fee: € 120 (€ 95 one day) per person including VAT. Free participation for speakers in sessions 1 to 5.