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11 September 2018 - 12 September 2018
Bruxelles, Belgium
Horizon 2020 - SC5 Calls 2019


20 Jun - 5 Sep
Publish your profile & collaboration wishes
1. Register
2. Publish your organisational focus and your collaboration wishes. The better your profile the more meeting requests you will receive.
1 Aug - 10 Sep
Book face-2-face meetingSend meetings requests to selected participants of your choice.  
Meeting requests have to be approved to be scheduled.
9 Sep
Personal meeting scheduleYou receive your preliminary meeting schedule by email.
11 Sep
Bilateral face-2-face meetingsYou receive your updated schedule at the reception desk. Your schedule contains time and table number of each single meeting.

How does the matchmaking works?

A matchmaking event is a quick and easy way to meet potential cooperation partners to judge a possible future collaboration. People meet and greet at high speed.  A few minutes are usually enough to build connections, then the bell rings and the next meeting starts.

During the registration you can indicate if and when you are available for bilateral meetings. During registration, you will also be able to set up your cooperation profile.

All cooperation profiles will be published online and will be for everyone to see. You can change your profile any time.

Next you create your own profile. All published profiles will be extensively promoted by the organisers of this event.

In your profile you can state what kind of cooperation you are looking for and which ideas you would like to discuss with potential collaboration partners.

Note: The better the quality of your profile the more meeting requests you will receive. Your cooperation profile is your business card, therefore spend some minutes to insert a high quality and meaningful information.

From 1 August 2018
, browse the other participants send meetings requests to those companies you would like to meet at the event. Meeting requests that are accepted are scheduled on fixed time-slots and tables prior to the event.

  • Email notification: You will be informed by email when you can start booking bilateral meetings. Check which cooperation profiles are most promising in view of your project proposal idea or the services you can offer.
  • Booking of bilateral meetings: Once you have found the most promising partners you can select them for bilateral meetings.
  • Confirm your participation: In case you have meetings the organizer needs to be sure that you will attend the event. Therefore please confirm or cancel your participation once you are asked to confirm.
  • Your personal meeting schedule: The day before the event you will receive your personal meeting schedule (always available online). This meeting schedule gives information about the time, the number of the table and who you are going to meet.


At the registration desk, you will receive an updated version of your meeting schedule including last minute bookings. This list will include the name of your conversation partner and table number.Your personal meeting schedule lists in chronological order for each meeting the.

Our staff will be at your disposal during the whole matchmaking event.


Closed since 4 September 2018


European Commission Charlemagne building
Rue de la Loi 170
1000 Bruxelles, Belgium

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Participants 278
Meetings 568


Austria 2
Belgium 133
Croatia 4
Czech Republic 6
Denmark 2
Finland 16
France 21
Germany 18
Greece 2
Ireland 11
Israel 2
Italy 29
Latvia 3
Lithuania 19
Luxembourg 1
Malta 1
Moldova, Republic Of 2
Netherlands 20
Norway 11
Peru 1
Poland 6
Portugal 14
Romania 1
Serbia 3
Slovakia 2
Slovenia 3
Spain 73
Sweden 5
Switzerland 1
Turkey 25
Ukraine 1
United Kingdom 14
Total 452


Interest Group / Association/ Chamber of Commerce / Regulatory / Standardisation Body 19
University 105
R&D Institution 74
Association/Agency 43
Authority/Government 67
Other 144
Total 452