Oi2Lab Info Day: Advantage through Open Innovation

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 13:00
BeCentral Cantersteen 10, Brussels 1000, Belgium

 The Open Innovation 2.0 Lab (OI2Lab) Information Day calls for startups, entrepreneurs and research teams interested in learning about and adopting Open Innovation. It will introduce participants to examples, advantages and practical applications of Open Innovation to successfully and purposefully implement collaborative innovations in their company. Challenges and opportunities of open innovation especially for SMEs will be discussed by innovation managers as well as experts from science and industry.

 

The event is half-day programme (13-17h), that includes a key note as well as a panel discussion on open innovation to introduce you to the existing benefits and opportunities for your business. Also, we will showcase how Oi2lab can help you tackle your projects with open innovation by:

  • PROVIDING access to innovation opportunities from leading knowledge networks all in one place  
  • TRAINING & EMPOWERING businesses with the right skills-sets to set up and manage cross-border collaborations and co-create solutions                                                                       
  • LINKING to suitable funding solutions

 A dedicated time will be set to discuss SMEs ideas/projects and opportunities for collaboration through Oi2lab

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Agenda

 

13:00 - Arrival & Registration

Light Lunch

14:00 - Welcome

14:10 - Keynote: Advantages through Open Innovation

14:30 - Panel discussion: Open Innovation in everyday business life

15:15  Coffee break

15:30 - Presentation of INVITE Project, demonstration of Oi2Lab and its opportunities               16:15 - Wrap up, conclusions and next steps                                                                                                16:30 - One-to-one discussions                                                                                                                17:00 - End of day

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We would like to invite startups, entrepreneurs and research teams to register. Participants, attending from outside Brussels can have their travel costs reimbursed (up to €400), The travel costs will be reimbursed for the first 15 accepted ideas.

You want to check if we can reimburse your travel costs? Send us a short description of your idea/project (less than a page) to: info@oi2lab.com and we will come back to you. Deadline: February 15, 2019

Please register for the event here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/open-innovation-20-info-day-tickets-55346258148

We are looking forward to meeting you there ! 

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