Press Release: Indian Technology Adaptation workshop (ITA workshop), 2nd October 2014



ARCHES, a private, independent, non-profit institution promoting  innovation at global level, is the leading organiser of the Indian Technology Adaptation (ITA) workshop. The event will be part of the focus session entitled EU-Asia Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation to be held on 2nd October 2014 at the Nextwork Forum, promoted by Valore Infinito.

The workshop will be delivered by Fraunhofer MOEZ in cooperation with the European Business and Technology Centre (EBTC).

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The major aim of the workshop is to provide insights about the existing opportunities for business and research collaboration between EU and India and to introduce the main facilitators of a sustainable business ecosystem for European and Indian SMEs, clusters, researchers and institutions.

The workshop is particularly suited to European companies and research entities active in the following sectors: energy and environment, sustainable urban development, biotechnology, transport and civil engineering.

Further details can be obtained through the following links:

The workshop will take place at Nova Yardinia Resort. For registration, please visit the following link: (hotel and conference fee included).

For further information on the ITA workshop, please contact:
Renato Toffanin (Science & Technology, ARCHES)
Via Giuseppa Leuzzi 18, 70013 Castellana Grotte
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Jan Hempel (Business Intelligence, Fraunhofer MOEZ)
Neumarkt 9 – 19, 04109 Leipzig
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Stiliyan Stoyanov (Technology Adaptation Management, Fraunhofer MOEZ)
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ARCHES is a private, non-profit organisation specialised in knowledge management and multi-stakeholder networking. Its mission is to actively contribute to the advancement of knowledge, and provide support for the development and implementation of EU policies for research and innovation. Acting as a boundaryless
organisation along the entire research and innovation chain, ARCHES creates the conditions to achieve the speed, flexibility and integration needed to survive and thrive in today’s globally competitive environment.

About Fraunhofer

Fraunhofer MOEZ is an institute of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, the leading European organization for applied research. The institute carries out research in the fields of innovation and internationalization, knowledge and technology transfer systems, intellectual property and sustainable development. Working on
the basis of economic and socio-scientific approaches, combined with technological solutions, Fraunhofer MOEZ seeks to unlock the potential of an increasingly internationalized knowledge economy for a positioning of companies, countries, and regions in an internationally competitive environment.

About EBTC


The European Business and Technology Centre (EBTC) is an initiative co-funded by the European Union (EU), and coordinated by EUROCHAMBRES. Focusing on the 4 key sectors of Biotech, Energy, Environment and Transport, EBTC assists the business, science and research community – in Europe and India – to work
together towards generating new business opportunities in clean technology transfer. EBTC supports EU clean-technology companies and researchers on their market entry to India, offering complete end-to-end solutions with a toolbox of tailored services.


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