The EIT: What is its future?

A private Science|Business Network dinner, by invitation only, 18 :00 – 21 :00

 

As the institute approaches its 10th anniversary, it is time to assess how the EIT and its six existing KICs – knowledge and innovation communities in information technologies, energy, climate change, life sciences, raw materials and food - are doing.
The EIT just revived its plans to launch a new manufacturing cluster. What are the next steps? What new directions is the EIT taking?

 

Programme:

18:00 - Registration and welcome drink

18:30 - The EIT in action

A panel discussion with:
Eva Kaili, Member of the European Parliament
Mina Mirzadeh, Local Community Manager, EIT InnoEnergy
Chris Mooiweer, Nerdalize Chief Strategy Officer, 2016 EIT Venture Award winner

Moderated by Maryline Fiaschi, Managing Director, Science|Business

19:30 - Dinner debate

21:30 - End

 

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Featured Guests

Ronald de Bruin

Director, COST Association

Muriel Desaeger

General Manager of Technology Trends Analysis, Toyota Motor Europe

Eva Kaili

Member, European Parliament

Martin Kern

Interim Director, European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT)

Peter Olesen

Chairman of the EIT Governing Board

Patrick Prendergast

Provost, Trinity College Dublin ; Member, EIT Governing Board

Patricia Reilly

Cabinet Expert, Cabinet of Commissioner Tibor Navracsics, European Commission