Open call - EIC Corporate Day with Thales: ready for take-off?
The European Innovation Council Business Acceleration Services and Thales invite you to apply for our joint EIC Corporate Day, a specially designed service to increase and accelerate your business collaborations with Thales, a global service provider to the aerospace, defence, transportation and security sector.
Apply here and take your company to the next level with Thales
Applications are open until 20 September 2020.
On 23 till 24 November 2020, a limited hand-picked number of EIC-funded SMEs will have the opportunity to pitch and present their innovative solutions and to engage in One-to-One Business meetings with Thales representatives during this EIC Corporate Day. The pitching sessions and One-to-One’s will be spread out during the two days days (a more detailed agenda will follow).
Who can apply?
The call is open to all EIC-funded companies. Thales, and especially Thales Alenia Space, its space JV with Leonardo, is looking for EIC-funded SMEs working on innovative and disruptive approaches to :
- Digital technologies, including Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Digitalization, with a bias towards decision aid ;
- Quantum technologies, in particular, quantum-based computing tools, quantum computing, and quantum communications ;
- Internet of Things ;
- Materials including relevant nanotechnologies ;
- Sensors (miniaturized, optical, hyperspectral, IR, etc.) ;
- Software-as-a-Service (SaaS).
Opportunities for selected EIC-funded SMEs
• Privileged access to a world-leading company with potential to initiate strategic partnerships along with increased visibility and possible access to new markets
• Networking opportunities with relevant business counterparts based on your company profile
• Personalised online training on pitching technics before the event
• Services related support before, during and after the event
This opportunity is brought to you by the EIC pilot Business Acceleration Services. Read our report on EIC Corporate Days and watch our EIC Corporate Day video to learn more about what we do and how we do it. To explore other opportunities to connect with the largest corporates in Europe, keep an eye on our events page.
Should you have any questions regarding the event, please refer to our helpdesk: https://community-smei.easme-web.eu/contact (please choose “EIC Corporate Day with Thales” as the subject).