Business Connection Forum Albany 2017 - USA, Canada & Europe

On October 3rd to 5th 2017, Silicon Europe Worldwide with support from North American partners is organizing a multiday event in Albany where European, US American and Canadian organizations will have the chance to meet.

The 3-day event will cover the following technological themes:

  • Autonomous Operations
  • Health Applications
  • Smart Cities
  • Advanced Electronics

Opportunities for attendees

  • Company Pitches
  • Matchmaking Sessions & Networking
  • Seminars and Poster Sessions
  • ~50 North American SMEs are expected as well as keynote speakers and participants from global companies and organizations including IBM, GE, Siemens, Corning, Globalfoundries, Intel, Qualcomm and other major stakeholders including stellar research universities

Why participate?

  • Obtain unique information on regional support
  • Discover the latest trends in Autonomous Operations, Health Applications, Smart Cities and Advanced Electronics
  • Examine business and investment opportunities overseas
  • Target potential business partners in pre-scheduled one-on-one meetings
  • Initiate cross-border contacts and co-operations between the EU, US and Canada

Why New York State?

NY State's advantages and success stories
Capital Region Profile
Factfinding Mission Silicon Europe 2016

Program Overview

Day 3
Regional Support Programs & Tech-SessionsMatchmakings & Company PitchesScience Pitches & Connections Meetings
 ReceptionReceptionWrap-up Discussion

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SUNY Polytechnic Institute
257 Fuller Rd, Albany
NY 12203, USA

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Just contact your local cluster office (see below) or 

Johan Lecocq 
Silicon Europe Worldwide - DSP Valley 
+ 32 16 24 14 40 

Nadja Dehne 
Silicon Europe Worldwide - Silicon Saxony 
+49 351 8925 804