Call for Expression of Interest
Cluster Collaboration Platform (ECCP) will organise
the EU-Taiwan Cluster Matchmaking Event 2019 in the context of
the GLOBAL INDUSTRIE in Lyon (France). The overall
objective of the event is to provide EU clusters access to the
Taiwanese market through close cooperation with local-based
The event will be organised by the ECCP in cooperation with
Taiwan’s Bureau of Foreign Trade (BoFT) – Ministry
of Economic Affairs (MOEA), the Chinese National
Federation of Industries (CNFI), Enterprise Europe Network – Auvergne Rhône
Alps (EEN) and Taiwan External
Trade Development Council (TAITRA, EEN).
An ECCP call for expression of interest, together with
the application questionnaire, is available for download below.
Please follow the indicated guidelines for application within
the Call for Expression of Interest.
EU-Taiwan Cluster Matchmaking Event
EU-Taiwan Cluster Cooperation Seminar
Visit to GLOBAL
Local visits and other activities!
Dates & place: 6-8 March 2019 in
The mission will take place in the context of the GLOBAL
INDUSTRIE trade show (5-8 March 2019).
The key focus areas for clusters aiming to participate in the
event are those at the core of the GLOBAL INDUSTRIE trade show:
- Manufacturing technologies and equipment
- Mechanical engineering and metalworking
- Smart industry and connected factory:
cobotics, augmented reality, predictive maintenance,
digitisation of production
Moreover, clusters with a main core sector related to a user
market of the focus areas above are invited to apply, e.g.:
- Chemicals, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals
- Consumer goods
- Energy and energy infrastructure
- Food industry
- Transports and mobility
Opportunities for SMEs:
The activities in the scope of the GLOBAL
INDUSTRIE trade show offer great opportunities for
European SMEs in the focus areas to exploit business
opportunities internationally. The ECCP encourages European
cluster organisations to disseminate this opportunity among
- Please download the Call for Expression
of Interest and the Cluster Registration Questionnaire below,
and follow the indicated guidelines for application within the
Call for Expression of Interest.
- Expressions of interest to participate
in this mission must be submitted electronically by end of day
(CET) on the 11 January 2019at the latest
- If you have questions regarding the
event please send an email to EUmatchmaking(at)spi.pt.
Source: European Cluster Collaboration Platform