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18 November 2020 - 30 November 2020
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BE @Smart Manufacturing Matchmaking 2020 - Virtual Edition

B2B Meetings - How does it work?


A matchmaking event is a quick and easy way to meet potential cooperation partners in face-2-face talks. 20-30 minutes run fast but it is enough to build first connections before the bell rings and the next talk starts.


1) Registration

  • Register via the green "Register now" button
  • Choose attendance modules based on your availability and create your individual agenda
  • Create your profile
  • Your profile will be reviewed before it is published, fore more info read the section below.

2) Publish a business profile to showcase your needs

Create a clear and concise business profile to raise your visibility on this platform.
Your profile should describe who you are, what you can offer to potential partners and who you want to meet.
A good profile will generate significantly more meeting requests. Your profile will be visible before, during and after the event.


3) Create your marketplace

The Marketplace enables you to list your offer and request items and to search for suitable business partners based on these items. You can present your offer within the following categories: 

  • Product 
  • Service 
  • Partnership 
  • Project cooperation 
  • Investment Opportunity 
  • Expertise 
  • Request 

At least one Marketplace entry is required for profile validation.

    4) Browse profiles of attendees

    Find out who is offering interesting and promising business opportunities.


    5) Send & receive meeting requests

    Be active not reactive. Browse published participants profiles and send meeting requests to those you want to meet at the event. Adding a meaningful remark why you are interested in a meeting will increase the chance that your request will be accepted. Usually, accepted meeting requests will be scheduled automatically. Thus you have immediate access to the time of a meeting.

    Booking rules?

    • Everybody can send meeting requests to everyone
    • Incoming meeting requests have to be accepted to be scheduled

    How do I connect to my virtual meetings?

    1. Login to your profile 
    2. Click on "Meetings" on the top
    3. Click on the green button saying "Meeting starts in ..."

    In respect to your potential future business partner be in time for your meetings!

    You do not need any additional software for the meetings, only an up-to-date web browser (ideally Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome), a microphone and preferably a webcam.

    You can find a short video about how to connect to your meetings here or read here.


    Profiles Validation 

    Your profile is validated when:

    • it is written in English
    • it has at least 1 Marketplace Entry
    • it has a clear and complete Organization description.

    B2B Meetings - A short youtube intro

     

    Registration

    Closed since 18 November 2020

    Location

    Online

    Organised by

    Meetings

    Participants 523
    Meetings 453

    Participants

    Algeria 1
    Armenia 1
    Austria 9
    Belgium 7
    Bosnia And Herzegovina 1
    Bulgaria 10
    Canada 1
    China 4
    Croatia 1
    Cyprus 1
    Czech Republic 20
    Denmark 1
    Estonia 5
    Finland 8
    France 9
    Germany 78
    Greece 22
    Hungary 4
    India 10
    Ireland 1
    Italy 82
    Japan 2
    Korea, Republic Of 1
    Kosovo 4
    Latvia 2
    Lebanon 1
    Lithuania 2
    Malta 9
    Mexico 1
    Moldova, Republic Of 2
    Netherlands 4
    Nigeria 1
    Poland 17
    Portugal 4
    Romania 31
    Russia 10
    Singapore 1
    Slovakia 15
    Slovenia 2
    Spain 74
    Switzerland 5
    Taiwan 16
    Tunisia 19
    Turkey 54
    Ukraine 31
    United Kingdom 9
    United States 2
    Viet Nam 2
    Total 597

    Participants

    Start-up 74
    Microenterprise (0-10) 85
    Small Enterprise (10-49) 147
    Medium Enterprise (50-249) 66
    Large Enterprise (250 or more) 63
    University 48
    R&D Institution 48
    Association/Agency 19
    Authority/Government 9
    Inventor 2
    Cluster 9
    Investor/Business Angel 1
    Other 26
    Total 597

    Profile views

    Before event 24572
    After event 987
    Total 25559