Euraxess, in collaboration with the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation and French Tech Tokyo, is organizing a pitch contest for start-ups and young innovators.
The event is coupled with a seminar entitled 'Turn ideas into innovation with Europe', where participants can discover the European innovation landscape, get pro investor tips and learn about IP from legal experts.
Application to the pitch contest and attendance to the event is free of charge.
Date and time: 10 March 2017
Venue: Accenture Digital Hub, Tokyo
Further information, terms & conditions, application form:
EUROPEAN INNOVATION DAY 2017
Call for Applications
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and PNICube, the Italian Association of University Incubators and Local Business Plan Competition, have established the "Innovation that speaks Italian” award to recognize the highly innovative value of Technology Startups, founded by Italian citizens, operating abroad.
The award, which consists of a medal and a diploma from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, will be presented to the winning startup during the Conference of Scientific Attachés in Rome, Italy, in January 10, 2017 in the presence of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Paolo Gentiloni, and the Minister of Education, University and Research, Stefania Giannini.
Deadline: October 31, 2016.
Call and Application Form >>
To submit your application and for any question please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Within the framework of the Scientific and Technological Cooperation Agreement between Japan and Italy, signed in Tokyo, on October 7th, 1988, the Directorate General for Country Promotion (Economy, Culture and Science) – Unit for Scientific and Technological Cooperation of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs initiate herewith the procedures for the drafting of the XI Executive Programme of Scientific and Technological Cooperation for the years 2017-2019.
Projects shall be submitted in one of the following priority research areas:
- Agriculture and Food Sciences
- Basic Sciences (Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry)
- Biotechnologies and Health
- Energy and Environment
- Information and Communication Technologies, including Robotics and Automotive
- Nanosciences and Advanced Materials
- Space Sciences
- Technologies Applied to Cultural Heritage.
The call is avable at the following link.
Proposals shall be submitted by July 21, 2016, 17:00 c.e.s.t.
Embassy of Italy Tokyo Science
What is Italian Innovation Day
Italian Innovation Day is an initiative of the Italian Embassy in Tokyo, aimed at linking Japanese and Italian startup ecosystem and generating new investment and collaboration opportunities.