Conference – Sport Innovation & Match

Co-Inovate in Sport




De Markten, Oude Graanmarkt 5
1000 Brussels


CO-INNOVATE IN SPORT 2019 - EPSI Sport Innovation Conference in Collaboration with Enterprise Europe Network - a collaboration by European Platform for Sport Innovation (EPSI) and supported by Pinnacle and the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) - will in July 2019 explore innovations in relation to new technologies in the sports ecosystem – creating an innovation-friendly environment in sports, technology innovation in sports and its impact on business, sports equipment manufacturing innovation process, e-sports innovations, big data & digital in sports, funding innovation in 21st century sports, sports !innovation and the future of the human-technology interface.

It will explore how innovation can be achieved in order to keep up with the continuous quest for performance improvement, how stimulation of active lifestyle can provide business chances, how public authorities can contribute to the innovation ecosystem in the sports sector and aims to support and develop small and medium enterprises (SME) setting up in the sector to achieve innovation in their product and service offerings and provide them with new opportunities for the establishment of joint strategic projects, partnerships and business opportunities.

CO-INNOVATE IN SPORT 2019 - EPSI Sport Innovation Conference in Collaboration with Enterprise Europe Network will also feature business matchmaking activities (SportInnovation&Match) powered by the Enterprise Europe Network  – also known as business ‘speed dating’ – bringing together businesses and other organisations looking for partners to take their strategic development and projects forward. These have proved very successful historically and enable participants share their partnership offers or requests and schedule meetings in advance. Moreover additional matchmaking events will be organised in break out sessions aimed at kick-starting European projects that will ultimately respond to the numerous call for proposals published by the European Union in the many EU financial programs such as : ERASMUS + / HORIZON   2020 & HORIZON EUROPE / COSME / LIFE / INTERREG / and many more.

For further details please visit the conference website.