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Cleantech Matchmaking Mission to Nanjing

  • Tipo :Trade Mission
  • Date :Nov 12 - 16, All day, 2018
  • Venue :Nanjing
  • Contact :pbricout@clustertweed.be

The TWEED Cluster, in partnership with 4 other European clusters (Austria, Denmark, France, Sweden) and within the framework of the European project EC2i for the competitiveness of companies and SMEs, is pleased to invite you to a matchmaking mission in China (Nanjing City, located 265 km northwest of Shanghai, in the Jiangsu region) from November 12 to 16.

The mission will present many networking opportunities as it will take place during the 'CleanConnect conference', bringing together the main actors of regional cleantech, and concerning both energy and environmental issues. 

Chinese Cleantech Market

Due to rapid industrialization and urbanization, China has experienced environmental degradation. In response, the Chinese government has implemented policies to accelerate the deployment of environmental technologies in fields ranging from water treatment, clean energy, and air pollution to soil remediation. Because of this policy push, the Chinese cleantech market will reach EUR 2.28 trillion by 2020.

Matchmaking Session

In conjunction with the European Cleantech Internationalization Initiative (EC2I), members of TWEED are cordially Invited to take share in a matchmaking Mission to Nanjing in China is 15-16 November 2018 at the CleanConnect Conference.
The objective is to match European companies with Chinese partners to export European clean technology to the Chinese market.
Special focus will be on:
  • VOCs Treatment
  • Soil & Groundwater Remediation
  • Waste to Value
  • Industrial Wastewater
  • Monitoring and Smart Solutions

Tentative Program

12-14 November: Site visits and chambers of commerce

  • Monday 12 November: Arrival in Shanghai Int. airport

  • Tuesday 13 November: Site visits to Yinxing industry Park (to be confirmed)

  • Wednesday 14 November: Meetings with National Chambers of commerce in Shanghai

15-16 November: Matchmaking and CleanConnect conference

To see more detailed information about the programme, please click here.

Practical Information

The China Mission will take place at the CleanConnect Conference in Nanjing the 15-16 November 2018. Based on your needs and preferences, we will facilitate tailor-made meetings with relevant partners and Chinese investors.

You will be part of the European EC2I initiative, including networking with other European technology providers and a clear follow-up process.

Different packages suiting your company needs from all-inclusive arrangements (EUR2.200 includes flight, hotel, transportation to the venue, CleanConnect conference, matchmaking event and follow-up process) to minimal booking (EUR400 for the matchmaking event) are organized. 

The event also envisages site visits to a local industry park and engagement with the national chambers of commerce in Shanghai for an extra fee.


In order to register for the event, please email Paul Bricout at pbricout@clustertweed.be before 31 August 2018.

For more information on the EC2I China Mission, the program and opportunities in China, please contact:
Paul Bricout, Cluster TWEED
T: +32 4 242 47 62
E: pbricout@clustertweed.be
Ben Jorgensen, Sustainable Business Hub (Strategic Partnerships leader of EC2I)
T: +46 725 1791 722
E: ben.jorgensen@sbhub.se
Lin Dong, Umore Group (China Business partner)
Tel: +45 4272 3212
E: lin.dong@umoregroup.com