B2success focuses its activities on a matchmaking event at the Hanover Fair 2006 – Europe’s leading industrial fair with an international business climate and more than 6 000 exhibitors, almost half of them from abroad. EIC-partners as well as associated partners (BICs, IRCs) will work together and recruit entrepreneurs in their regions (Bulgaria, Norway, Romania, Turkey, EU 25) and support them before, during and after the matchmaking event.

Main objectives:

  • Encouraging internationalization, growth and competitiveness among both start-ups and established SMEs within the metal cluster
  • Stimulating SMEs` entrepreneurial mindsets and to promote the exchange of know-how between cooperation partners

Specific tasks:
Organization of the participatio of 10 companies per region, 350 participants in total, in the cooperation event at the Hanover fair 2006, enabling entrepreneurs to develop ideas about potential cooperation projects and increase their knowledge and their capability to use market opportunities across Europe