MATCHER Data-Driven Innovation 2024

2 Apr – 28 Nov 2024 | Italy

2 April 2024 - 28 November 2024

Italy

MATCHER Data-Driven Innovation 2024

Welcome to the MATCHER Data-Driven Innovation

the fourth edition of the International Open Innovation Program

1 International Open Innovation Program, 3 Actors, 3 Themes and 3 Matching opportunities

The MATCHER Data-Driven Innovation edition at a glance:

  • 1 Long Term Matchmaking "MATCH.POINT": a unique chance for  Corporate partners and admitted Start-ups from all over the world to meet and create a win-win relationship aimed at developing concrete pilot with a quick go-to-market. Applications are open from March 25th until July 5th, while matchmaking calls were allowed from April 2nd until July 5th.

  • 1 Brokerage Event "BIG.MATCH": a fundamental element of MATCHER is BIG.MATCH, a brokerage event aimed at creating business matchmaking among actors of the innovation ecosystem. Specifically, registrations are open from September 16th and BIG.MATCH was held online on November 14th 2024.

  • 1 Closing Event "FINAL.MATCH": the closing event of MATCHER with institutional guests, Corporate managers and Start-ups talking about innovation focused on Data-Driven approaches and key topics. Specifically FINAL.MATCH will be held in Bologna on November 28th 2024.

The event focuses on three main themes:

Find out more about the Challenges

Data collection and elaboration to support operators

3 challenges

Data analysis for strategic decisions

4 challenges

Data use for machine automation and performance

3 challenges

Corporate participants

Italy

60

Germany

9

United States

8

Spain

6

Switzerland

5

United Kingdom

4

Belgium

2

Denmark

2

Netherlands

2

South Korea

2

India

2

France

2

San Marino

1

Greece

1

Türkiye

1

Israel

1

Tunisia

1

Sweden

1

Romania

1

Regione Emilia-Romagna

Financed by

Regione Emilia-Romagna

EEN

Co-funded by

SIMPLER a project by the Enterprise Europe Network

Art-Er

Organized by

ART-ER