The Enterprise Europe Network is organising a fully funded visit to Boston, USA targeted at innovative and ambitious businesses in the Energy Sector. The visit is funded by UK Research and Innovation through the Innovation Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF) and forms part of the Global Business Innovation Programme.
This visit and accompanying programme of support will help UK businesses to identify new opportunities in the US energy sector. The 4 day programme will include:
Businesses supported through the Prospering from the Energy Revolution (PFER) Programme, funded by the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund (ISCF)are invited to submit applications, in addition to other innovative businesses active in development and deployment of energy systems technologies.
The USA is the largest, most competitive and technologically advanced economy in the world. US Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has consistently seen growth of 1.8% or more since 2011 (source: DIT).
In the energy sector, growing consumer demand and world class innovation make the USA an attractive market with total investment in the US energy sector at $276 billion in 2016 (the second-largest in the world) (source: US Department of Energy).
The UK and the US share many of the same challenges:
Massachusetts is a leader in developing energy systems of the future, offering unique opportunities for innovation and collaboration:
FOCUS OF VISIT
The visit will focus on the following topics:
Participating businesses will receive: Flights, five nights’ hotel accommodation, subsistence and conference registration (one representative per company).
Benefits of the Programme:
Travel Arragnements and Subsidies:
How to Apply:
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