FEMAC and cluster companies participated in the NATUREEF International Event – 16 to 18 January

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Workshops

B2B

Spanish Delegation

From the 16th to 18th of January the VIBE-NARUREEF International Business Event, was organized by FEMAC and all the consortium members within the framework of NATUREEF during the European Plant Production trade fair SIVAL in Angers.

5 companies of the cluster were present and participated in the whole event: AMP Sprayers, BATSI, Biovert, Central Agrícola Bovi i Tallers Corbins.

NATUREEF SEMINAR – INTENATIONALIZATION OPPORTUNITIES

The 9 Natureef members gathered 60 participants, most of them SMEs from 10 different countries for the seminars about internationalization opportunities. Each participant had the chance to target one specific market between Latin America, China and Philippines. During the seminars, the participants had the opportunity to know the challenges and needs of the territories in order to indentify a combined business offer and prepare the commercial missions. Trips to China, Manila, Peru and Colombia will be organized from April to July.

GALA DINNER AND NETWORKING EVENT

120 attendees from 20 different countries, including companies, journalists and officials met at Terra Botanica. It was definitely a unique opportunity to prospect and promote business in a casual manner.

Four different SMEs successful experiencies in the better use of natural resources were presented in a round-table discussion before the move to the Tropical Greenhouse, where they discoved the fabulous gastronomy of the Anjou region.

BUSINESS TO BUSINESS MATCHMAKING EVENT

On this occasion, 230 B2B meetings of 30 minutes were carried out during 6 hours between 130 companies from 20 different countries at VIBE , which is part of the SIVAL plant production exhibition in the business lounge.

A dedicated online platform was at the disposal of the participants to identify the other participants, and book and schedule the meetings.

After the event, there were good vibes among the participants. They saw a good prospection and interesting contacts were done. Most of the companies asked agreed that B2B went beyond expectations.