Achieving successful pilot production, from a laboratory scale to small pilot production scales, is an important success factor in the innovation and management potential of productive companies.
EPPN (European Network for Pilot Production Facilities and Innovation Hubs) is the European Network of Pilot Production Plants and Innovation Centers. Pilot plants and open innovation test benches are infrastructures that respond quickly to scaling needs, essential for SMEs and startups. They are useful tools that help improve the European industry in its competitiveness, generate business and potentially create new businesses, jobs and growth across Europe by offering specific infrastructure and a service ecosystem.
This EPPN Workshop, in collaboration with SPRI, Business Development Agency of the Basque Government, under the Department of Economic Development and Infrastructure, and the Basque Science, Technology and Innovation Network, addresses and offers the opportunity to exchange experiences between pilot plants and Establish future relationships with the industry.
Attendees will be able to learn about the opportunities that these open access pilot plants offer to European industry, especially SMEs and startups, as well as visit some of them on-site and learn first-hand their characteristics.
Science and Technology Park of Gipuzkoa, Paseo Mikeletegi, 53, San Sebastián // 9:30 - 17: 30h