ICT Finance MarketPlace

The ICT Finance MarketPlace was an initiative delivered by 3 EU funded projects with the aim of improving access to finance for innovating ICT SMEs accross Europe. It took place within ICT 2010: Digitally Driven event, organised by the European Commision and hosted by the Belgian Presidency of the European Union.

The 2 main activities planned within the ICT Finance MarketPlace were:

Day 1: (27 September 2010) Venture Academy

Day 2: (28 September 2010) Investment Forum

Link to the ICT Finance MarketPlace portal: click here.

ICT 2010: Digitally Driven

This biennial event was a unique gathering point for researchers, business people, investors, and high level policy makers in the field of digital innovation. ICT 2010 focused on policy priorities such as Europe's Digital Agenda and the next financial programme of the European Union for funding research and innovation in ICT.

At ICT 2010:

  • Latest research trends in information and communication technologies
  • European priorities for 2.8 billion Euros research funding in ICT, 2011-2012
  • Meeting potential research and business partners at dozens of networking sessions 
  • An exhibition with over 5000 square meters of Europe's latest cutting edge ICT research 

Link to the website: click here.