European Materials & Industry Venture Forum

The European Materials and Industry Venture Forum will take place in Ghent on the 8-9 of February 2017.

The Forum aims to bring together 30 selected emerging companies, regional companies and European VC’s and international corporate investors.

200 companies were nominated and 98 applications screened by a Selection Committee who submitted almost 200 reviews to select the final 30 presenting companies. The Selection Committee was composed of senior business leaders from various backgrounds including venture capital, technology and research.

The Forum will focus on the following 3 technology tracks:

  • Materials (ferro and polymers) and Materials Processing
  • Circular Economy including Recycling
  • Industry 4.0 & Industrial IoT

The Forum is a proven and tested format by Tech Tour that has been connecting innovative entrepreneurs with venture capital and corporate investors since 1998.

The European Materials and Industry Venture Forum 2017 is a unique opportunity for participants to meet a selection of the most exciting companies within the materials and industry sector and will provide various networking opportunities including a networking evening at the historic Ghent City Town Hall, One2One meetings and coaching sessions.

“The Forum directly connects Europe’s most promising innovators and entrepreneurs in materials, the circular economy and industrial ICT to specialised corporate VC’s and financial investors with the aim to inspire, stimulate partnerships and accelerate a sustainable future. We see the event in Ghent as a first step in a new tradition of showcasing the latest innovations in the materials industry space.”

Dirk De Boever, Head of Investments, Finindus and President of the Forum and Head of Selection Committee

If you are an investor or looking for partnerships aiming to accelerate a sustainable future register as a participant and save the date from the 8-9 February 2017.


For any questions related to the Tech Tour European Materials and Industry Venture Forum 2017, please contact: Aleksandra Angelova, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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