MariMatch at Posidonia 2020, the International Brokerage for the Maritime sector

Those interested are invited to complete the relevant participation form by October 22, 2020

The major brokerage event MariMatch at Posidonia will take place for the the fourth time (and not the fourth consecutive year because the fair is taking place every 2 years)  on 27-29 October 2020 during  the International Exhibition Posidonia 2020, at the Metropolitan Expo Exhibition Centre, adjacent to the Airport "El Venizelos ".

MariMatch at Posidonia 2020 is a forum for companies as well as Research & Innovation stakeholders from the maritime sector that are looking to initiate or expand their International network for business, technological cooperation or research partnerships at the leading international fair Posidonia 2020.The event is organised by the National Documentation Centre (EKT), co-ordinator of Enterprise Europe Network - Hellas, in collaboration with the Athens Chamber of Crafts, the Industries Association of Thessaly and Central Greece, and is supported by (with) ‘Maritime Industry & Services ‘ of the Enterprise Europe Network.

For the first time, the MariMatch event offers participants the opportunity to organise meetings via video conference. Communication during the meetings will be conducted in English. Participation in the event and admission to the exhibition is free.

Who can participate?

The event is targeted at companies, clusters, International decision-makers as well as Research & Innovation stakeholders from the maritime sector looking to cooperate in the following areas:

  • Shipbuilding, repairs and refits / Shipyard industry
  • Maritime transport: logistics /ports
  • Green shipping / Green ports
  • Electronics, communication & navigation
  • Mechanical and Auxiliary systems
  • Nautical sports, Leisure vessels & Tourism
  • Maritime services
  • Maritime Safety & Security
  • Marine Research, Development & Innovation
  • Marine bio-economy

Registration 

For the first time, the 2020 edition of Marimatch at Posidonia offers participants the opportunity to arrange meetings both face-to-face at Hall 2-STAND 2.561 and via video-calls).  The meetings will be held in English. Participation in the event is free of charge.

Those interested are invited to fill out the relevant application form on the online platform by October 22 and submit a profile on the "marketplace".

From September 21 to October 22, 2020, bilateral business meetings will be arranged by the registered organisations through its electronic platform. Meetings will take place in HALL 2/Stand 2,561:

• Tuesday 27 October 2020 (11.00- 18.00)

• Wednesday 28 October 2020 (11.00-14.00)

Video-call meetings:

• Wednesday 28 October 2020 (14.30-18.00)

• Thursday 29 October 2020 (11.00-18.00)

For further information contact Dr. Christina Pascual, National Documentation Centre (EKT) at marimatch-posidonia@ekt.gr

Enterprise Europe Network is the largest integrated business support network in the world. It was launched in 2008 and now includes 600 local organisations in more than 60 countries in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the Americas. It supports more than 2 million businesses per year in international trade, technology & research collaborations and access to finance. In Greece, the Enterprise Europe Network-Hellas network consists of industrial associations, research and technology institutes, commercial and industrial chambers and renowned institutions in the field of innovation and SMEs.