Malta Enterprise, with the support of the Malta Council of Science and Technology (MCST), shall be holding this year's Research and Innovation Café on the 31st October at the Esplora Interactive Science Centre, Kalkara.
Focussed on promoting research and development activities in industry, the event forms part of the SME Week 2017 programme of activities co-ordinated by the Ministry for the Economy, Investment and Small Business and supported by the Enterprise Europe Network.
The programme will follow its tagline of ‘we inform & support... you develop’ and will provide insight and updates about the various national and EU R&D funding initiatives. A panel debate on challenges for research in industry will follow the keynote speeches, along with the participation of local SMEs who have successfully benefited from support and funding offered.
An afternoon café setup will provide an opportunity for one-to-one meetings and breakout sessions for any information required on funding, tips for success, intellectual property, academic collaboration and access to finance for projects. The full agenda for the day may be accessd here.
Participation will be free and on a first come first served basis and interested parties may register here.