15 October 2024

Xecs Matchmaking Event - Xecs Call 4

15 October 2024


Want to know more about Xecs and its Call 4, hear about the funding opportunities and the eligibility criteria in your country, as well as present your project idea, listen to pitches, build or reinforce your Xecs project consortia? Then join the Electronic Components and Systems Community in Hamburg on 15 October 2024 during the Xecs Matchmaking Event! 


  • Present your project idea(s) and/or learn about other project ideas.
  • Present your project idea on a poster and exchange with participants.
  • Share your SME expertise pitch.
  • Meet and network with potential partners.
  • Hear from Public Authorities and learn more about the specific funding rules in your country.
  • Get useful insights on how to submit a successful project proposal under the Xecs Call 4.


Hotel Hafen Hamburg
9 Seewartenstraße
20459 Hamburg
From Hamburg Central Station or from the Hamburg Airport (Flughafen): take line S1 to Landungsbrücken, then walk 4 min


10:00 to 10:05

Welcome word

 by Caroline Bedran, AENEAS Director General

10:05 to 10:20

Eureka presentation

by Brit Helle, Director General Eureka Network

10:20 to 10:40

Introduction to the 4th call of the Eureka Cluster Xecs

by Nadja Rohrbach, Xecs Director

10:40 to 10:55

How to prepare a successful application

by Patrick Pype, Director Strategic Partnerships at NXP

10:55 to 11:50

National support

Information session from the Public Authority representatives of Germany, Canada, Switzerland, Netherlands, Portugal, LatviaFinland, Poland (TBC)

11:50 to 12:10

Coffee break

12:10 to 13:00

Celebration Session

35 years microelectronics Clusters

Closure of Eureka Cluster Euripides²

Penta-Euripides² Innovation Award 

13:00 to 13:45

Lunch Break

13:45 to 15:00

Pitch & Poster Session

SME expertise pitches

Xecs project pitches from Eurostars participants

Canadian delegation project pitches

Project idea pitches 

15:00 to 17:00



We are pleased to announce that our upcoming event is free of charge. However, please note that participants are responsible for arranging their accommodation. We strongly recommend registering for the event and booking your accommodation well in advance to ensure a comfortable stay.

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