8-9 November, Birmingham

INNOVATE 2017 is the UK’s flagship annual innovation conference and exhibition, this year being held in the UK’s second city, Birmingham. Just one hour by train from central London and with two international airports, Birmingham and its surrounding region are home to R&D for global businesses such as Jaguar LandRover, Rolls- Royce, JCB, Unilver, GKN, Pepsico, IBM, Mondelez, Carillion as well as five Catapult centres and 27 universities.

The event will cover a wide range of the most exciting and promising technologies, markets and applications. From automotive to aerospace and energy to electronics.

B2B Match

Enterprise Europe Network is organising INNOVATE2017 Match, 1-2-1 meetings offering unparalleled opportunities for strategic collaboration on a global scale. You must book to attend INNOVATE 2017 before registering on the Match system. The sooner you book, the sooner you will be able to connect with other delegates online.

A limited number of free tickets are available for international business delegations. Priority will be given to overseas businesses through a vetting process, and additional tickets will also be made available to overseas intermediaries and other agencies. To apply, email:

Once your ticket has been confirmed, simply register, add a profile and request meetings with potential partners. Twenty minute meetings can be scheduled and all participants will receive a personalised meeting schedule.

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 09:00 to Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 18:00