Svetlana Klessova, director of GAC Sophia Antipolis, was elected President of the Coordination Committee of the European Network of Research and Innovation Centres and Hubs in the USA (ENRICH in the USA), at the end of December 2019 with the unanimous support of the Committee.
The election was organised in the light of ENRICH USA consortium’s decision to appoint a Coordination Committee to move towards the next stage of development of the Network!
ENRICH in the USA acts as a central contact point for European research and innovation actors seeking to grow and to reinforce collaboration across the Atlantic. The network's mission is to provide European researchers and innovators with standardized research and innovation internationalization support services as well as various tailor-made services, in order to accelerate access to the American market and maximize the chances of success. GAC Sophia is one of the main partners of the initiative.
ENRICH has two Centres in the USA, one in San Francisco and one in Boston area, as well as seven sector specific thematic Landing Hubs in the USA in smart cities, photonics, biotechnology, etc. Find out more about the added value of ENRICH in the USA services here and about the upcoming calls and opportunities here!
GAC Sophia in particular is co-organizing the ENRICH Roadshow in the United States in Europe which will be held from February 17 to 21, 2020, during which less Centers, Hubs, Ambassadors, reputable investors and professional firms of ENRICH will travel to several EU countries during a 5-day tour to showcase the American ecosystem and meet European R&I players. Find out more about the Roadshow and how to get involved by clicking here!
For further information you can also contact Svetlana Klessova email@example.com