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EASTWEST 2012 – CyprusYPRUS, September 1-4, 2012

The East-Meets-West on Innovation and Entrepreneurship Congress and Exhibition will be held on 1 to 4 September 2012 at the University of Cyprus. The event is organized by the European Office of Cyprus to promote and implement new tools of effective collaboration between business and academia.

For the first time, distinguished scientists from the Middle East, North Africa and Europe will collaborate closely with Business to promote and implement effective collaboration between science, technology and business while sharing the common goal: to harness the potential of entrepreneurship by transferring innovation ideas into products and services. Both the congress and the exhibition events are of significant importance on a local, regional and European level.

The Conference aims to promote cross-national collaboration between East and West as a tool to overcome national limitations on knowledge, financial resources, technology and services while taking into consideration the regional and European aspects.

The congress aims to improve links between scientific and business communities, promote private sector investment in science, innovation and enterprise development, encourage SMEs and scientists to exploit global knowledge resources and increase innovation financing mechanisms.

MORE INFORMATION: www.eastmeetswest.eu.com