Cleantech Matchmaking Mission to Nanjing

  • Date
    12 November 2018 - 16 November 2018
  • Beijing Time
    All Day - All Day
  • Venue

The TWEED Cluster, in partnership with 4 other European clusters (Austria, Denmark, France, Sweden) and within the framework of the European project EC2i for the competitiveness of companies and SMEs, is pleased to invite you to a matchmaking mission in China (Nanjing City, located 265 km northwest of Shanghai, in the Jiangsu region) from November 12 to 16.

The mission will present many networking opportunities as it will take place during the ‘CleanConnect conference and the Next-Gen Energy & Industry Innovation Summit‘, bringing together the main actors of regional cleantech, and concerning both energy and environmental issues.

Chinese Cleantech Market

Due to rapid industrialization and urbanization, China has experienced environmental degradation. In response, the Chinese government has implemented policies to accelerate the deployment of environmental technologies in fields ranging from water treatment, clean energy, and air pollution to soil remediation. Because of this policy push, the Chinese cleantech market will reach EUR 2.28 trillion by 2020.

Matchmaking Session

In conjunction with the European Cleantech Internationalization Initiative (EC2I), members of TWEED are cordially Invited to take share in a matchmaking Mission to Nanjing in China is 15-16 November 2018 at the CleanConnect Conference.

The objective is to match European companies with Chinese partners to export European clean technology to the Chinese market.

Special focus will be on:

  • VOCs Treatment
  • Soil & Groundwater Remediation
  • Waste to Value
  • Industrial Wastewater
  • Monitoring and Smart Solutions
  • Energy, power and mobility


  • Tuesday 13 November: Arrival in Shanghai Int. airport and meeting with EU Chamber of Commerce
  • Wednesday 14 November: Site visits to Yixing industry Park with tailor-made matchmaking events
  • Thursday 15 November: Matchmaking, Clean Connect conference and Next-Gen Energy & Industry Innovation Summit
  • Friday 16 November: Matchmaking, Clean Connect conference and Next-Gen Energy & Industry Innovation Summit

To see more detailed information about the programme, please click here.

Practical Information

The China Mission will take place at the CleanConnect Conference in Nanjing the 15-16 November 2018. Based on your needs and preferences, we will facilitate tailor-made meetings with relevant partners and Chinese investors.

You will be part of the European EC2I initiative, including networking with other European technology providers and a clear follow-up process.

Different packages suiting your company needs are offered. Please for more information about the programme and different packages, please click here (link).


In order to register for the event, please email Paul Bricout at before 30 September 2018.


For more information on the EC2I China Mission, the program and opportunities in China, please contact:

Paul Bricout, Cluster TWEED

T: +32 4 242 47 62


Ben Jorgensen, Sustainable Business Hub (Strategic Partnerships leader of EC2I)

T: +46 725 1791 722


Lin Dong, Umore Group (China Business partner)

Tel: +45 4272 3212



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