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3 November 2020 - 11 November 2020
Virtual Mission Italy 2020 water technology and fashion & textiles

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  • The Kick-off session with minister Sigrid Kaag and other sessions can be reviewed at Recordings (only for registered participants).
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Virtual mission to Italy on water technology and fashion & textiles

Welcome to the virtual mission to Italy. The mission facilitates Dutch and Italian companies active in these sectors in gaining market information and new business contacts. We invite you to register yourself on this platform to participate in the different webinars and engage in 1:1 video conversations with potential business partners. 

Programme Items

  • Kick off session with opening address of Minister Sigrid Kaag on 3 November
  • Keynote speech Minister Sigrid Kaag and panel discussion on 4 November, live stream from Green Economy conference ‘Ecomondo’, Italy
  • Webinars on 3 and 4 November
  • Matchmaking sessions from 3 to 11 November

    The draft programme can be found in the orange top bar at: Agenda

    Who will benefit most from this event: 

    We particularly recommend the participation of private sector representatives interested in the Italian market active in the sectors water technology and fashion & textiles. During this online event representatives and specialists from the aforementioned sectors will share their knowledge and insights with you.   

    • Water Technology (including wastewater treatment, reuse of water in the industrial sector, urban environment and sustainable agriculture)
    • Fashion & Textiles (including sustainable textiles, recycling of materials)

    About Participation & Registration

    You can register yourself for this event here.

    More information on participation and registration can be found under the tabs For Dutch Participants and For Italian Participants.

    How It Works

    All sessions (including opening sessions, webinars and keynote speech) will be live streamed from our studio. You will receive a link to access the webinars.
    The matchmaking sessions will take place by 1:1 video conversations. These are a quick and easy way to meet potential cooperation partners from the comfort of your own home or office. The 30 minute sessions provide enough time to build connections. When the time is up, your video call will end automatically and you can move on to your next session. 
    All sessions and 1:1 video conversations will be hosted on this B2Match platform.

    You do not need to download any additional software. The B2Match platform enables you to share your screen to show documents and PowerPoints. Conversations will be held in English. For more information please check: How it works.

    If you encounter any difficulties during your sessions, our technical staff will be available for assistance.

    What You Need:

    • Reliable high-speed internet access
    • A microphone and a camera (if not already installed on your PC/laptop)


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    Closed since 11 November 2020
    Organised by
    Participants 173
    Meetings 188
    Italy 150
    Netherlands 47
    Total 197
    Company 140
    Other 20
    Authority/Government 16
    Association/Agency 14
    University 4
    R&D Institution 3
    Total 197
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    Before event 5099
    After event 221
    Total 5320