Events

AENEAS hosts and participates in several events every year that incite the building partnerships along the Electronics Value Chain.

For the latest list of events, see our events calendar.

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The European Forum for Electronic Components and Systems aims to join forces and to bring all ECS stakeholders together to work on a common strategy, future collaboration and vision. The event is organised by AENEAS, ARTEMIS-IA, EPoSS, ECSEL Joint Undertaking and the European Commission.

EFECS 2017, themed ‘Our Digital Future’, is a brand-new international forum along the Electronic Components and Systems (ECS) value chain in Europe, taking place for the first time on 5-7 December 2017 at the Square in Brussels.

Key topics

The 3-day event brings all ECS stakeholders together and gives you numerous opportunities to learn more about the latest developments, cooperation and funding possibilities within ECS. EFECS highlights are:

  • Strategy development and implementation:
    Through sessions on the ECS-SRA - the shared Strategic Research Agenda for Research & Innovation in Electronic Components and Systems - which is currently under development, you will get the opportunity to actively contribute to the implementation of your topic of interest in future projects. Read more
    Moreover, the newly created ECS Collaboration Tool will enable you to build consortia and establish cooperation already prior to the event.
  • Future collaborative landscape in Europe:
    You will have the opportunity to listen to keynotes and presentations from running initiatives on the state-of-the-art of innovation and also learn about various possibilities to establish fruitful collaboration in the ECS field in the future. Read more
  • A look ahead:
    During EFECS, visionaries will showcase trends and inspire us with what ‘Our Digital Future’ could look like. The European Commission will present the Future of Digitisation of Europe, as well as the current status of implementation. Read more
  • Exhibition:
    The EFECS exhibition will reflect the entire value chain of Electronic Components and Systems, including running R&D&I projects, new project ideas, affiliated organisations, the organisers of the event, and a speakers corner. Read more

ECS-SRA SESSIONS

EFECS will give participants the opportunity to continue to engage with the ECS-SRA, and will also provide opportunities for collaborative pitches and posters that have been developed in the weeks preceding the event.

Please check pitches sessions here

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