Innovation Workshop at European Utility Week (Amsterdam)

Oct 29, 2014Ecosystem

You have an idea for a smart energy application waiting to be materialised?

You are an innovative enterprise developing a new smart energy solution?

Join our FINESCE innovation workshop and learn how to get business support, technical knowledge and up to 150.000 Euro funding from the European Commission.

We provide you with:

An introduction to FIWARE, a future Internet platform with ready-to-use components!

Networking opportunities with FINESCE Partners who have successfully implemented a pilot application on this platform ready to share their knowledge, their data and their infrastructure with you!

The opportunity to pitch your idea to three professional accelerators. They will guide you through the difficult time of developing your application and building your business with their expertise. Get your funding up to 150.000 Euro (100% of your costs)!

Click on the links to know more: SOUL-FI | INCENSe | SpeedUP!Europe


Meet the European Commission and our experts and get your free ticket here!

Be ready to pitch your idea in 99 seconds.



“The FIWARE accelerator programme – enabling smart energy applications and services”


Welcome and introduction

Dr Fiona Williams, Ericsson


“How SMEs and Start-ups will benefit from the FIWARE accelerator programme”

Ragnar Bergström, European Commission


“The FIWARE concept: Accelerate your application development”

Alexander von Jagwitz, B.A.U.M. Consult


“FINESCE use cases: FIWARE technology successfully implemented in the energy sector”

Dr Fiona, Ericsson


“Live Data, Infrastructure and API: How FINESCE supports SMEs and Start-ups in the field of smart

energy services.”

Prof Antonello Monti, RWTH Aachen


“FIWARE accelerators: Open calls and Funding”

“SMEs: Pitch your ideas!”

– Open Call SpeedUp!Europe

Olaf-Gerd Gemein, SpeedUp!Europe

– 99“ SME pitches, first part

– Open Call INCENSe

Juan Garrigosa, ENDESA

– 99” SME pitches, second part

– Open Call SOUL-FI

Carlos Bento, IPN


“Networking session”

all accelerators are available for round tables and individual talks



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