AFRICA EUROPE WATER & ENERGY NETWORK
A PROJECT OF FOUR WELL ESTABLISHED EUROPEAN CLUSTERS SPECIALISed IN ENERGY AND WATER
DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT A JOINT INTERNATIONALISATION STRATEGY TO HELP SME’S establish business relationships with 3 SPECIFIC COUNTRIES IN AFRICA: MOROCCO, SENEGAL AND TUNISIA
What is AEWEN about?
Networking, water and energy are at the heart of the AEWEN project. By establishing strong relationships between European and African stakeholders, the project wants to foster innovation to answer the growing demand for water and green energy solutions in Morocco, Senegal and Tunisia.
AEWEN PROJECT OBJECTIVES
In summary, the specific objectives of the AEWEN project are:
– Engage European SMEs in the project (survey, webinars, country days,…)
– Engage African Business Networks and Organizations in the project
– Organise trade missions to each target country
– Organise B2B in Europe during well-established events
– Organise joint online activities
AEWEN brings together the expertise of 4 well established European clusters specialized in water and energy
Tenerrdis is a French energy cluster based in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, the largest
industrial region in France. It is a gateway into a dynamic innovation ecosystem with
over 240 members spanning industrials, small and medium enterprises, research and
technology organisations and public bodies. Tenerrdis covers the entire energy value
Cluster TWEED* is a Belgian cluster organisation bringing together more than one
hundred companies working on sustainable solutions in the energy, environment and
water sector. Our goal is to strengthen exchanges and foster collaboration between our
members in order to boost business opportunities and consolidate win-win partnerships.
*TWEED=Technology of Wallonia Energy Environment and sustainable Development
Environment Park is a Technology Park based in Torino (Italy) that has been active for
over 20 years in environmental innovation and sustainability. It manages the CLEVER
cluster (Cleantech&Energy innoVation clustER), the regional innovation cluster that
operates in the Energy and Clean Technologies field.
The cluster aims to support its members in their ecological transition, through the supply
of services, technical and methodological support and open labs.
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