ENRICH Your Conference Experience

ENRICH in the USA is launching a new opportunity: ENRICH Your Conference Experience to enhance your conference experience when you are traveling to Washington, D.C.,’s vibrant start up and innovation ecosystem. This initiative will facilitate and strengthen greater transatlantic collaboration among innovation actors aiming to find advance their research and/or services.

The ENRICH Your Conference Experience program will (1) provide workshop/services on topics such as US market entry, budget management, and pitch practice for European research and innovation actors, (2) organize match-making salons to connect EU actors with their US counterparts, and (3) match researchers with compatible funding agencies, universities, and innovation clusters in D.C.


Who Should Apply:

We are looking for EU entrepreneurs, researchers, and innovation actors who are interested in collaborating with US partners, entering the US market, and getting connected with funding agencies, universities and technology and innovation clusters in the US. The program will be managed by the ENRICH in the USA’s D.C. Centre who will organize all necessary activities and provide on-the-ground guidance/support while you are visiting DC, Maryland, and Virginia area.


Tentative Agenda

ENRICH Your Conference Experience will be a 2-day event:

Day 1

i) Visiting NIH (NIH is the World’s Largest Early Stage Life Sciences Investor That You Didn’t Know About)

  • a. Workshop (topics will depend on the interest of the group)
  • b. Tour of National Library of Medicine

ii) Reception/networking dinner with local stakeholders, including Washington Centre Power Multipliers


Day 2

i) Visiting a university innovation center (location depends on the topic)


*Program can be tailored to individual group’s need. Now accepting inquiry on ENRICH Your Conference Experience in DC area.

Program fee: 220 euro per person (including transportation and one dinner and lunches)

Timeline: To ensure we can arrange the program tailored to you, please contact us at least 2-month prior to your arrival date.

For more information, please contact Claire Chen: chen@ncura.edu