EPSI Conference 2016: Crossing Borders: Innovation for economical and societal impact


On behalf of the European Platform for Sports Innovation (EPSI), Sport & Technology, Flanders’ Bike Valley, Enterprise Europe Network (EEN), the City Council of Eindhoven, SportInnovator, the province of Brabant (NL), the Province of Limburg (B) and the European projects EASY-IMP and EU4Sports Cluster Alliance, we thank all of the participants and speakers for their excellent contribution. We hope to see you next year for the 6th EPSI conference.

The 2-day event explored innovation opportunities and challenges within the sports industry, exchanging knowledge, crossing borders, learning best practices and discovering key insights. The first day took place at Cluster Sports&Technology in Eindhoven (The Netherlands), on the second day was organized at Flanders’ Bike Valley in Paal-Beringen (Belgium). During both days inspiriting site visits to Sport Field Labs and research facilities were included in the proCkRiEITW0AAf531SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESgram. The program provided an excellent environment for matchmaking during the international sports matchmaking event, SportTechMatch, co-organized with the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN).

The event was supported by the Dutch Government,
as part of Dutch EU Presidency in 2016.

The inspiring program and presentations around “Crossing borders” in combination with a motivated professional audience created the right atmosphere for discussing innovation chances and for creating new cooperations.


For more information about the conference follow the links below:

Other EPSI activities


Organized by:

epsi           Logo-Sports-and-Technology      Flanders'_Bike_Valley

in partnership with:

EEN Clipboard01     ESCP logo   EU4SCA-color-1500px   logo sportinnovator

supported by:

logo brabant   logo eindhoven  logo limburg

The event was supported by the Dutch Government, as part of Dutch EU Presidency in 2016