DG CONNECT European Commission
The theme of the HIGH LEVEL FORUM 2018 was:
INNOVATION for tomorrow’s INFRASTRUCTURES
This theme was worked through two plenary sessions and workshops, addressing the Challenges of Infrastructure projects, the contribution of Innovation Ecosystems to Infrastructure initiatives, the Infrastructures for the Cities of the Future and the Infrastructures for an efficient transfer of Innovation from Research to Industry.
Other parts of the Program were leaving opportunities for enjoying relaxing times, discovering the hosting ecosystem of Grenoble and networking between delegations and organizations.
The program and agenda of the HLF2018 edition were as following:
President & CEO
Illinois Science & Technology Coalition (ISTC)
International Project Manager
Eindhoven (The Netherlands)
General Producer of Knowledge Capital Association.
Policy Adviser to The Cabinet Office, Government of Japan.
Head of Unit, Joint Research Center
Chairman and CEO
Sofradir, ULIS and Sofradir EC
MIT Sloan Global Programs
CEO of Air Liquide advanced Technologies
Incubation Department Director
Technology transfer officer, Deputy Chair of the High Level Forum GIANT
Technology Transfer Officer
A post-event report, screening the various moments of the HLF2018 program and
highlighting its conclusions and added value, is available here.
In the perspective of the 2018 High Level Forum, the Grenoble GIANT ecosystem was publishing a Press Release.