4 - 6 December 2018 / Vienna, Austria
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4 - 6 December 2018
Vienna, Austria
ICT 2018

Ideal-ist @ ICT 2018


ICT 2018 will be held on 4-6 December 2018 in Vienna, Austria.

The event will focus on networking for Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2018-20, including ICT calls across all three pillars of Horizon 2020.

The event will offer an exceptional occasion to build quality partnerships as it will connect academia, research institutes, industrial stakeholders, SMEs and government actors from all over Europe. The event is free of charge but registration is required.

In total, more than 6,000 researchers, innovators, entrepreneurs, industry representatives, young people and policy makers are expected to attend.

Ideal-ist, the network of National Contact Points for ICT research and innovation is organising a series of events at the ICT Proposers day:

4-6 DECseveral occasionsWorkshops
4-6 DEC All dayFace2Face Brokerage Event
4-6 DEC All dayIdeal-ist Booth


For more information on ICT 2018 please visit or write to us

Ideal-ist Face2Face Brokerage Event @ ICT Proposers Day 

When: 4-6 December 2018

Ideal-ist invites the ICT community to engage in pre-arranged meetings at its Face2Face Brokerage event organised to facilitate the formation of consortia for upcoming Horizon 2020 calls and beyond. Ideal-ist is organising this event in cooperation with EEN (European Enterprise Network) within the ICT Event.

This networking event will target a wide range of actors in the ICT sector from academy and industry from Europe and other countries interested in sharing new project ideas and finding collaboration partners for projects under ICT oriented calls across Horizon 2020 and beyond.

At our previous events, over 1000 participants from 50 different countries, representing universities, research institutes, SMEs and large companies all across Europe and beyond, joined the brokerage event co-organised by Ideal-ist and EEN, and held over 5600 meetings. Come and be part of our 2018 brokerage event! Take advantage of this unique opportunity to connect with potential partners from all over the world!

Ideal-ist Exhibition 

When: 4-6 December 2018

As the network of National Contact Points for ICT in Horizon 2020, Ideal-ist, supports organisations interested in EU research and innovation in over 65 countries. The exhibition stand at the ICT Proposers' Day will be a meeting and information point for anyone interested in learning more about ICT in Horizon 2020, and Ideal-ist activities and services. Visitors can hold Face2Face meetings with Ideal-ist representatives, pick up Ideal-ist promotional materials, and try on-line demonstrations of tools and services, including the toolbox for proposers and our partner search system.

Ideal-ist Workshops

When: 4-6 December 2018

Within each ICT Event, Ideal-ist organises a series of highly popular workshops of relevance to the Horizon 2020 context. Such workshops in the past addressed Evaluation, Innovation & Impact, contractual Public Private Partnerships and Cascading Grants. The workshops for ICT 2018 are currently under preparation and will be announced at a later date.

Please follow @ICTproposersEU and join the discussion using #ICTpropday on Twitter.


Vienna, Austria

Organised by


Austria 47
Azerbaijan 4
Belarus 2
Belgium 18
Bosnia And Herzegovina 1
Bulgaria 5
Croatia 2
Cyprus 12
Czech Republic 11
Estonia 1
Finland 7
France 32
Germany 25
Ghana 2
Greece 35
Hungary 9
Iraq 3
Ireland 19
Israel 5
Italy 29
Latvia 2
Lithuania 5
Luxembourg 4
Macedonia (the former Yugoslav Republic of) 10
Netherlands 11
Nigeria 7
Norway 7
Poland 10
Portugal 17
Romania 14
Serbia 1
Slovakia 8
Slovenia 7
South Africa 1
Spain 80
Sweden 6
Switzerland 11
Turkey 35
Ukraine 4
United Kingdom 20
United States 1
Total 530


Industry / Large Enterprise 9
Small or Medium Enterprise (SME) 61
Consultants 10
Others 398
University 31
Research 26
Total 535