The 2nd edition of BIAT - Innovation and High Technology Lab will be held in Bari, Italy, at Fiera del Levante on February 11-12, 2016.
BIAT - Innovation and High Technology Lab - funded under the Cohesion Action Plan of the Economic Development Dept. - is an initiative designed to enable all companies and research labs of Italy's so-called Convergence Regions (Campania, Calabria, Apulia and Sicily) to express their full potential for Innovation and excellence. Indeed, Convergence Regions host some of the most important technological and industrial districts in Italy and in Europe.
The event is organized by the Italian Trade Agency in collaboration with the Convergence Regional Governments, Apulia Region and Sprint Apulia.
BIAT aims to promote commercialization and transfer of innovative products and services or high technology and intangible assets (patents in particular) by matching commercial and technology supply and demand between start-ups, innovative SMEs, business networks, universities, technology parks and foreign counterparts operating in the following countries: USA, Canada, France, Sweden, Germany, United Kingdom, Japan, China, United Arab Emirates, Israel, Russian Federation, Brazil, Korea, Denmark, India, Qatar, Singapore and Switzerland.
Over 120 project proposals have been selected in the following sectors: boating, nanotechnology, biotechnology, new materials, renewable energy, environment, ICT and smart cities.
Planetek Italia participate at BIAT 2016 showcasing its latest Space missions / Earth observation cutting edge solutions, designed to help Decision makers and professionals in their different business and applications. Specifically, the focus of this edition is on its Infrastructure and ground stability monitoring service.