|10th European Investment Forum - Sector Summit Previews|
|The Sector Summit Previews of the 10th European Investment Forum (EIF), taking place in Milan on 30 Sept. - 1 Oct. are now available. Compiled and Published by Technology Finance, the Summit Previews provide insight, intelligence and news across 3 key sectors* on market trends, VC strategies, fast-moving companies and the deals being done. In other words, the Summit Previews play a key role in setting the Agenda for each of the Summit Streams at the European Investment Forum.
* 3 KEY SECTORS UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT!
The Summit Previews track developments in 3 key sectors that will be under the spotlight at the 10th European Investment Forum:
- Wireless Technology and Applications (download full text here)
New wireless and applications continue to attract the lion's share of venture capital investment in Europe. Only last month over E35m of venture capital was raised by wireless solutions providers on the continent. Inside the Summit Preview Europe's top investors talk about what they will be looking out for in Milan.
- Digital Entertainment and Broadband (download full text here)
The broadband revolution is taking place a little longer than was predicted in the late 1990s. However, the foundations are finally in place for innovative new content applications and services to really make their mark. Read what Europe's top investors say about what they will be looking out for in Milan.
- Enterprise Technology Solutions (download full text here)
Enterprises are cautiously starting to invest in new technologies once again, however any new technology and solutions have to meet very specific standards and requirements. Startups in this sector at the 10th European Investment Forum in Milan will be most sought after if they can show fast, significant and demonstrable ROI
10th EUROPEAN INVESTMENT FORUM * MILAN * 30 Sept. - 1 Oct. 2003
The 10th edition of the EIF will be hosted by the City of Milan as the first of three major ICT and investment events taking place in the same week, just before the IST 2003 Conference and Exhibition (2-4 Oct.) and the Italian Fair SMAU (2-6 Oct.).
The 10th EIF Programme includes top representatives from the following companies: Schneider Electric Ventures, AdAstra Venture Consult GmbH, IDG Venture Europe, Econ Group B.V., Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, Cisco Systems GmbH, Lynx New Media Ventures- Bear Stearns & Virgin Enterprise, Thompson Stanley Publishers Ltd., Digital Networks Global Ventures, Cartagena Capital GmbH, IBM, Freever S.A., Convergys, EMEA, SOFTBank Europe Ventures, Polytechnos Venture-Partners, EarlyBird Venture Capital, Add Partners, T-Online Venture Fund, Microsoft Europe, Mobile Application Holding, Baytech Venture Capital Beratung, Gartner France, Partech International, Index Ventures...
Sponsors and Partners include: Net Partners, Euronext, SWX Swiss Exchange, Eureka, AIFI (Italian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association), Fortune, The Wall Street Journal Europe.
Visit the EIF website for more detailed information and to register
The event is organised by Europe Unlimited, www.e-unlimited.com, in association with Technology Finance, First Tuesday and IESE Business School, promoted by the European Commission Information Societies Technologies Programme.
Marseilles,07 31 2003