Our EXXTRA presentation is online

Last September, we participated in the InnoTrans world rail fair in Berlin. This was an opportunity to present EXXTRA, and the clusters members of this project.

Call for Expression of Interest for venue providers: Cluster Booster Academy

The ECCP is launching a Call for expression of interest to offer the opportunity to universities and other education institutions, regional agencies/authorities and clusters themselves to host the 2-day in person training sessions of the first Cluster Booster Academy that will take place towards the end of February 2023 and early March 2023.

European Cluster Conference 2022: Call for awards

The “European Cluster Manager of the Year" and “European Cluster Partnership of the Year” Awards are organised by the European Commission with the support of the European Cluster Collaboration Platform (ECCP), as a unique opportunity to celebrate the achievements of cluster managers and cluster partnerships, highlighting specifically their efforts and commitment to cluster development as well as to promote and reckon the role of clusters as agents of change, steering and effectively impacting their industrial ecosystem.

European Cluster conference

There are numerous reasons why you should register for this year’s EUClusterConference organised by the Czech Presidency of the Council of the European Union and the European Commission.

EXXTRA Learning Sharing Workshops

This session focused on the feedback from our respective ecosystems following the actions carried out at the end of the learning and sharing workshop in May 2021...

Launch of the 1st satisfaction surveys

March, 18th 2020COVID-19 doesn't stop our online activities: EXXTRA Partners launched the Cluster members satisfaction survey covering our 7 Partners from 6 COSME countries. The aim is "to measure" in order "to know" and then act to strengthen clusters' activities...

EXXTRA Learning & Sharing Focus Session #1

May, 25th & 26th 2020During this 2 days workshop, all EXXTRA partners presented and discussed about their own managements et services. The objective : base discussions on the existing services in each clusters and on their respective feedback in order to initiate...


Closure event of EXXTRA ESCP-4X

The project "EXXTRA ESCP-4X" is closing its path in a few days, and the key learnings and outcomes will be shared in an event in Brussels, also available online.

ClusterXchange in Barcelona

On the occasion of the ClusterXchange visit of the German cluster Rail.S (Visiting Organisation) to Spanish cluster In-Move by Railgrup (Host Organisation) within the EXXTRA Project, during the 26th of October we invite EU SMEs to participate physically (the whole day) or remotely (only in B2B pitches) at two technological exploration visits in Spain to the EURECAT Technology Center facilities in Cerdanyola de Valles and the CIT UPC (Innovation and Technology Center) Laboratories in Besòs.

Group Exchange at InnoTrans 2022

We would like to invite EU SMEs, clusters and scaling-up support organisations to participate in the group exchange in Berlin, Germany during InnoTrans 2022.

EU Matchmaking

This matchmaking event offers you a dedicated framework to find potential business partners at all stages of the supply chain. If you are looking for future project partners or specific products or services for your organisation, this is the place for you.

INNOTRANS 20-23 september 2022

InnoTrans is the leading international trade fair for transport technology and takes places every two years in Berlin. Sub-divided into the five trade fair segments Railway Technology, Railway Infrastructure, Public Transport, Interiors and Tunnel Construction, InnoTrans occupies all 42 halls available at Berlin Exhibition Grounds.

Group exchange in Germany: 12-15 July 2022

We would like to invite EU SMEs, clusters and scaling-up support organisations to participate in the 3 full days group exchange in Chemnitz and Dresden, Saxony during the period of 12th-15th of July organized by Rail.S partner within the EU-funded EXXTRA Project.

WCRR 2022

The World Congress on Railway Research (WCRR) is the world’s largest international congress on railway research, founded by SNCF (France), DB AG (Germany), Trenitalia (Italy), RTRI (Japan), RSSB (UK), TTCI (USA) and UIC.

Group exchange in Denmark: 6-8 september 2022

We would like to invite EU SMEs, clusters and scaling- up support organisations' to participate in the 3 days group exchange in Denmark during the period of 31 of May-2nd of June organized by Censes partner within the EU-funded EXXTRA Project.

Group exchange in Turkey: 10-12 May, 2022

We invite all EU SMEs and Research Centers to participate in a unique in a kind Group Exchange organised in Eskişehir, Turkey in 10-12 May. Eskişehir has a key importance for the Turkish rail sector, as it can be considered its hub.

Horizon Europe Brokerage Event for Cluster 5

The objective of these events: To discover the next calls for European research and innovation projects on the themes of climate, energy and mobility as well as to meet future European partners.

SIFER 2021: Get your free invitation!

SIFER is the only event in France entirely dedicated to the dynamic rail supply sector, and your gateway to one of the main European markets. All the players in the sector - major principals, equipment manufacturers, suppliers, subcontractors, operators and public transport managers - meet and develop business opportunities.

« EXXTRA meets RailActivation » proactive event of networking and learning under WP3

Under WP3 (EXXTRA Joint Activities), we have planned a new "EXXTRA meets...." meeting: after the one with ATI-Advanced Technologies for Industry project, this time we'll meet the project RailActivation coordinated by MAFEX. It is dedicated to Workplace Innovation in SMEs. What we'll do during this event will be to identify what can be re-used of the RailActivation methodology (developed for SMEs of the Rail Supply Industry) in Cluster Organisations to boost ouf capacity to develop better relationships with our members and to deliver innovative services to them.

Fair South East Europe Mobility 2021 – Invitation for exhibitors

We received information from the Government of the Republic of Serbia that it is planned to allow holding larger business events from June , so we start inviting exhibitors of the third SEE Mobility 2021 fair which will be held from 15-16 September in Belgrade (Serbia) under a post-Covid crisis named „The new acceleration for Western Balkans“

WCRR 2022

The World Congress on Railway Research (WCRR) is the world’s largest international congress on railway research, founded by SNCF (France), DB AG (Germany), Trenitalia (Italy), RTRI (Japan), RSSB (UK), TTCI (USA) and UIC.


Several international companies have already booked an exhibition stand and speakers from Siemens Mobility, HARTING, voestalpine and Co. are looking forward to their presentation!


The Portuguese Railway Cluster Platform Association is organising a two-day event in light of the European Year of Rail 2021, 2 and 3 february in a digital event...

EU Industry Days

EU Industry Days is Europe’s flagship annual event on industry...

Global Europe Webinar

The Global Europe webinar brings together key projects funded by the European Commission that support European business directly....

Intra-European Cluster Matchmaking Event

Within the context of the 7th edition of the European Cluster Conference 2020, the EU-funded European Cluster Collaboration Platform (ECCP) will organise an Intra-European Cluster Matchmaking Event...

European Cluster Conference 2020

The first fully virtual European Cluster Conference is organised on 10 and 11 November 2020 by the European Commission's Directorate...

ESCP4x kick-off meeting

February, 18th 2020Kick-off meeting with Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship & SMEs department and EASME in Brussels for the launch of the first-ever 13 ESCP4x. In view of ClusterXchange pilot schemes we'll manage from summer 2020 to support...

Kick-off meeting EXXTRA ESCP-4x

February, 4th 2020The kick-off meeting of EXXTRA project took place February 4th in Brussels.Objectives of this event : Presentation of the project : strategic challenges behind, expectations, impact on our ecosystems and Europe Presentation of all partners and their...

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