The "Union des Industries de la Communauté européenne" (UNICE) will hold its 3rd Competitiveness Day on the theme "Crossing Frontiers" in Brussels on 20 October 2005. This event will address the reality that businesses increasingly have to operate in a globalised environment. Crossing frontiers is a great opportunity as well as a huge challenge for companies. The Competitiveness Day will show how businesses and policy-makers can work together to turn these opportunities into reality.
The Ministry of Culture, Higher Education and Research, the European Space Agency and Luxinnovation are organizing a workshop on the ESA Science Programme, October 7, 2005. This presentation is aimed at Luxembourg companies who want to discover or better understand this ESA programme dedicated to science and its opportunities for industry in terms of development of new products/technologies and applications.
Presided by the Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade, Jeannot Krecké, and the Director of the Chamber of Commerce, Pierre Gramegna, the event gathered SMEs as well as big sized companies active in various fields of the health sector such as pharmaceutics, biomedicine