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Francesco Matteucci

Francesco Matteucci - EIC Programme Manager


EIC Programme Manager for advanced materials for energy and environmental sustainability

Francesco is an innovation manager with 20 years of experience spent as a researcher in materials science, as a Corporate R&D Manager within the field of technologies for renewable energy production and storage, and as an intermediary of knowledge trying to exploit the research results within the field of energy and environment. As R&D Corporate manager, he also cofounded and directed several start-ups and joint-labs managing public-private partnerships.

As a facilitator of knowledge exploitation (IoK), he co-managed publicly funded projects, as well as Emilia Romagna Climate-KIC Innovation Centre, Dhitech Living Lab on Nanotechnologies, Emilia-Romagna Greentech Clust-ER. Francesco acted as scientific expert within the Vanguard Initiative ADMA Pilot, reviewer of research projects, co-authored over 30 scientific papers, 5 patents, and was Visiting Professor at the University of Ferrara as well as speakers in many conferences and workshops.

Start date: October 2020


2022 events in the advanced materials for energy and environmental sustainability portfolio

  1. 26 October
    EIC Podcast series: Episode 2 - Renewable energy - is hydrogen the answer?
    • EIC's podcast The game changers: from radical idea to innovative business 
    • With Francesco Matteucci, Indraneel Sen, Project Coordinator at Department of Chemistry - Ångström Laboratory and Rachel Armstrong, Professor for Regenerative Architecture at KU Leuven, 
    • Listen to the full episode here
  2. 25 - 28 October
    APRE Annual Conference 2022
  3. 24 & 25 October
    EurASc Ceremony 2022
  4. 18 & 19 October
    Water Knowledge Europe
    • View full agenda and side events here
  5. 8 - 11 November
  6. 22 - 27 September
    EIC Challenges Workshop with Member States
    • Organised by the Programme Managers' Office 
    • Please find individual reports and Power Point presentations for the session here
  7. 19 - 22 July
    Junior EUROMAT2022
  8. 22 - 24 June
    Technology Transfer Office Circle meeting, Prague (CZ)
  9. 14 - 15 June
    SUNERGY CSA workshop
  10. 7 June
    EEN & EIC: European opportunities for highly innovative companies, Bolzano (IT)
  11. 23 - 25 May
    ARPA-E Summit
  12. 26 - 27 April
    Smart Cities Marketplace Forum
  13. 4 February
    Dubai Expo