The Call for Expression of Interest is open to SMEs willing to participate to an international mission to explore California and its opportunities.

It will take place from February 6th to February 10th, 2023. The mission will be exploratory in nature, in order to discover this important global market and its diverse opportunities. The delegation will visit some of California’s world-renowned companies and innovative SMEs in the fields of advanced manufacturing and textiles to look at best practices in terms of digitalisation and sustainability. Industrial visits will be linked to the core sectors defined in the ADMANTEX2i Joint Internationalisation Strategy: the Advanced manufacturing; Advanced textiles; Aerospace and Automotive sectors.

In addition to the programme of industrial visits, B2B matchmaking activities will be carried out with local enterprises in order to boost opportunities for business and innovation partnerships.

The provisional agenda for the mission is as follows:

This provisional programme may be subject to modification, the ADMANTEX2i partnership is currently developing the agenda and the final programme will be confirmed to participants 6 weeks in advance of departure.


The deadline for the application is on December 9th, 2022, 17:00 (CET)

Financial support will cover travel expenses.

For more information about the USA market please click here: USA market overview