Healthcare Brokerage Event at MEDICA 2018

12–14-11-2018, 13:00–18:00 in Düsseldorf
On the occasion of MEDICA 2018, the global No. 1 meeting place for the medical sector, the Enterprise Europe Network will organise an international Healthcare Brokerage Event. The aim is to assist enterprises, universities and research institutions in finding partners in Europe for product development, manufacturing and licensing agreements, joint ventures or other types of partnership.

Register Now to Participate in the EU Raw Materials Week 2018

Don’t Miss THE EU Series of Events on Raw Materials

After two successul editions, the 2018 EU Raw Materials Week will take place from 12-16 November in Brussels. The series of events cover a whole range of topics related to raw materials and feature the annual high-level conference of the influencial European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials with a focus on raw materials for a low-carbon and circular economy.

Participation is free of charge, but registration mandatory. Places are restricted.

Security Research Event 2018

The 2018 edition of the Security Research Event will take place in Brussels on 5 and 6 December.

The Security Research Event (SRE) consists of a high-level conference and an exhibition, featuring around 50 European R&I projects showcasing their results.

SRE 2018 will host a wide range of security stakeholders such as researchers, industry representatives, public security providers and practitioners as well as a wide number of policymakers from across Europe.

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Horizon 2020 Brokerage Event on NMBP

Looking for partners for a Horizon 2020 topic? Grab the opportunity and pitch your idea and expertise in front of leading research organisations and cutting-edge innovators from across industry.

The event on Nanotechnology, Advanced Materials, Manufacturing & Processing (NMBP) will take place on 20 November 2018 in Birmingham, UK. It will particularly adress topics from the NMBP Work Programme.

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Horizon 2020 Proposal Check Event for Societal Challenge 6

A Proposal Check Event for Societal Challenge 6 coordinators takes place in Warschau on 9 November 2018, one day after the dedicated Brokerage Event.

The aim of this event is to increase the chances for funding and to transfer useful knowledge to project proposers. Applicants will have the unique opportunity to discuss their proposals with experienced Horizon 2020 evaluators and gain feedback on work already done.

The submission of applications will be open until 12 October 2018.

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Networking and Brokerage Event at the Smart City Expo World Congress – 13 and 14 November 2018 in Barcelona

During the “Smart City Expo World Congress”, the project ETNA 2020 and Enterprise Europe Network are organising a networking and brokerage event, focusing on the topics covered by the Transport Work Programme 2019.

The Smart City Expo World Congress is the global leading platform to connect companies, governments, organisations and experts in the context of urban development to share ideas, showcase the latest solutions and do business.

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ESFRI Roadmap 2018 is Published

The European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures (ESFRI) has presented its updated Strategy Report and Roadmap 2018.

ESFRI supports a coherent and strategy-led approach to the better use and development of research infrastructures in Europe.

The updated roadmap identifies 8 projects that have reached the operational phase, or are well advanced in their construction, and deserved the ESFRI Landmark status, as well as 6 new projects entering the roadmap. In addition, for the first time two High Strategic Potential Areas have been identified in the field of Social and Cultural Innovation: Religious Studies and Digital Services for Open Science.

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Horizon 2020 – Marie Skłodowska-Curie ITN Applicants Training

18-10-2018, 09:30–17:00 in Bern

Learn how to write a competitive Innovative Training Network (ITN) proposal.

The aim of this event is to train researchers, research managers and research support services in writing competitive ITN proposals. The training will tackle the success criteria for ITN proposals and the common challenges in ITN proposal writing.

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Workshop on Civil Security Research in Horizon Europe

This event offers the opportunity to get involved in shaping civil security research in the upcoming Framework Programme Horizon Europe. It takes place in Brussels on 6 and 7 November 2018.

The workshop discusses issues such as the mission approach of Horizon Europe, the relation between civil security research and defence, as well as the dissemination and commercialisation of R&I results.

The target audience includes stakeholders from universities, the industry, and public or private operators. Participants will have the possibility to get in touch with security stakeholders and representatives of the European Commission. They may also take part in the „market place of ideas and and leading figures”.

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2019 Call for Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks now open

Are you interested in setting up a research training network? The Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks (ITN) support joint research training and/or doctoral programme implemented by European partnerships providing early stage researchers (PhD students) with training and experience inside and outside academia.

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