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EIC Greenathon: Hacking the European Green Deal

This event, taking place on 27 – 30 October 2020, invites EIC beneficiaries to contribute in making Europe the first climate neutral continent by 2050!

The aim of this Greenathon is to come up with fresh ideas in order to foster business growth and sustainable development in Europe. Beneficiaries of the EIC Pathfinder and EIC Accelerator are invited to actively get involved in this initiative. Challenges are defined, amongst others, by Saint-Gobain, HenkelX Ventures and Danfoss.

The online event takes place over four mornings from Tuesday, 27 October to Friday 30 October 2020, 9:00 to 13:00 CET.

Green Deal Online Brokerage Event for Social Sciences, Humanities and the Arts

The event offers networking opportunities and focuses on those areas of the Green Deal call which are of specific interest for researchers from the Social Sciences, Humanities, and the Arts (SSHA).

The event is organised by Net4Society, the network of National Contact Points for SSHA. It discusses the policy context for the Green Deal Call and offers pre-arranged meetings to foster effective international networking and to facilitate the setup of dedicated project consortia.

This online Brokerage Event takes place on 27 October.

More information and registration

Biovision and Agropolis: Shift Prize for Transformative Agroecological Research for Development

This prize aims to recognize collaborative research for development projects and initiatives that have made an exemplary contribution to agro-ecological transformation of food systems through their transdisciplinary research for development actions. The call for applications is open until 11th January 2021. The prizes will be awarded in April 2021. Further information and application..

Horizon EUROPE Veranstaltungen

English version see below

Ende Jahr läuft Horizon 2020, das 8. Rahmenprogramm der EU für Forschung und Innovation, aus und wird durch Horizon Europe ersetzt. Damit die Forschenden der ZHAW hier den Überblick behalten, Unsicherheiten beseitigen und neue Möglichkeiten erkennen können, plant das Euresearch Büro für die Zürcher Fachhochschulen eine Reihe von Informationsveranstaltungen.


Jüngste Erfolge im Rahmen von Horizon 2020

Horizon 2020 neigt sich dem Ende zu. Wie im letzten Newsletter dargestellt, haben sich Forscherinnen und Forscher der ZHAW sehr erfolgreich an diesem Rahmenprogramm beteiligt. Auch wenn Horizon 2020 mit Ausnahme des Green Deal Calls nun langsam ausläuft, waren Forschende der ZHAW weiterhin aktiv. Der jüngste Erfolg stammt aus der School of Management and Law. Fridolin Brand ist Teil des Konsortiums, dass das Projekt «RRI-Leaders» umsetzen wird. Damit sind die Forscherinnen und Forscher der ZHAW nun an insgesamt 40 Horizon 2020 Projekten beteiligt. Wir gratulieren Frido Brand zu diesem Erfolg.


Academia Industry Training for Swiss & Indian Science Startups

The AIT program aims to support scientists in transforming their applied research into market application and discovering their entrepreneurial potential. By connecting scientists from top ins­titutions in Switzerland and India, the program promotes an international network and enables access to one of the most promising markets and intel­lectual capitals in applied research.

Further details and information

International Virtual Innovation Challenge

Application deadline: September 4th, 2020

The GXC International Virtual Innovation Challenge is a unique action-learning experience for bachelor students. Public governmental and non-governmental organizations propose innovation challenges that can be solved through digital technologies. Next, a group of 64 students from Munich University of Applied Sciences (MUAS) and its strategic partner institutions dive in an international virtual action-learning course.


Brain-Computer Interface, Sustainable ICT and Open Data

In preparation to the CHIST-ERA Call 2020, an online conference will take place from Sep 29 2020 to 1 Oct 2020. The draft topics are Advanced Brain-Computer Interface, Sustainable ICT and Research Practice and Open Research Data. Interested contributors can send their abstract until 11 September 2020.

Further details

Partner Search for Transport Automated Infrastructure

A consortium is looking for a partner with expertise in the area of industrial prefabricated components for transport infrastructures for the call MG-2-10-2020 (second stage)

The objective will be to „foster the development and use of industrial-prefabricated infrastructures and modularising the planning, designing, and construction phases for retrofit projects using robotised equipment to perform automated construction or maintenance tasks“.

Further Information


CSF – call for proposals 2022 – Congressi Stefano Franscini (ETH Zürich), Monte Verità, Ascona

Please find the CSF call for proposal 2022. The Congressi Stefano Franscini supports the organizers of international conferences, workshops or ETH doctoral schools financially and organisationally. The goal is to enable unique meeting experience for scientific top-level researchers in a beautiful, historically interesting location. Deadline for application is 15th January 2021.


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