Dritte Ausschreibung Southeast Asia – Europe Joint Funding Scheme

Der SNF beteiligt sich an der dritten multilateralen Ausschreibung im Rahmen des Southeast Asia – Europe Joint Funding Scheme.

Eingabefrist: 18.10.2019

Das Joint Funding Scheme (JFS) ermöglicht die Zusammenarbeit zwischen Forschenden aus Südostasien und Europa, die an gemeinsamen Forschungsthemen interessiert sind. So können Ressourcen multilateral gebündelt werden, um kollaborative Forschungsprojekte zu fördern.

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IMI Call 18 & 19 launched!

IMI Call 18 & 19 are launched with deadlines on 26 September 2019, have a look at the topics!



Topics in Call 18 and 19 are:

  • Central repository of digital pathology slides to support the development of artificial intelligence tools
  • Health Outcomes Observatories: Empower Patients with tools to measure their Outcomes in a standardised manner creating transparency of Health Outcomes
  • Accelerating R&D for Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products
  • Improving Patient Access, Understanding, and Adherence to Healthcare Information: an integrated digital health information project
  • Establishing international standards in the analysis of patient reported outcomes and health-related quality of life data in cancer clinical trials
  • Supporting the development of Chimeric Antigen receptor T cells

More Information on
Call 18 
Call 19 (has one topic on impact of IMI2)

Horizon 2020 Environment and Resources Information Days in Brussels

Registration now open

Registration is now open for the ECs Open Info Days on the last calls in the Horizon 2020 challenge „Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials“, taking place on 16-17 September 2019. The event targets applicants to the 2020 call topics in this area. It provides first-hand information on the calls as well practical information relevant for planning an application. Furthermore, you can book bilateral meetings with participants interested in the same call topics.

For information on the topics covered, you may refer to the relevant pre-published Work Programme and/or contact your NCP.

National Information Event on the ERC Synergy Grant

Learn directly form the ERC on these most Prestiguous Grants

02-09-2019, 14:15–17:30 in Bern

ERC Synergy Grants enable 2-4 top researchers with complimentary skills and knowledge to jointly address a research problem in an unprecedented way. The last Synergy Grant call under the current European framework programme for research and innovation will open in July and close in November 2019.

Join this event to find out more about these prestigious, highly attractive grants and what it takes to be competitive.

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Funding Opportunities for Your Industry 4.0 Research and Development

Registration is Open, Seats are Limited

22-08-2019,08:45–12:15 in Bern

Industry 4.0 refers to the rapid, digitally enabled transformations in the design, production, operation and service of manufacturing systems and products, providing a highly integrated value chain. The European Commission is investing €1.7 billion in Horizon 2020 for this digitisation of industry. Swiss entities, for-profit or academic, are fully eligible to participate and can get funded.

Join us to learn more about these opportunities!

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European Research and Innovation Days

24, 25 and 26 September 2019, kanal centre pompidou, Brussels, Belgium

European Research and Innovation Days is the first annual policy event of the European Commission, bringing together stakeholders to debate and shape the future research and innovation landscape.

Speakers will include ministers, commissioners, members of European Parliament, researchers, as well as surprise guests each day.

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IMI2 – Call 18 & 19 webinars

IMI will hold webinars on IMI2 – Call 18 & 19 from Friday 14 June to  Wednesday 26 June 2019 inclusive.

All webinars on the Call topics will feature a presentation by the EFPIA topic coordinator and time for questions and answers. The webinars represent an excellent opportunity to learn more about the Call topics, interact directly with the topic coordinators, and get in touch with potential project partners.

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ERC Grants Information Event

14-06-2019, 11:30–14:00 in Manno

ERC Grants fund excellent, ground-breaking individual research projects carried out by promising, excellent scientists, and are open to any discipline from any scientific field, with no pre-defined topics, nor thematic priorities.


Basic Training on Opportunities in European Programmes for Research and Innovation and Innosuisse Funding

12-06-2019, 14:00–17:00 in Chur

This event provides newcomers with a general overview of European programmes and supporting initiatives for Research, Development and Innovation (RDI). The aim of the event is to help participants decide if and which European RDI programmes or initiatives are suited to their needs and capacities. Participants will learn how to get competent advice if interested in submitting a proposal.

In addition, Walter Ammann will inform the participants about national funding opportunities offered by Innosuisse.

Further information


Last Health & FET Horizon 2020 Calls Pre-Published!

The last Health and Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) Calls for end 2019 beginning 2020 have pre-published the work programme with all topics.

Looking for funding in health research or emerging technologies? Have a look and get ready setting up a consortium:

More info on the Health Horizon 2020 programme and for the FET Horizon 2020 programme.