EU Brokerage Event Shift2Rail, 29.11.2018, Strasbourg

Meet companies and research partners, attend the presentation of the new open calls by the Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking representatives and learn about the new funding programme.

Enterprise Europe Network partners, Grand E-nov, Berlin Partner for Business and Technology, French and German Transport NCPs co-organise an EU Brokerage Event on Shift2Rail Calls for proposals 2019.

The Executive Director of the Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking and representatives from the Innovation Programmes and Cross Cutting Activities will present the new Funding Programme and information for the new open Calls.

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National Information Event on the ERC Synergy Grant

21-08-2018, 14:15–16:30 in Bern
ERC Synergy Grants enable 2-4 top researchers with complimentary skills and knowledge to jointly address a research problem of their choice in unconventional ways. After a pilot in 2012 and 2013, the ERC decided to re-introduce the Synergy Grant to its portfolio in 2017. The second call since its re-introduction (ERC-2019-SyG) is expected to open in July 2018 with a deadline in early November 2018.


Webinar on Next Generation Batteries

20-08-2018, 15:00–16:00 in Bern

This webinar will provide detailed information about the 7 battery topics with deadline in 2019 and the EIC Horizon Prize with deadline in 2020.

Battery technologies are set to play an important role in Europe’s Energy Union Strategy for their high impact on the energy and transport sectors. From energising electric vehicles, through storing household-produced energy, to industrial manufacturing – batteries are a critical building block of the decarbonised economy. To make them more economically viable, sustainable and environmentally friendly, improvements are necessary along the whole value chain, starting upstream throught the use of advanced materials.

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Why the Horizon 2020 Programme SEWP could be relevant for you?

Do you already have a collaboration with a Widening country and seek funding for further networking? Are you planing to start a cooperation with a Widening country? Watch this short webinar to be informed on SEWP funding opportunities and on the upcoming Twinning call.

The Horizon 2020 Programme „Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation (SEWP)“ specifically targets European countries with low participation rates, also referred to as the Widening countries*. SEWP offers a set of core measures that fund cooperation between the Widening countries and other EU Member States and Associated countries (eg Switzerland).

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Horizon 2020 Applicants Training for Food Agriculture

Euresearch is organising a Health applicants training on 23 August 2018. This training is also open for Food, Agriculture applicants.

The training adresses in first priority Horizon 2020 Health applicants. Food, Agriculture applicants can profit from the training as well because the evaluation criteria are largely equal.

This training adresses Food, Agriculture applicants who plan to participate in a Horizon 2020 open call 2019. At the time of the event, participants should already be familiar with the proposal template and the topic text in the work programme to which they are planning to submit a proposal.

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European Commission Webinar on Upcoming Health Horizon 2020 Funding Opportunities

Save the date! On 12 July 2018, the European Commission is organising a webinar to present the 2019 funding opportunities of the health, demographic change and wellbeing societal challenge.

This half-day event (9:00-12:00) will only be webstreamed. The link will be published on this page a week before the event. The programme will be online in the coming days.

Questions – which can also be sent during the webinar – should concern the WP 2019 topics of Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 1 (Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing). They may be related to the text of specific topics or to other questions of practical relevance for applicants to these SC1 2019 call topics. Please send your questions preferably in advance at this address. Weiterlesen

Information Day on the Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation (SEWP)

Register now and learn about your opportunities to participate in SEWP during this event organised by the European Commission on 18 June 2018 in Brussels.

The SEWP Programme specifically targets European Countries with a lower perfomance in Research and Innovation. These countries are referred to as Widening* countries. 3 different measures (Teaming, Twinning and ERA chair) aim at connecting Widening countries with leading scientific institutions in EU Member States or Associated Countries.


International Event on Space Opportunities in Horizon 2020

20-06-2018, 10:00–17:00 in Zurich

Join this early opportunity to learn about the Horizon 2020 Space Calls 2019-2020, meet inspired and motivated people and develop ideas for future projects!

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Information Event for Companies/SME on Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships

23-05-2018, 16:00–18:30 in Zürich

Are you a R&D intensive company and would profit from an excellent fully funded researcher to join your team? The MSCA Individual Fellowships offer you a great opportunity to find exactly this! We show you how. Join us at the event and find out more about this funding scheme and how to prepare your application for the next call – deadline September.

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Horizon 2020 European Health Brokerage Event

The Health NCP Net 2.0 together with the Research Council of Norway will organise an international brokerage event on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 1 calls, 3 and 4 September 2018 in Oslo.

Get involved in the next H2020 “Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing” proposals!

This international brokerage event will help you to build your consortium for 2019 updated calls of the 2018-2020 Health work programme, which will be open until April 2019. Don’t miss this opportunity!

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