EUA-CDE published a new survey on the landscape of doctoral education in Europe

The EUA-CDE has published a new report on the state of play of doctoral education in Europe. This survey, entitled “Doctoral education in Europe today: approaches and institutional structures”, is the result of a considerable analysis offering data collected from more than 300 institutions across Europe.

The report can be downloaded here.

In order to discuss the aspects of doctoral education today EUA-CDE organise a webinar on Tuesday 26 February at 14.00 CET.
If you would like to attend, you can find further information and the registration form here.

Horizon 2020 – MSCA-RISE-2019 Call Is Open & Webinar

The Marie Skłodowska-Curie (MSCA) Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE) offers exchanges of staff members involved in research and innovation to develop sustainable collaborative projects and transfer of knowledge. Deadline: 2 April 2019, Webinar Euresearch: 11 December 2018


Webinar on Horizon 2020 Opportunities for Security Practitioners

12-12-2018, 10:30–11:30 in Bern

The term „practitioners“ refers to someone who is qualified or registered to practice a particular occupation, profession in the field of security or civil protection.

This webinar discusses opportunities for practitioners within the Horizon 2020 Programme Secure Societies.

The following fields are of specific importance:

  • Disaster resilience
  • Crime and terrorism
  • Border and external security

Further Information and Agenda

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).

Further information:

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

Webinar on Lump Sum Pilot

Health NCP Net (HNN) 2.0 is organising an information Q/A webinar with the European Commission, in support of stage 2 preparation. The webinar will take place on 14 May 2018 from 10.00 to 11.30 CET and will be open to SC1 NCPs, Legal & Finance NCPs and stage 2 applicants.

The goal of the lump sum pilot is to promote simplification: no financial reporting, no time sheets, no financial audit. Payment will be exclusively based on completion of activities.

More information and registration:

Webinar on the Individual Fellowships of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

24-04-2018, 10:00–11:00 in Bern Basic Information on the European and Global Fellowships

The call for proposals for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie (MSCA) Individual Fellowships opened on 12 April with a deadline on 12 September 2018. Switzerland is currently fully eligible to take part in this call.

There are two types of MSCA Fellowships: The European and the Global Fellowship. Both of them target researchers on a postdoctoral level.

Further Informations:

Horizon 2020 – Webinar on the Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE) of the MSCA

12-12-2017, 10:00–11:00 in Bern

Horizon 2020 – Webinar on the Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE) of the MSCA

Interested in receiving information on the MSCA-RISE-2018 call and basics of proposal writing?
The Marie Skłodowska-Curie (MSCA) Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE) offers exchanges of staff members involved in research and innovation to develop sustainable collaborative projects and transfer of knowledge.

The MSCA-RISE-2018 call for proposals is open from 22 November 2017 with a deadline on 21 March 2018. 

International networks of research organisations from both academic and non-academic sector can apply. Exchanges of researchers, technical, administrative and managerial staff of any nationality and at all career levels can be funded.

Further Informations:

Horizon 2020 Health Webinar on 23 November 2017

Where to submit in 2018 and 2019 in Health? This webinar will inform you about the funding opportunities in „Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing“ Societal Challenge 1 within Horizon 2020. Weiterlesen

Webinars on Innovative Medicines Initiative 2 Calls 11 and 12

In preparation for the launch of IMI 2 – Calls 11 and 12, in July 2017 IMI will hold a series of webinars on Call 11 and Call 12.

The next IMI 2 calls are expected to be launched in July 2017 (to be confirmed). On this occasion two calls will be launched simultaneously.
– Call 11 – on the exploitation of IMI project results;
– Call 12 – with specific topics.

IMI 2 is organising a series of webinars to inform on the upcoming calls. 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.

Further information and registration: