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Events about Societal Challenges

From 15/06/2015 to 17/06/2015
Riga, Latvia

First Innovative Enterprise week “Access to Finance for Research, Innovation and SMEs 2015” is a 3-day international conference on:

  • the political answer to the macroeconomic situation
  • ways to boost growth, jobs and competitiveness through innovation, including the investment Plan for the EU
  • how the financial instruments, facilities and accompanying measures launched under Horizon 2020 can enhance access to finance for research, innovation and SMEs
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From 15/06/2015 to 19/06/2015
Take part in shaping Europe’s sustainable energy future: This year's EU Sustainable Energy Week will take place from 15 to 19 June 2015. Read more
18/06/2015
Brussels, Belgium
Find your next research & technology partner during the EU Sustainable Energy Week E² Tech4Cities. Energy & Efficiency Technologies for Cities is a highly visible brokerage event organised by Enterprise Europe Brussels and hosted by impulse.brussels and Enterprise Europe Northern Ireland during the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW). The event will take place at Invest Northern Ireland and is supported by the European Commission. Read more
19/06/2015
EXPO Milan 2015 - EU Pavilion
The European Commission is organising a workshop to launch the discussion on how we see the future of European agricultural research and innovation until 2020 and, beyond, for the following decade. The event will take place in the context of EXPO Milan 2015 "Feeding the planet - energy for life". Read more
From 22/06/2015 to 23/06/2015
In the presence of Commissioner Moedas, this conference will bring together some 500 participants from key research and innovation organisations to discuss EU policies on three interconnected topics: Open Science, the European Research Area and Innovation.
Follow the link below for more information, to register and to complete a short survey on the achievements of the Innovation Union. Read more
26/06/2015
Brussels, Belgium
The Info Day is organised by the Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking to provide full information on the 2015 Call for Proposals. The session will take place from 09:00 to 12:30 in the Charlemagne Building on June 26, Rue de la Loi 170, B-1000 Brussels. You can register until 19 June 2015 via the BBI website, under the session "Events". Read more
From 28/06/2015 to 01/07/2015
Leiden, The Netherlands
This year the theme for the conference is Global Outreach: Enabling Cultures and Diversity in Research Management and Administration. This theme reflects the growing need and ambition to reach out and get connected and work together globally. Cooperating not only in the field of scientific research & innovation and higher education but also in the field of research management and administration. Read more
30/06/2015
London, UK

Timed to examine Government's post-election plans for UK science and innovation policy, and informed by the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee's inquiry on Priorities for science, this seminar will bring together key stakeholders from the academic community and R&D-intensive industries with policymakers.

Keynote address by Dr Jack Metthey, Director, Policy Development and Coordination: "Making the most of Horizon 2020 ‐ UK involvement in EU science programmes"

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From 05/09/2015 to 08/09/2015
Birmingham, UK
The EMBO Meeting is an annual event held in Europe to promote the life sciences and the exchange of scientific results. The meeting encourages scientists to look beyond their own fields, engage with the international scientific community and explore interdisciplinary approaches to research in the life sciences. Read more
From 14/09/2015 to 17/09/2015
Roma Tre University - 234, Via Ostiense, Rome
Urban-rural linkages are one of the new challenges to be tackled by Horizon 2020. This conference can serve as inspiration. Scholars from a wide range of disciplines from many parts of the world will assemble in Rome to advance the scientific state of the art in research on multifunctional agriculture and urban-rural relations. This 2015 edition will focus on reconnecting agriculture and food chains to societal needs. Submission of abstracts has just been extended until 20th April 2015. Read more

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