Knowledge Based Bio-Economy

Now on-line - programme of Info day 2014 Horizon 2020 calls for proposals Societal Challenge 2 and LEIT Biotechnology

On 17 January the Charlemagne building in Brussels will host an info day on Horizon 2020 calls for proposals for Societal Challenge 2.

See the latest programme update here pdf - 106 KB [106 KB] .

The info day is being organised by the Bioeconomy Directorate of the EC Directorate-General for Research and Innovation.

It will provide full information on the new calls for proposals for ‘Societal Challenge 2’ (Food security; sustainable agriculture and forestry; marine, maritime and inland water research; and bio-based industries and the Bioeconomy) and on the call ‘Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies (LEIT) – Biotechnology’.

Registration for the info day closed on 18 December 2013.

Societal Challenge 2 covers three calls for proposals under which projects can apply for funding:

  • Sustainable Food Security
  • Blue Growth
  • Innovative, Sustainable and Inclusive Bioeconomy

In addition, the call under ‘Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies’ will also be presented:

  • LEIT – Biotechnology