30 June - 1 July 2016, Glasgow, Scotland
Each year the UK Research Office (UKRO) organises a two-day Annual Conference aimed primarily at European Liaison Officers, European research managers, Research Councils and policy makers.
The 2016 edition of the UK Research Office (UKRO) Annual Conference will take place at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) in Glasgow, Scotland on Thursday 30 June and Friday 1 July 2016.
The focus of the Conference will be on the current hot topics concerning EU research and innovation funding. In particular, a reflection on the first two and a half years of Horizon 2020, implementation, upcoming opportunities and policy developments, as well as a forward look to include the continued integration of innovation.
The comprehensive programme invites a number of excellent speakers to inform and stimulate fruitful discussions with conference participants.
5-7 July 2016, Heidelberg, Germany
This conference is a new international forum to bring together the key influencers, policymakers, and stakeholders from academia, industry and the professional bodies who will shape and implement how career-long continuing professional development is managed in the future.
It will encompass career-long continuing professional development for both the academic and industry sectors.
6-9 July 2016, Warsaw, Poland
The European Postgraduate Fluid Dynamics Conference (EPFDC) has been organized since 2007 and held initially every year and recently every other year with usually around 80 participants.
The conference is organized and designed for PhD students. It is aimed in giving them opportunity to present and discuss their research in an international and young community, broadening their horizons and networking with other students from a wide area of fluid dynamics.
6-8 July 2016, Bilbao, Spain
INTEGRIM (Integration and International Migration: Pathways and Integration Policies) is a Seventh Framework Programme research training network at eight academic partner institutions and six non academic partners, fostering a multidisciplinary research career on international migration and integration within the European Union and neighbouring countries.
27-30 June 2016, Berlin
The ‘Marine Microbiome – Discovery & Innovation’ is a unique event which brings the worlds of industry and science in the field of marine biotechnology face-to-face in a format designed to facilitate the sharing of experiences.
The latest discoveries and innovations from the academic world will be shared with industry with the aim of generating new commercial opportunities.
Likewise industry is invited to share with academia the challenges and opportunities for viable commercialisation in this area, exploring emerging needs and avenues for future innovation. This conference is the place to be to find out about the treasures of the marine microbiome and to talk to the right people and extend your network.
Representatives from industry, politics and academia are invited to come together to discuss effective transfer of novel research discoveries in the field of marine biotechnology. All delegates will be provided access to the Brella networking tool, which matches up people with similar interests, making networking time more efficient and productive.
Attractions include: a plenary programme with key figures from the sector informing you about the latest trends and main issues; an interactive industry exhibition featuring MaCuMBA ‘hardware’; science-industry round table discussions; moderated panel discussions and one-to-one meetings.
29-30 June 2016, Valencia, Spain
Vision2020: The Horizon Network will hold its second Climate Helix Event at University of Valencia Botanic Garden, on 29th and 30th June, kindly hosted by Institute for Ceramic Technology (ITC-Instituto de Tecnología Cerámica) and Climate KIC Spain.
The objective of the event, which is free to all attendees, is to promote networking between researchers and business representatives in order to form consortia for the forthcoming Horizon 2020 funding opportunities.
29 June 2016, Brussels
Digital transformation presents a new set of challenges that require novel approaches to integrate new technologies including internet of things, cloud computing, cybersecurity and big data.
Engage and learn how senior level executives are making the digital shift in the energy, manufacturing and transport sectors.
29 June 2016, Brussels
The objective of this event is to discuss the role of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) in helping researchers to develop their careers outside academia, and in business in particular.
In the morning, representatives of EU institutions, MSCA fellows, businesses and universities will discuss intersectoral mobility of researchers and contribute to strengthening the programme.
The afternoon session will provide "Tips and Tricks" on MSCA and in particular on the new "Society and Entreprise" Individual Fellowships panel launched on 12 April 2016.
The event will also feature an exhibition and networking area with businesses, researchers and universities organisations.