European Research Area
Food, agriculture and fisheries, and biotechnology
Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)
Key Enabling Technologies
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
New materials and new production technologies
SME - Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
Science with and for Society
Socio-Economic Sciences and Humanities
EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019 - Shaping Europe's Energy Future
17-21 June 2019, Brussels, Belgium
The 14th edition of EUSEW will take place from 17 to 21 June 2019.
The event will include a 3-day policy conference offering various networking opportunities between 18 and 20 June 2019, an EU Sustainable Energy Awards competition with a public vote for the citizens' award and local events, Energy Days, held across Europe throughout the months of May and June.
The policy conference under the theme "Shaping Europe’s energy future" will focus on latest policy advancements and solutions for a climate-neutral Europe by 2050.
International Future Circular Collider Conference
24-28 June 2019, Brussels, Belgium
The fifth International Future Circular Collider (FCC) Conference will take place in Brussels, Belgium, from 24 to 28 June 2019. This conference is also the final event of the H2020 EuroCirCol Design Study. The FCC Week 2019 marks the completion of the conceptual feasibility study for a post-LHC research infrastructure which is documented in the four volumes of the FCC Conceptual Design Report.
The FCC Week 2019 will bring together leading minds in science, engineering and economics to review the results of the first phase of the FCC study and to discuss and set the near-term goals for the coming years. The status of key technology R&D programmes will also be reviewed. The meeting is an excellent opportunity to reinforce the bonds between the collaborating institutes and to draft the work plans for the next design phase.
Horizon 2020 Energy Info Days
25-27 June 2019, Brussels, Belgium
The Horizon 2020 Energy info days will take place between 25-27 June in Brussels. They will present the funding opportunities for research, innovation and market uptake projects on clean energy.
The event will help potential applicants in preparing successful proposals for Horizon 2020 calls for the year 2020.
YES! EUSDR. Youth - Entrepreneurship - Science
26 June 2019, Bucharest, Romania
Business environment is specified by a high innovation tempo, the use of cross-sector technologies and changes in the labour market.
Basis for doing successful business is to combine knowledge on the market with unique solutions, generated by scientific work. Entrepreneurial education needs to be included in curricula of much more universities.
YES! EUSDR is designed as dialogue for planning further actions to foster entrepreneurship among youth. As official side event to Annual Forum of EU Strategy for Danube Region under the presidency of Romania, YES! EUSDR is established as platform for discussing tools and programs which empower young people to get engaged in entrepreneurship by reinforcing their high-level and transversal competences.
Stakeholders and decision makers from education institutions, public administration and private business meet in order to initiate solutions for knowledge based entrepreneurship.
Registration for the Forum is open since early April untill 18 of June 2019 at this link.
WIRE X – Explore, create and innovate in your region
26-28 June 2019, Iasi, Romania
The Week of Innovative Regions in Europe (WIRE) brings together regional, national and European innovation experts and stakeholders, including public organisations, policymakers, research communities, enterprises and non-governmental organisations to exchange views on the role of research and innovation in solving societal challenges. This annual conference is always hosted in a region chosen by the EU Member State providing the Presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU).
WIRE is financed under the Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation part of Horizon 2020, the EU’s research and innovation programme. This year, the Directorate-General of Research and Innovation of the European Commission will co-organise the event with the North-East Regional Development Agency (ADR Nord-Est) of Romania in the framework of the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU. The conference will take place 26-28 June in Iasi, Romania.
Participants will explore options for advancing research and innovation policies to address the challenges societies are facing today.
The 3 main topics throughout the conference will be:
- From regional excellence to European and Global value chains
- Innovation from economic transformation
- Higher education for innovation
EU Sustainable Energy Week side event: Smart Regions - Smart Solutions
19 June 2019, Brussels, Belgium
Together with its working groups, ERRIN will host a side event during European Sustainable Energy Week considering how the next European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, Horizon Europe, can deliver on support the decarbonisation of our energy and transport systems.
Mobilising the power of Europe’s research and innovation ecosystems at a regional level will be critical in terms of meeting the ambitions of the European Commission’s Clean Planet for All strategy. Using concrete examples, this session will demonstrate the role of regions in helping the EU reach its decarbonisation goals, by fostering engagement, empowering all actors to work together, and highlighting the crucial role of place-based innovation ecosystems.
The event will provide inputs to the Horizon Europe Strategic planning process, including proposing priority areas for the thematic cluster in climate, energy and mobility, whilst also offering up some inspiration for the mission on climate neutral and smart cities.
The meeting will take place on 19th June at 14.00-15.30.
ECSEL Symposium 2019 - Boosting a sustainable digital sovereignty for the EU
17-18 June 2019, Bucharest, Romania
European and global stakeholders in the Electronic Components and Systems (ECS) field, from Industry, Research and Financial Communities as well as European, National and Regional decision makers and international partners, will get together to discuss and evaluate major developments within the ECS sector in Europe.
The event will give opportunity and space for the ECSEL JU projects to present their progress and results to date, to disseminate the scientific and technological achievements, and to cast light on their contributions to the programme.
A dedicated project exhibition tour will allow interaction and networking with ECSEL JU project participants. This event is organised under the auspices of the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union which has kindly offered a spectacular venue as the House of Parliament. June 2019 is also the ideal time to gather the ECS community, involve the EU policy makers and other potential stakeholders in the view of the Horizon Europe decision making process.
After two very successful editions held in Malta and Brussels, we look forward to seeing you again in Bucharest!
Registrations for the ECSEL JU Symposium will close on 2 June.
International Paris Air Show Le Bourget
17 June 2019, Paris, France
The International Paris Air Show is organised by the SIAE, a subsidiary of GIFAS, the French Aerospace Industries Association.
The 53rd Show will take place at the Le Bourget Parc des Expositions from 17 to 23 June 2019, and once again will bring together all the players in this global industry around the latest technological innovations. The first four days of the Show will be reserved for trade visitors, followed by three days open to the general public.
12th Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan) Conference
12-14 June 2019, Bucharest, Romania
The 12th SET Plan Conference will take place between 12-14 June in Bucharest, under the auspices of the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the EU and will be merged with the external ENVE (Environment, Climate Change and Energy ) Commission and Conference from the European Committee of the Regions, where more than 120 EU local and regional leaders are working on environment, climate change, energy and space policies.
The SET Plan & ENVE Conference in Bucharest will focus strongly on the interaction of different stakeholders with local and regional authorities on the road towards a clean energy transition. This will be accomplished by the strong involvement of partners working together for this unique SET Plan and ENVE Conference edition:
- Romanian Presidency of the European Union
- Romanian Ministry of Energy
- European Committee of the Regions
- European Commission
- Romanian Municipalities Association
EIC, Missions and Clusters: A Threefold Perspective to Empower Innovation
13 June 2019, Brussels, Belgium
Clusters approach, R&I Missions, European Innovation Council: three of the most debated issues in the Brussels R&I arena will become a reality as Horizon Europe is launched.
APRE will bring together high-level European Commission representatives and a selected number of R&I actors to raise awareness and facilitate an exchange of views about those three key novelties of the next R&I Programme, while highlighting possible suggestions for their definition, implementation and governance.
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