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 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.
29-30 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
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.
8 April 2016, Brussels, Belgium
The European Commission is holding an Info Day on the Spreading excellence and Widening participation Calls in Horizon 2020. During the event the Teaming, Twinning and ERA Chairs Calls for 2016 will be presented.
This information day will take place in Brussels on Friday 8th April 2016 at the premises of the European Commission (Madou Tower, Madou, B-1210 Brussels, Metro station Madou.
The event begins at begins at 9:00 (registration as from 8:30) and ends at 13:00.
Please confirm your participation by e-mail to RTD-INFO-DAYS-B5@ec.europa.eu by 15th March 2016. In order to respect all security rules of the European Commission’s building, we kindly ask you to provide your passport or ID number, your nationality and your date of birth. Note that the registration is compulsory and will be done on a "first come, first served" basis.
8 April 2016, Warsaw
The Polish National Centre for Nuclear Research, in partnership with the National Contact Point, invites you to a Regional EURATOM Brokerage Event and Info Day which will take place in Warsaw on Friday, 8 April 2016.
The goal of this meeting is to foster the participation of organizations from the Visegrad and Baltic regions in EURATOM projects for the WP2016-2017 call.
The programme of the event includes presentations of the 2016-2017 work programme for EURATOM from different points of view: EC Project Officer, Member of the Programme Committee and Project Manager.
They will be followed by short presentations of project ideas and/or consortia seeking partners.
Please note that on 6-7 April NCP-Poland is running a technical training course for researchers and entrepreneurs on how to prepare a proposal in the fields of Energy and EURATOM. For more details please contact email@example.com
3-7 April 2016, Brussels
The scope of ChemOnTubes2016 will cover broad areas of Functionalisation, Dispersion, Sorting, Electrochemistry, Electrocatalysis, Devices, Composites, Porous Materials, Coatings, Energy Storage, Conversion and Harvesting, Nanomedicine, Biomaterials, Functional Materials, Catalysis, Filtration, Membranes, Organic Electronics, and Theoretical Modelling, combining both fundamental knowledge and applied research on the chemistry of graphene and carbon nanotubes.
ChemOnTubes2016 will also focus on advanced analysis techniques for functional materials and provide a platform to explore wider issues in nanoscience, such as toxicology and science communication.
5-7 April 2016, Barcelona
The summit will examine a wide range of relevant topics, such as new learning models, fundraising strategies, alumni relations, the search for alliances and international partners to undertake innovative projects or boost the impact of research, knowledge transfer, and community outreach.
The event will feature speakers from leading international institutions and stakeholders in education from around the world. It will be a forum for discussion and reflection, where participants can meet each other and jointly address future challenges, sharing ideas and strategies and putting the role of institutions on a global stage.