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
Attraction of young people toward science - strategic wish of the knowledge society
21-22 June 2018, Bucharest, Romania
The purpose of the workshop will be a good reason for the dissemination and promotion of scientific research, knowing the newest knowledge and approaches in the field of attracting young people toward science and raising the level of society awareness about the importance of scientific research and technological development.
The workshop will address the following issues and other related issues:
- Policies to motivate / attract / promote young people for research career and the impact on the labor market and competitiveness
- Models and training structures for scientific research
- Good practice models - success stories in attracting students toward scientific research
- The role of the technical museum in attracting and training young people to/ in the field of engineering
UKRO Conference 2018
21-22 June 2018, Southampton, United Kingdom
Each year the UK Research Office organises a two-day conference aimed primarily at European Liaison Officers, European research managers, Research Councils and policy makers.
The 2018 edition will take place from Thursday 21 until Friday 22 June at the National Oceanographic Centre in Southampton, UK. The UKRO Conference 2018 will include a number of expert speakers, predominantly from the European Commission and its Executive Agencies in Brussels, but also from the UK Research Councils.
EU funding practitioners and evaluators will also help to inform and stimulate discussions with the participants. Registration is now open!
Book your place before 20 April 2018 for the early bird rate.
EERA 10th Anniversary Conference
26-27 June 2018, Brussels, Belgium
European Energy Research Alliance will be celebrating its 10th anniversary with a high-level policy event addressing key factors for the future of the energy community in Europe and highlighting EERA´s contribution as a key pillar of the EU Strategic Energy Technology (SET)-Plan.
How should the energy research community, governments, industry and other stakeholders coordinate to contribute to the SET-Plan Implementation Plans? How can the Implementation Plans be integrated in the transition from H2020 to the next EU Framework Programme for Research & Innovation? What are the megatrends in energy transition and how can different technologies and disciplines come together to contribute shaping a sustainable energy future?
Join EERA members and representatives from EU institutions, Member States, research, industry and other stakeholders to discuss these topics.
IMI: Celebrating 10 Years of Medical Innovations
27 June 2018, Brussels, Belgium
Organised jointly by the Innovative Medicines Initiative together with the European Commission and the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations, the event will take place at the European Commission’s Charlemagne Building in Brussels, Belgium on Wednesday 27 June 2018.
The goal of this celebration is to highlight the successes of IMI projects, showcasing tangible results that are translated into concrete benefits for European citizens. Deadline for registrations: 19 June
In ICT We Trust 2018
28-29 June 2018, Graz, Austria
The conference "In ICT we trust?" follows a broad, non-reductive conception of cyber security which does not reduce the problem to a mere technical question. Rather, the emphasis is on ethical implications and sociocultural perceptions of digital environments. The establishment and general uptake of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in European societies is not just a question of functionality, (technical) security and usability.
TEN-T Days 2018
25-27 April 2018, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Organised by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE), this event will be the place to be to discuss how to contribute to smart, sustainable and safe Mobility, relying on the trans-European transport network and investments in transport connectivity.
The TEN-T Days will also host an idea accelerator and futuristic lab, to allow young European entrepreneurs and companies to showcase innovative mobility solutions. There will be a high-level Inter-institutional meeting to discuss further synergies between transport, energy and digital connectivity, and the investment support with highest EU value-added in the post-2020 framework, leading to a Ljubljana declaration by all relevant stakeholders on key principles for investment in smart, sustainable and safe mobility. Among the high-level events, there will be Ministerial sessions with Western Balkans and Turkey, and with Southern Mediterranean countries.
Do not hesitate! REGISTER NOW.
Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre - Dunajska cesta 18, 1000, Ljubljana (SI)
AFLoNext: final conference at ILA Berlin 2018, 26-27 April
26 April 2018, Berlin, Germany
AFLoNext, a five-year collaborative project involving 40 entities from 15 countries, aimed at proving and maturing highly promising flow control technologies for novel aircraft configurations.
In occasion of ILA Berlin 2018, project partners are organising a final conference whose aim is to offer a forum to present final results to a wider public.
This two-day event will bring together international delegates from industrial, research and academic institutions.
Day 1: Thursday 26th April from 14:00 to 18:00
Day 2: Friday 27th April from 9:00 to 13:00
Venue: Berlin ExpoCenter Airport - Conference room: ALFA
Travel information: https://www.ila-berlin.de/en/travel
Entry tickets: buy a 'day ticket congress & trade fair'
For any question about this event, please contact Dominika Behrendt, L-UP (dominika.behrendt AT l-up.com)
Looking forward to welcoming you!
Foodborne pathogens: from farm to pharmacy
26 April 2018, Kinsale, Ireland
The H2020 MSCA ETN Network List_MAPS welcomes you to its symposium which will be held in the historic town of Kinsale, on the south coast of Ireland on Thrusday 26th April 2018.
Contamination of foodstuff by pathogenic microorganisms is a major safety issue and a burden to the food industry. Many routes may lead to food contamination from farm to fork.
The symposium will address several facets of the ecology of foodborne pathogens.
FABULOS Open Market Consultation
26 April 2018, Helsinki, Finland
The FABULOS consortium warmly welcomes you to the Open Market Consultation. The aim of the consultation is to gain market insight on state of the art and future developments in the field of automated mini-buses.
In order to achieve this, the tender specifications need to be refined and repositioned in cooperation with the procures, potential suppliers, bus manufactures and other specialist in the fields of automated vehicles and urban traffic management.
The goal of FABULOS project is to deliver a systemic proof-of-concept on automated last mile public transport as part of the urban areas’ existing transport system, based on use of self-driving minibuses for transporting people.
Open Research Data to Support Sustainable Health Initiatives
24 April 2018, Brussels, Belgium
The open science platform - Frontiers - is pleased to announce its second Data Services Workshop organized in collaboration with the EU Horizon 2020 projects OpenMinTed and OpenUp, in which Frontiers is a full partner, and SwissCore, the Swiss contact office for European research, innovation and education in Brussels.
This year’s workshop focuses on the application of open research data to support sustainable health initiatives. Drawing lessons from recent successes in the use of big data and artificial intelligence in data-intensive health research, it aims to discuss policy challenges and actions necessary in Europe to unleash the full potential of open research data in health for the benefit of society.
The event features panelists from leading institutions and companies specializing in this data-driven health research, together with representatives from academic libraries, patient advocacy, research funders, universities and the European Commission.