1 December 2017
To work towards more societal impact of nutritional sciencewill be the main theme of the 4th JPI HDHL conference. The target audience is broad and includes not only funders and scientists, but also policy makers of health & agriculture, industry and health professionals.
Communication is of high importance to increase the impact of nutritional science. Understanding the perspectives and needs of other stakeholders is a key aspect of good communication.
4-5 December 2017, Tirana, Albania
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Horizon 2020 is the European Union’s Framework Programme for Research and Innovation. Running from 2014 until 2020 with a budget of nearly €80 billion, Horizon 2020 is the biggest multinational research programme in the world. It funds research in all areas of science and innovation.
Horizon 2020 is open to the world – researchers, universities, companies and institutes from all over the world are welcome to participate in research initiatives.
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8 December 2017, Brussels (Charlemagne building), Belgium
The Health Open Info Day will take place on 8 December. The Work Programme for Horizon 2020's Societal Challenge 1: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing over the next 3 years (2018-2020) will be presented. Participants will be informed about the topics, deadlines and process of the next calls for proposals.
With the principle of better health for all at its core, the Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing Societal Challenge focuses on personalised health and care, infectious diseases and improving global health, innovative and sustainable health systems, decoding the role of the environment (including climate change) for health and well-being, digital transformation and cybersecurity in health and care.
Horizon 2020' Societal Challenge 1 Work Programme 2018-2020 is expected to offer calls for proposals with an overall budget of about €2 billion.
Related to the Health Open Info Day, the Directorate-General for Research & Innovation supports the following two events which will be organised on 7 December 2017 in Brussels:
- Satellite event on Innovation Procurement in health care
- Partnering Event organised by the EU-funded project Health-NCP-Net 2.0
Registration is closed for all three events
The Health Open Info Day will be webstreamed here and all presentations and videos will be made available after the events.
8-10 December 2017, Thessaloniki, Greece
The proposed conference on the above theme will be held at Metropolitan College, Thessaloniki, Greece from December 8-10, 2017 which aims to enable researchers build connections between different digital applications.
11-12 December 2017, Rome, Italy
3rd International Conference on Lipid Science & Technology is going to be held in Rome, Italy during December 11-12, 2017.
Lipid Conferences will lay a platform for world-class Lipidologists, Professors, Doctors, Biochemists, Molecular biologists and Scientists to discuss an approach for lipidomics. So, Lipids 2017 welcomes the Professors, Research scholars, Industrial Professionals, Pharmaceutical Researchers, physicians and student delegates from lipids field and healthcare sectors to be part of it.
Lipids 2017 Conference is an unquestionable requirement to join as it will give an inside and out perspective of world-class, interdisciplinary examination dialog from fundamental science scientists through clinical specialists to end up pioneers in exploration on lipid digestion system and its connection to cardiovascular sickness, diabetes, weight, atherosclerosis, metabolic disorders, immunological illnesses, and disease and so forth.
17 November 2017, Rotterdam, Netherlands
TRADR is a European Project developing and deploying technology for human-robot teaming for robot-assisted disaster response.
It is on the forefront of such efforts in Europe. The Technology Day will show our achievements and share insights gained during the 4 years of the project, including our experience from the TRADR deployment in Amatrice, Italy, shortly after the earthquake in 2016, as well as the industrial use case experiments carried out in 2016 in Dortmund and in 2017 in Rotterdam.
The program will consist of presentations and posters of TRADR scientific results and end-user experience with using robots, practical demonstration of the TRADR integrated system and a panel discussion.
The participants will have an opportunity to make contacts with experts within and outside the TRADR project.
16-17 November 2017, Porto, Portugal
EURASHE will organise a two day seminar in Porto (Portugal) on 16-17 November in cooperation with Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administracao do Porto (ISCAP) and the Portuguese Polytechnics Coordinating Council (CCISP).
The aim of the seminar is to present the current topics and new opportunities within the regional R&I cooperation between the higher education institutions and both regional authorities and businesses.
The first day will focus on the cooperation between regional authorities/organisations and higher education institutions. It will consist of keynote speeches and a round table on regional aspects of the cooperation.
The second day will continue the regional development theme, focusing also on the SME cooperation and the H2020 projects. T
he keynotes are followed by parallel workshops on UAS participation in H2020, on increasing regional cooperation and on increasing student entrepreneurship.
15-17 November 2017, Spain, Palma the Mallorca, University of the Balearic
A major scientific conference on European research into Xylella fastidiosa is to be held in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, from 13-15 November 2017. The conference is being organised jointly by EFSA, the University of the Balearic Islands, the Euphresco network for phytosanitary research coordination and funding, and the EU Horizon 2020 projects POnTE and XF-ACTORS, and the Directorate-General for Research & Innovation of the European Commission (DG RTD).
This year’s conference follows the workshop “Xylella fastidiosa: knowledge gaps and research priorities for the EU” that was organised in 2015 by EFSA and the European Commission’s Directorates-General for Research and Innovation, Agriculture and Rural Development, and Health and Food Safety. Further annual conferences are envisaged to help meet a request from the European Commission for regular scientific updates on research into X. fastidiosa.
16-17 November 2017, Paris, France
13-16 November 2017, Warsaw, Poland
Title of the event is "Engaged Humanities: preserving and revitalizing endangered languages and cultural heritage".
This is an international meeting of scientists and language activists working together on language documentation and revitalisation.