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Destination Europe

Your Research & Innovation Opportunities

Destination Europe:

  • is a forum for leading European research organisations and funders to present the opportunities they offer to researchers and innovators from anywhere in the world.
  • show-cases Europe's vibrant and exciting research and innovation culture.
  • events enable you to learn about opportunities, ask questions, network and discuss with people who have chosen to work in Europe.
  • is a joint initiative of the European Union and its Member States.

Upcoming Events

17 October 2014
Atlanta, Georgia, USA GeorgiaTech campus

12 February 2015
San Jose, California, USA

13-14 February 2015
European Student Conference Yale School of Management

At the European Student Conference, you will find 80 students from across the US developing vision and strategies for the EU and found a US-based student think-tank. The new forum for EU student research and policy in the United States, once founded, will focus on thematic subjects such as digital economy, youth employment and the TTIP. This project is funded by the European Commission through Jean Monnet grant.

Why Europe?

Europe has world-class research institutions, innovation clusters and unique infrastructures.

Funding opportunities
Europe offers excellent career and funding opportunities. It funds frontier research generously allowing researchers to establish themselves independently.

Innovation and business opportunities
Europe supports innovation and translational research. It offers measures such as tax credits, support for early start-up companies and risk sharing facilities.

Europe offers rich and diverse experience outside the laboratory with its varied culture, food, landscape and lifestyle.

Working life
Europe offers multi-cultural working environments, with English a commonly used language among scientists. Workers in Europe enjoy high standards of social security and social benefits like maternity/paternity leave, pensions, health care etc.


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