The draft Horizon 2020 Work Programme for 2018-2020 with new calls for project proposals in the field of Health, Wellbeing & Demographic Change has been published. For this occasion, two info days will be held, a general one and one focusing specifically on innovation procurement. Registrations have closed but you can follow them via live web-streaming.

Horizon 2020's Societal Challenge 1 (Health, demographic change and wellbeing) 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's Societal Challenge 1 Work Programme 2018-2020 offers calls for proposals with an overall budget of about €2 billion.

  • On 7 December 2017 a satellite event on Innovation Procurement in health care will take place. A maximum of 80 participants applied.
  • Also on 7 December, a Partnering Event is being organised by the EU-funded project Health-NCP-Net 2.0. Registrations have closed but you still use the online tool on the website to present yourself and find partners for the 2018 health calls.
  • Finally, on 8 December 2017, the Open Info Day for 'Health, demographic change and wellbeing' itself will take place. A maximum of 800 people registered for this day.

More info, agenda's and the link for live-webstreaming (the link will be published as soon as it's available)

The videos and presentations of these events will be made available afterwards.

For national info days near you, please contact your National Contact Point.

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