Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

CEF Synergy call Virtual Info Day

Monday, October 10, 2016 - 00:00

The CEF Synergy call provides financial assistance to projects of common interest (PCIs) in the fields of energy and transport under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF). 


The call, that opened on 28 September, supports in particular areas such as smart energy grids, electric mobility, intelligent and sustainable transport systems, joint rights of way of infrastructure coupling.


Date & time: the virtual info day took place on Monday 10 October 2016

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The event was web-streamed live and the recording will be available for two years on this link:



The Info Day also offered the opportunity to ask questions to Commission and Agency staff members pertaining to the calls via email to Questions received during the event were answered immediately, and written replies will be available on the FAQ page after the event.



The event was live tweeted with the hashtag #CEFSynergy. Follow us @inea_eu in order to receive all up-to-date news relating to this call.









 Introduction and Welcome

 Andreas Boschen, Head of Department Connecting Europe Facility,
 Innovation and Networks Agency (INEA)



 Background information and policy context

 Beatrice Coda, Team Leader, Networks & Regional Initiatives - DG Energy
 Stephane Ouaki Head of Unit, Connecting Europe - Infrastructure Investment Strategies, DG Mobility and Transport  




 Call objectives and priorities

 Kurt Glaeser, Deputy Head of Unit, Networks & Regional Initiatives, DG Energy    
 Helmut Morsi, Adviser, DG Mobility and Transport



 10:50-11:10  BREAK

 How to prepare a successful proposal: Evaluation process and award criteria

 Olga Sihmane, CEF Programme and Call Coordinator, INEA



 How to prepare a successful proposal: Application process

  Marie-Pierre Mosca, Evaluation Manager, INEA


 12:10-12:30  Questions & Answers
 12:30  End