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Programme - Day 1

The live sessions programme of the Research and Innovation days 2021


Join live sessions with interesting speakers talking about the future of European research and innovation, and Horizon Europe, the new European research and innovation funding programme.

Create your own programme choosing from all the live sessions available, ranging from high-level plenaries to immersive panel discussions on topics such as the post-COVID-19 recovery, the European Research Area, digitalisation, our green future and more.

23 June 2021

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Programme day 1 | Programme day 2 | Workshops

Time slot     Session title
Opening Ceremony
Cities and citizens delivering on EU missions
Innovation Cohesion
Memorandum of Understanding signature ceremony for EU Partnerships
13:00-14:00 Break
Innovation: the way forward for Europe (plenary session)
14:30-15:15 Channel 1
Green and digital transition of Europe through innovation
Channel 2
Leveraging Innovation from across Europe
Channel 3
Growing and mobilising all talents
Channel 4
Innovation Ecosystems
Channel 5
Scaling-up through smart investments
COVID-19: lessons learnt, preparedness and resilience (plenary session)
16:00-16:45 Channel 1
ERA for HERA: How can Europe improve its research preparedness and response capabilities?
Channel 2
How can R&I help to leave no one behind in the post-COVID-19 recovery?
Channel 3
Scientific breakthroughs as opportunities to address societal emergencies
Channel 4
The added value of Open Science in times of pandemic and beyond – lessons learned and way forward
Channel 5
Fast and flexible – repurposed production
Towards a European Strategy for Universities: Bridging education, research, innovation and service to society


Programme day 1 | Programme day 2 | Workshops