Successful R&I in Europe: EU Networking Event5-6 November 2015
"Successful R&I in Europe: 7th European Networking Event" will be held on 5 and 6 November 2015 at Van der Valk Airport hotel in Düsseldorf, Germany.
The event will guide you to networks for projects in Horizon 2020, the European funding programme for research and innovation from 2014-2020. The opening addresses will be held by Dr. Thomas Grünewald, Deputy Minister for Innovation, Science and Research of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia and Dr. Rudolf W. Strohmeier, Deputy Director-General, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission (tbc).
This series of annual events has been a great success with over 1.700 participants from over 27 countries since 2009.The event addresses universities, research institutes and enterprises and encourages them to become involved in established and new networks.
You are invited either to give a short presentation or to find a partner by talking to decision-makers:both options open doors for new projects in Horizon 2020. Presentations on project ideas as well as on results and prototypes are welcome.
The networking event will be structured in parallel workshop sessions focusing on seven topics:
- Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)
- Nanotechnologies, Materials and Manufacturing (NMM)
- Sustainable Economy
- Life Sciences
- Mobility support/Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions (MSCA)
- SME Instrument/Fast Track to Innovation
During the breaks there are special booths for further discussions between presenter and audience.
You can find further information (programme, online registration, hotel accommodation etc.) here. The list of registered participants is published online and will be updated continuously.