H2020 Event: Societal challenges and ICT

18 Oct / Lysaker, Norway

 Welcome to

H2020: Societal challenges, ICT and digitalisation


The Research Council of Norway and Innovation Norway invite you to an information and matchmaking event for research organisations, SMEs, large entreprises, the public sector and academia. Learn more about the financing and international collaboration opportunities for ICT and the Societal Challenges in Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Framework Programme and meet potential partners for collaboration. Representatives from the European Commission will be present as well as the Horizon 2020 National Contact Points (NCPs) and EU advisers from Innovation Norway to give you information on the next H2020 Work Programme. Take part in the match-making event and schedule bilateral meetings.


  • Horizon 2020, ICT, the Societal Challenges and digitalisation
  • Parallel sessions on selected H2020 topics from the next work programme (2018-20) for Societal Challenges and ICT LEIT. Solving societal challenges using ICT and digitalisaiton will be the main focus of the event
  • How to apply to H2020: practical know-how
  • Match-making: pre-book meetings with private and public companies and potential research cooperation partners

Main topics

  • Health
  • Security
  • Transport
  • Energy
  • Digital public services
  • ICT and digitalisation

Full overview of topics to be presented

Why participate?

  • Learn more about the opportunities in Horizon 2020
  • Discuss your project ideas with other participants or with experts from the Research Council
  • Find new project partners
  • Get firsthand information from the European Commission


How does it work?

  1. Register and publish your collaboration wishes
  2. Browse the participant list and book meetings with organisations you are interested in
  3. One week before the event you receive your meeting schedule

closed since 17 Oct 2017
Registration 29 Jun – 17 Oct
Meeting Selection 1 Sep – 17 Oct
Event 18 Oct
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue Drammensveien 288
Lysaker, Norway
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 61
Meetings 23
Norway 129
Sweden 1
Turkey 2
Total 132
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