Horizon 2020 - Societal Challenge 6



26th February 2015

8.30 – 9.30


9.30 – 09.45

Welcome and introduction

Philippe Keraudren, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission (confirmed)
Angela Schindler-Daniels, PT-DLR, NCP SSH Germany & Coordinator NET4SOCIETY (confirmed)

9.45 – 10.30

Research and funding opportunities in HORIZON 2020

Funding opportunities and schemes under the call EUROPE AS A GLOBAL ACTOR (INT) and the expected impact
Cristina Marcuzzo, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission (confirmed)

Presentation - Cristina Marcuzzo

10.30 – 11.00

Coffee break

11.00 12.00

Current developments and policy context of the HORIZON 2020 Call “Europe as a Global Actor”

Panel members:
Liliana  Pasecinic, Head of Sector, Interinional Relations, Joint Research Centre (confirmed)

Wanda Troszczynska-van Genderen, Directorate-General for External Policies of the Union, European Parliamnt (confirmed)
N.N., European External Action Service

Chair : Angela Liberatore, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission (confirmed)

Presentation - Angela Liberatore and Tomas Matraia

12.00 – 13.15

Lunch break

13.15 – 13.45

International Cooperation (INCO) in HORIZON 2020

What is new? Opportunities and risks for international cooperation from first experiences, presentation of INT 1 und INT 2 (expectations and target groups)
Tamas Matraia, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission (confirmed)

Presentation - Tamas Matraia

13.45 14.00

Europe as a Global Actor and International Cooperation – Projects under FP7 experiences and results

MEDPRO, Mediterranean Prospects, Rym Ayadi, Professor, HEC Montreal and President of the Euro-Mediterranean Economists Assiotiation (EMEA) (confirmed)
NOPOOR, Xavier Oudin, DIAL; Institute de Recherche pour le Developpement (confirmed)

Presentation - Xavier Oudin

IncoNet Eastern Partnership, Dr. George Bonas, CeRISS (confirmed)

Presentation - George Bonas

14.00 – 14.15

Introduction to the Matchmaking event

Małgorzata Krótki, NCP SC6 Poland (confirmed)

14.15 – 14.30

Coffee break

14.30 17.30

Matchmaking event

Organized by NET4SOCIETY

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Topics to be presented and discussed during the info day and matchmaking event:

  • INT-1: Enhancing and focusing research and innovation cooperation with the Union’s key international partner countries
  • INT-2: Encouraging the research and innovation cooperation between the Union and selected regional partners
  • INT-3: Europe's contribution to a value-based global order and its contestants
  • INT-4: The European Union's contribution to global development: in search of greater policy coherence
  • INT-5: Rethinking the European Union crisis response mechanism in light of recent conflicts
  • INT-6: Re-invigorating the partnership between the two shores of the Mediterranean
  • INT-7: Towards a new geopolitical order in the South and East Mediterranean region
  • INT-8: The European Union and the Eastern Partnership
  • INT-9: The European Union, Turkey and its wider neighbourhood: challenges and opportunities
  • INT-10: The European Union and integration challenges in the Balkans
  • INT-11: European cultural and science diplomacy: exploiting the potential of culture and science in the EU’s external relations
  • INT-12: The cultural, scientific and social dimension of EU-LAC relations

Full text of the topics can be found under: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-int-society-2015.html


closed since 9 Feb 2015
Registration 1 Dec – 9 Feb
Meeting Selection 9 Feb – 24 Feb
Event 26 Feb
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue Brussels
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 110
Meetings 175
Austria 3
Belarus 1
Belgium 16
Czech Republic 1
Denmark 2
Finland 2
France 5
Germany 19
Greece 2
Ireland 4
Israel 4
Italy 8
Latvia 1
Lithuania 2
Luxembourg 1
Macedonia 1
Moldova 1
Netherlands 7
Norway 2
Others 2
Poland 19
Portugal 3
Spain 8
Turkey 15
United Kingdom 16
Total 145
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