Horizon 2020 guidance

Horizon 2020 guidance by NCP Flanders

Information and networking event


Get acquainted with opportunities of the Horizon 2020, the EU Research and Innovation funding programme. You will get first-hand information on the foresight study “Beyond the Horizon: foresight in support of future EU Research and Innovation Policy (BOHEMIA)”, aiming to support the deliberations on future Commission proposals for a post-2020 Research and Innovation Framework, from Giovanna Giuffrè, Foresight expert and collaborator of the BOHEMIA study.kind

Mr. Johan Hanssens, Secretary-general of department of Economy, Science and innovation (EWI) will elaborate about the Flemish participation in Horizon 2020.

Through parallel sessions we guide starters through the essence of the Horizon 2020 programme. For the more experienced ones different workprogrammes will be highlighted. Enlarge your network by participating to the matchmaking event, meeting academics of knowledge institutions or potential project partners of the private/non-academic sector of Flanders, through in advanced scheduled bilateral meetings. 

The target audience are all possible Flemish stakeholders interested in Horizon 2020 which can be any natural or legal persons in Flanders e.g. any company, big or small, research organisations, universities, non-governmental organisations, university colleges, etc.


Detailed Programme 4th December 2017



  • BOHEMIA report
  • Horizon 2020 in Flanders
  • Leadership in Enabling and Industrial Technologies: not only for industry
  • Societal Challenges workprogrammes
  • Non-academic participation in Horizon 2020 in Flanders
  • Matching your organisation to others (academics or private/non-academic sector) in the field of your interest
  • Discussion about cooperation private sector and academics

Why to participate

  • Get first-hand information about the BOHEMIA report and Horizon 2020 in Flanders
  • Get detailed information from Horizon 2020 as well for starters as experienced participants
  • Meet and share views with researchers and experts from your field
  • Meet the NCP Flanders advisors


Registration to the sessions of the event is compulsory and at latest by Monday 27 November 2017.

Supported by

closed since 27 Nov 2017
Registration 16 Oct – 27 Nov
Meeting Selection 6 Nov – 4 Dec
Event 4 Dec
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue Havenlaan 88
Brussel, Belgium
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 39
Meetings 40
Belgium-Brussels 21
Belgium-Flanders 117
France 1
Italy 1
Luxembourg 1
Norway 1
Total 142
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