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    Horizon 2020 - Funding Opportunities in the Energy Domain

    Euresearch Energy Week

    24-03-2017, 09:25 in Lausanne
    Event is fully booked

    This event is part of the Energy Week taking place in Valais, Fribourg and Lausanne, organized conjunctly by Euresearch, EPFL, UNIL, HES-SO and UNIFR. It seeks to inform researchers, both from business and academia, about funding opportunities for collaborative research and innovation projects within Horizon 2020 and other funding mechanisms. Focus is on opportunities in 2017 calls for proposals in the energy sector.

    Designed for academic, industry, as well as SME/start-up audience, this session will allow to cover specific programme aspects such as information required for a strong proposal, overall objectives of this programme, evaluation criteria and partner search tools, together with the services that Euresearch offers to support applications. Testimonials from successful applicants, both from business and academia, will also be presented.

    Face-to-face Meetings

    If you wish to discuss concrete proposal plans with the Swiss Energy National Contact Point Dr. Stefan Fischer, face-to-face meetings can be arranged on 23 or 24 March. Please contact us ASAP.

    Agenda

    09:25 Welcome of participants - breakfast offered
    09:30 Introduction - H2020, from research to the market
    Tristan Piguet, Program Manager, EPFL Research Office
    09:40 Businesses in H2020: benefits and financing for companies, best practices and services by Euresearch
    Irina Sakharova Quitt, Euresearch SME Advisor, Lausanne/Vaud
    09:55 Overview of H2020 funding opportunities in Energy
    Dr. Stefan Fischer, National Contact Point for ICT and ENERGY
    10:20 Testimonials from successful H2020 applicants from academia
    Marlyne Sahakian, UNIL
    10:30 Testimonials from successful H2020 applicants from business
    Mika Lehmusto, VP Mobility Engineering – Leclanché SA
    10:40 Funding opportunities at the Swiss Federal Office of Energy - R&D, P&D, CTI, IEA, ERA-NET CFA
    Dr. Rolf Schmitz, Head of Energy Research Section, Swiss Federal Office of Energy
    11:15 Panel discussion: The Role of social sciences and humanities in the energy domain
    Moderator: Massimiliano Capezzali, Deputy Director, EPFL Energy Center. Panel speakers: Marlyne Sahakian; Stefan Fischer; Rolf Schmitz; Fabrizio Marzolini
    12:00 Brokerage Event (Lunch Provided)
    All participants are invited to present briefly their projects in the energy domain (3 minute presentations). Please contact lausanne@euresearch.ch to obtain the presentation templates

    Location

    EPFL
    BC 01
    1015 Lausanne
    Switzerland

    How to find room BC 01

     

    Targeted Public

     Designed for academic, industry, as well as SME/start-up audience, this session will allow to cover specific programme aspects such as information required for a strong proposal, overall objectives of this programme, evaluation criteria and partner search tools, together with the services that Euresearch offers to support applications. Testimonials from successful applicants, both from business and academia, will also be presented.

    Fee

    This workshop is free of charge but registration is compulsory.

     
    24-03-2017, 09:25 in Lausanne
    Event is fully booked

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    Contact Information / Organiser


    Euresearch Lausanne
    Tel.: +41 21 693 3570/4750
    lausanneeuresearch.ch

    Field of Interest

    • European Programmes
      • Horizon 2020 (The Framework Programme for Research & Innovation)
        • Societal Challenges
          • Competitive Industries
            • Excellent Science