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    EU research funding new calls - Unveiling the H2020 2018-2020 Work Programmes

    EU Funding opportunities in Health, Security, Inclusive Societies and Food

    09-11-2017, 09:30 in Lausanne
    Event is fully booked

    Overview of H2020 2018-2020 new Work Programs


    Euresearch, in partnership with EPFL, HES-SO, UNIFR, UNIGE, UNIL, UNINE is pleased to invite you to learn more about EU upcoming funding opportunities. Two events taking place at EPFL will inform researchers, both from business and academia, about the open and upcoming funding opportunities for collaborative research and innovation projects within Horizon 2020.

    This first event focuses on the following areas:

    • Secure Societies
    • Inclusive Societies
    • Science with and for Society
    • Food Security, sustainable agriculture, marine and maritime research and the bio-economy
    • Health, demographic change and wellbeing

    An afternoon session will focus on funding opportunities available for companies.


    09:30 Coffee
    10:00 Welcome Address
    10:10 Introduction – presentation of Horizon 2020 and Euresearch support services
    Tristan Piguet - Euresearch Lausanne
    10:25 Testimonial by researcher
    Emmanouil Dermitzakis, professor, Department of Genetic Medicine and Development, Director, Health 2030 Genome Center, University of Geneva
    10:40 EU research funding opportunities in Inclusive societies; Science with and for Society; Secure Societies
    Dr. Joël Graf - National Contact Point (NCP): Social Sciences and Humanities - Security - Science with and for Society
    11:25 EU research funding opportunities in Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture, Marine and Maritime Research and the Bio-economy
    Gerhard Gass - NCP Food and SMEs
    11:55 EU research funding opportunities in Health, demographic change and wellbeing
    Sasha Hugentobler - NCP Health and JRC
    12:30 Networking Lunch
    13:30 Unveiling Financing for Businesses: New Bottom-up Financing (Fast Track to Innovation, New SME Instrument and FET) + Best Practices for Companies in Collaborative Projects + Enterprise Europe Network Services for your Business + a Company Testimonial
    Irina Sakharova Quitt - Euresearch Company Advisor Region Vaud, Inès Rossetti - Innovation & Technology Consultant - Euresearch Head Office, Eva Servoli - Euresearch Regional Office Geneva, Mike O'Sullivan - nViso SA, Gerhard Gass - NCP Food and SMEs


    EPFL - BM 5202
    BM 5202
    1015 Lausanne

    How to access the room BM 5202


    Targeted Audience

    This event is for all researchers and companies interested in EU funding.

    The session will provide an overview of the calls opening in the coming three years.


    This workshop is free of charge but registration is compulsory.

    09-11-2017, 09:30 in Lausanne
    Event is fully booked

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    Contact Information / Organiser

    Euresearch Lausanne/Vaud
    Tel.: +41 (0)21 693 37 23

    More information

    All Presentations

    Introduction to H2020 and support services

    Food Work Programme

    Societies Work Programme

    Health Work Programme

    H2020 For Businesses

    NViso testimony