EU-Toolbox: Horizon 2020 in a nutshell (in English)
Horizon2020 is the largest funding programme for research and innovation in the EU. It offers a variety of funding opportunities from fellowships for individual researchers and doctoral networks to the vast array of topics and themes for collaborative projects. Notwithstanding specific rules and requirements for different calls within Horizon2020, there are a few cross-cutting issues relevant for all most all proposals and project.
With the series of events “Toolbox EU” gives insight into different aspects for a successful application in Horion2020 as well as other EU-funding programmes. The cross-sectional themes are addressed in a compact manner covering most application procedures in Horizon2020. Besides providing current background information, the events have the objective to pass on tools and hand-on information for one’s own proposal writing and European networking.
The start of the series is an introduction "Horizon2020 in a nutshell", which provides on overviews of the main objectives and structure of the programme, oulines funding opportunities for researchers and collaborative projects as well as practical information on identifying suitable topics, funding rules, the application process and basic tips for proposal writing.
The presentations will be held in English.
Target audience: researchers from universities/ higher education institutions/ research institutes as well as interested R&D personnel from small and medium sized companies. Others interested and involved in the field of R&D funding as well as multipliers may participate as well.
Detailed information can be found in the agenda. A registration is necessary.
Date: 05.04.2016, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Location: EU-Liasion Office Hannover-Hildesheim, Brühlstraße 27, 30161 Hannover