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upcoming events:

  • 07.11.2016 - 11.11.2016 | Tblisi, Georgia & Yerevan, Armenia

    Conference and Training 'Associated to Horizon 2020: What’s next?'

    A few months after the association of Armenia and Georia to Horizon 2020, the IncoNet EaP project organises this event in Tbilisi, Georgia on 7-8 November 2016 and in Yerevan, Armenia on 10-11 November 2016. Expected participants include, among others, policy makers from both countries, EU representatives, NCPs, heads and multipliers of research institutes and unicersities, and industry representatives. They will talk about association support measures and share experience gained from past associations to the EU framework Programmes.
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  • 21.11.2016 - 25.11.2016 | Vienna, Austria | invitation only event

    IncoNet EaP Winter School 'Energy Efficiency: International Project Management – from Theory to Practice'

    The IncoNet EaP winter school will offer tips on finding information on Horizon 2020 funding, preparing successful Horizon 2020 project proposals, and managing projects with international research teams. Invitations were sent to short-listed applicants to the IncoNet EaP summer school, which took place in June. These are early-stage researchers and research project managers from EaP Countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine) EU Member States and Associated Countries.
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recent events:

  • 26.09.2016 | Athens, Greece

    'EaP PLUS' – New Horizon 2020 Project with Eastern Partnership Countries kicks-off in Athens

    'EaP PLUS' (STI International Cooperation Network for Eastern Partnership Countries – PLUS) is a new coordination and support action funded under Horizon 2020, which was launched on 1 September 2016. The 17 partners of the project took part in a kick-off meeting on 26 September in Athens. EaP PLUS aims to stimulate cooperation between researchers from the Eastern Partnership countries and EU Member States and enhance the active participation of the EaP countries in the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme.
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  • 15.08.2016 - 19.08.2016 | Shekvetili (Ozurgeti), Georgia

    Seminar on Policy Mix Peer Review of the Georgian STI System

    On 15-19 August 2016, the Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation (SRNSF) organised a seminar dedicated to the document 'Policy Mix Peer Review of the Georgian STI System'. The aim of the seminar was to discuss international experts’ recommendations and develop a bottom-up draft action plan with relation to the key messages provided in the PMPR document.
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  • 30.06.2016 - 01.07.2016 | Vienna, Austria

    Workshop on 'Identifying and Engaging the Scientific Diaspora from EaP Countries'

    The IncoNet EaP project conducted a mapping study on the scientific disapora from Eastern Partnership countries, which was presented and discussed in a workshop on 30th June/ 1st July in Vienna, Austria. The key questions of the study were: How to get access to the scientific diaspora from EaP countries? How to make use of the scientific diaspora from EaP countries to increase the STI cooperation between EU and EaP countries?
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  • 27.07.2016 | online

    Webinar with Coordinators of Projects supported by the IncoNet EaP/CA Twinning Grants

    The IncoNet EaP and IncoNet CA projects jointly organised two calls for twinning grants. A third call – targeting the Eastern Partnership region – has been pre-announced for September 2016. The main objective of the twinning instrument is to increase the participation of Eastern Partnership and Central Asian countries in EU calls. In order to evaluate the effectiveness and usefulness of this funding instrument, the DLR Project Management Agency organised a short webinar session with coordinators of projects supported by the twinning grants on 27 July 2016.
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  • 13.06.2016 - 17.06.2016 | Vienna, Austria

    Summer School 'Energy Efficiency: International Project Management – from Theory to Practice' held in Vienna

    The IncoNet Eap Summer School 'Energy Efficiency: International Project Management – from Theory to Practice' was held between 13-17 June 2016 in Vienna under the co-organisation of ZSI and TUBITAK. 24 participants, with academic, NGO, and private sector backgrounds, attended the summer school. They came from 18 different countries, the majority of them from the Eastern Partnership region.
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