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+++  New! Horizon 2020 Info Day on Climate Change, Energy and Health in Baku, 1-2 June 2016  +++

upcoming events:

  • 01.06.2016 - 02.06.2016 | Baku, Azerbaijan

    Horizon 2020 Info Day on 'Climate Change', 'Energy' and 'Health' related issues

    With the support of the IncoNet EaP project the `2nd Info Day on Horizon 2020: Climate Change, Energy, Health´ will be held on the premises of the Qafqaz University and Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences from 1-2 June 2016. The two day event is organised by the International Relations Department of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS).
    [more] (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/en/523.php)
  • 13.06.2016 - 17.06.2016 | Vienna, Austria | apply until 21 April 2016

    IncoNet EaP Summer School on 'Energy Efficiency. International Project Management – from Theory to Practice.'

    From the generation of the first project ideas to the successful implementation of projects in intercultural and multidisciplinary teams, the work of researchers and project managers involves a wide range of challenges. IncoNet EaP is running a summer school for young researchers and project managers from the Eastern Partnership Countries, EU Member States and Associated Countries active in the field of 'energy efficiency'. The aim of the training is to learn more about project management processes in international scientific projects particularly related to Horizon 2020 as well as Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions to support mobility.
    [more] (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/en/514.php)
  • 30.06.2016 - 01.07.2016 | Vienna, Austria

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

    The IncoNet EaP project is conducting a mapping study on the scientific disapora from Eastern Partnership countries, which will be presented and discussed in a workshop on 30th June/01st July in Vienna, Austria. The key questions of the study are: 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?
    [more] (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/en/519.php)
 

recent events:

  • 18.05.2016 - 19.05.2016 | Bonn, Germany

    Expert Group Meetings for Recommendations on EU-EaP Science, Technology & Innovation Cooperation in 'Health' and 'Climate Change'

    The FP7-funded Projects IncoNet CA and IncoNet EaP organised a series of Expert Group Meetings. The meetings were part of an evaluation of the outcomes of the major activities in three topics, namely: Health, Climate Change and Energy, addressed by the IncoNet CA and IncoNet EaP projects. In addition, the Expert Group Meetings aimed to provide recommendations for the future of EU-CA and EU-EaP cooperation in these fields. To that purpose, one Expert Group Meeting for each topic was organised for each of the two target regions 'Eastern Partnership' and 'Central Asia', making it six workshops altogether.
    [more] (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/en/512.php)
  • | last event: 18 May 2016 | online | 12 noon CEST

    Three Webinars for NCP Structures in CA and EaP Countries

    The IncoNet EaP and IncoNet CA projects jointly organised a small series of webinars to enhance the capacities of Horizon 2020 National Contact Points in the Eastern Partnership and Central Asian Counries. The last webinar in this series focused on the 'Participant Portal', the single-entry point to interact with the Research Programmes of the European Commission, which offers tools to manage and monitor proposals and projects.
    [more] (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/en/518.php)
  • 03.05.2016 - 04.05.2016 | Yerevan, Armenia

    Workshop on the 'Extension of Innovation Union Scoreboard to Eastern Partnership Countries: State of the Art and Perspectives'

    One of the tasks of the IncoNet EaP project is to explore chances and challenges for an extension of the EU´s Innovation Union Scoreboard activities to Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries. A related Workshop titled 'Extension of Innovation Union Scoreboard to Eastern Partnership Countries: State of the Art and Perspectives' takes place in Yerevan, Armenia, on 3-4 May 2016, hosted by the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia (NAS RA).
    [more] (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/en/520.php)
  • 19.04.2016 - 20.04.2016 | Budapest, Hungary

    Policy Stakeholders Conference on 'EU-EaP STI cooperation in addressing Health'

    The third Policy Stakeholders Conference (PSC) organised by the IncoNet EaP project took place in Budapest at Danubius Hotel Gellért on 19-20 April 2016. The conference addressed 'Health' as a focus area of EU-Eastern Partnership Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation. The main aim of the Policy Stakeholders Conferences was to bring together policy makers, representatives of the research community and the private sector to address specific problems that countries in the region face and that are of mutual interest and benefit.
    [more] (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/en/522.php)
  • 26.04.2016 | Athens, Greece

    Expert Group Meeting for Recommendations on EU-EaP Science, Technology & Innovation Cooperation in 'Energy'

    IncoNet EaP and IncoNet CA successfully organised two Expert Group Meetings in order to discuss the outcomes of the Energy related activities of the projects and provide recommendations for the future of EU-EaP and EU-CA cooperation in the field of Energy Research on 25th and 26th April 2016 in Athens, respectively. The meetings were organised in the framework of an evaluation of the outcomes of the major activities in three topics, namely, Health, Climate Change and Energy.  To that purpose, one Expert Group Meeting for each topic is being organised for each of the two target regions 'Eastern Partnership' and 'Central Asia'.
    [more] (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/en/511.php)
  • 01.04.2016 | Minsk, Belarus

    Belarus: Awareness raising campaign on the network of Horizon 2020 National Contact Points launched in Minsk

    The network of National Contact Points (NCPs) is the main structure to provide guidance, practical information and assistance on all aspects of participation in Horizon 2020. NCPs are also established in many non-EU countries. An awareness raising and promotion campaign on the national network of NCPs in Belarus was launched in Minsk this month with the support of the IncoNet EaP project. Among other activities, the campaign includes a training for NCPs to be held in Minsk in June and travel grants for participation in the NCP-related events organised by the European Commission and NCP thematic networks in May – July 2016.
    [more] (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/en/521.php)

other activities:

  • | Deadline: 1 May 2016

    Grant Scheme to facilitate the participation of EaP countries in Brokerage Events - call closed

    This grant scheme financially supports the participation of local researchers from Eastern Partnership countries in brokerage events related to Horizon2020 in the EU Member States or Associated Countries. The thematic priorities of the call are the three Societal Challenges targeted by the projects, namely 'Health', 'Energy' and 'Climate Change'. Maximun funding per grant is 3000 EUR.
    [more] (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/en/513.php)
  • 15.03.2016

    List of Networking and Brokerage Events Spring/Summer 2016

    Are you looking for partners to participate in Horizon 2020 calls in the Work Programmes 2016-2017? On the following web page you will find links to brokerage events in European Member States or Associated Countries which will take place this spring and summer. As a researcher from an Eastern Partnership country you might even be eligible for financial support to take part in one of these events.
    [more] (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/en/516.php)

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Documents

  • Conclusions PSC Yerevan 2014

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     (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/_media/IncoNet_EaP_PSC_Yerevan_Conclusions_condesed.pdf)

  • IncoNet EaP leaflet

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     (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/_media/IncoNet_EaP_leaflet_web.pdf)

  • IncoNet EECA project achievements

    [PDF - 752.7 kB]

    (This short flyer sums up the activities and achievements of IncoNet EECA, the predecessor project of IncoNet EaP.) (URL: http://www.bmbf.de/_media/IncoNet_EECA_Project_achievements.pdf)

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