Under this section, we inform you on a regular basis about possibilities to actively participate in the Commission's opinion forming process on research related topics, calls for experts and EU events.
The “Partnership for Research in the Mediterranean Area“ (PRIMA) has opened its 2019 calls for proposal. The deadline for submitting (pre-) proposals is the end of February. At the same time, the Annual Work Plan 2019 was published which holds further information on the calls and funded topics.
On March 13 and 14, 2019, the Network of Secure Societies National Contact Points (SEREN4) in collaboration with the European Commission will organise an info day and brokerage event in Brussels on the Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 7 “Secure Societies – Protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens”.
The Freie Universität Berlin Research Alumni Program is now offering new funding for research activities involving former visiting scholars (Research Alumni) and junior researchers in 2019-2020.
The 2019 ACM Europe Summer School on “HPC Computer Architectures for AI and Dedicated Applications” will take place in Barcelona 17 - 24 July 2019, and is hosted by the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC-CNS) and the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC-BarcelonaTECH) as well as ACM's Special Interest Group on High Performance Computing (SIGHPC).
On 20 February 2019, the 5th international conference of the Joint Programming Initiative “A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life” will take place in Brussels under the theme “Diet as Leverage Point Towards a Healthy and Sustainable Food System”.
Location: Bozar, Centre for Fine Arts Rue Ravensteinstraat 23 1000 Brussel
EuroHPC Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU) is organising an open information day on 11 March 2019 in Brussels.
Location: Thon Hotel EU Wetstraat/Rue de la loi 75 1040 Brussels
On the 2nd and 3rd of April 2019, the second European high-level conference on connected and automated driving will take place in Brussels. The event is organized by the European Commission, under the participation of the EC-funded project ARCADE.
On 3 July 2019, the European Commission will organize an info day in Brussels on the Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 2 “Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry, Marine, Maritime and Inland Water Research and the Bioeconomy”.
On 22 January 2019, the European Commission will organize an Info Day in the field of Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 3 "Clean, Secure and Efficient Energy". The wholeday event will take place in Brussels and present funding opportunities under the 2019 call.
Location: European Commission Charlemagne Building Rue de la Loi, 170 1000 Brussels, Belgium
The „Partnership for Research in the Mediterranean Area“ (PRIMA) has opened a call for the expression of interest for experts to conduct the evaluation of proposals submitted under the 2019 Annual Work Plan. Experts should evaluate proposals in the fields of water management, farming systems, agro-food value chain, and nexus themes (only in Section 1).
Location: Hörsaal 1a Silberlaube Habelschwerdter Allee 45 14195 Berlin Livestream: www.fu-berlin.de/sites/70jahre/video/index.html
The second high-level FOOD 2030 conference will take place in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, on 14 and 15 June 2018. It will be dedicated to Research and Innovation (R&I) as a driver of sustainable food systems transformation.
Location: Agricultural University - Plovdiv, Bulgaria