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Upcoming events

Webinar: European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP)
23 July 2015
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This webinar is targeted in particular to SMEs and research institutes interested in submitting proposals to the calls of the second EDCTP programme. Participation to this webinar is free of charge but you need to preregister by 20 July 2015.

World Social Science Forum 2015
13-16 September 2015, Durban, South Africa
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A broad range of topics will be addressed under theme "Transforming global relations for a just world", many of which are open to interdisciplinary and comparative interrogation. These topics include amongst others – global inequalities as it relates to governance, patterns of production and consumption, cultural exchanges, quality health and education, climate change and adaptation, and human rights and social justice. The action oriented nature of the theme will allow the Forum to demonstrate the relevance of social science for public policies and social intervention.

ICT 2015 - Innovate, Connect, Transform
20-22 October 2015, Portugal
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ICT 2015 is the biggest ICT event on the EU calendar. Delegates converge on this event to network, follow interesting debates in the conference, hear the latest news on the new European Commission's policies and initiatives with regard to R&I in ICT, and find information about funding opportunities. Are you ready to showcase the results of your innovative project? Eager to connect with other ICT researchers? Prepared to share your digital transformation? Submit your proposal by 31 March 2015 for displaying your project/company at the ICT 2015 Exhibition.

Advanced WIPO Summer School on Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer
30 November - 11 December 2015, Durban, South Africa
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The two-week Summer School on Intellectual Property (IP) and Technology Transfer (TT) is offered jointly by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Academy, the Department of Science and Technology through the National Intellectual Property Management Office (NIPMO), the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission (CIPC) and the KwaZulu-Natal Regional Office of Technology of Transfer. The summer school provides an opportunity for senior students and young professionals to acquire deeper knowledge of IP and TT. The programme includes lectures by experts in the field of IP and TT. Registration closes on 31 August 2015.

  European Commission FP7