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Upcoming events

Atlantic Ocean research – Detecting new ways of information exchange for enhanced collaboration
6 October 2014, Congress Center Frentani, Rome/Italy, back-to back to the EurOCEAN 2014 conference
More information | Registration by 10 September 2014
South African researchers are warmly invited to participate also at the “BILAT USA 2.0 workshop: Atlantic Ocean research – Detecting new ways of information exchange for enhanced collaboration” which is covering collaboration opportunities all across the Atlantic Ocean. The geographic scope of the workshop covers activities in Europe, South Africa, Brazil and North America.

The workshop will focus on finding new, creative ways for more efficient funding across borders and sustainable information exchange for current and future initiatives and projects with relevance to Atlantic Ocean marine research. It is expected that the participants will agree on and commit to future information exchange procedures during the workshop.

Participants: The workshop will bring together different actors of the research community – from policy to research. Speakers will include the European Commission (DG RTD and DG MARE), the JPI Oceans, from Member States and Associated Countries research funding organisations and ministries, research management organisations, research performing organisations and marine institutes, trans-national and international initiatives. The draft agenda will be published soon.

Registration for the workshop will be free of charge. However participation will be possible only via the online registration process.

The Innovation Connection - The 2014 Science|Business Summit
7 October 2014, Berlin, Germany
More information | Global Innovation Award
The 2014 Science|Business Summit will bring together leaders from research, industry and policy to debate how to best unleash Europe's technological potential. The Summit will also recognise excellence in innovation by celebrating the achievements of visionary entrepreneurs, top universities, and corporate champions featured in the 6th Academic Enterprise Awards (ACES).

  European Commission FP7