European Research Day 2020 (ERD 2020) - EU's Green Deal and New Horizon Europe programme

EURAXESS India in collaboration with the Delegation of the European Union to India and Bhutan is organising two webinars about the European Green Deal – and Horizon Europe – the EU’s next research & innovation framework programme.

The event will also provide an excellent overview of ongoing EU-India Partnership on Research & Innovation, latest Co-Funding Call under the Green Deal, and opportunities of cooperation under Horizon Europe with focus on mobility programmes, i.e. Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA).

The event is open to researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs from both the academic and private sector, as well as to government and non-government stakeholders.

Webinar 1: The European Green Deal – A sustainable recovery for Europe and the world - 14 October 2020, 14.30 - 16.30 IST (11.00 -13.00 CEST)

Speakers:

H.E. Mr Ugo Astuto, Ambassador, Delegation of the European Union to India and Bhutan

Mr Bernd Biervert, Head of Unit, Healthy Planet Directorate-General for Research and Innovation, European Commission

Dr Amit Parikh, Scientist, Department of Biotechnology, Government of India

Ms Tania Friederichs, Minister Counsellor, Delegation of the European Union to India and Bhutan

Dr Vivek Dham, Senior Advisor, R&I Section, Delegation of the European Union to India and Bhutan

Webinar 2: Horizon Europe - The next Research & Innovation framework programme of the EU – 15 October 2020, 14.30 - 16.30 IST (11.00 - 13.00 CEST)

Speakers:

H.E. Mr Ugo Astuto, Ambassador, Delegation of the European Union to India and Bhutan

Ms Maria Cristina Russo, Director for International Cooperation, DG RTD, European Commission

Ms Claire Morel, Head of Unit, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Unit, DG EAC, European Commission

Mr Thierry DEVARS, Policy Officer, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Unit, DG EAC, European Commission

Ms Tania Friederichs, Minister Counsellor, Delegation of the European Union to India

Registration Links and Agenda

Register here for Webinar 1.

Download Agenda Webinar 1 (14 October 2020)

Register here for Webinar 2.

Download Agenda Webinar 2 (15 October 2020)

Registration is open until 13th of October. Space is limited, and attendance is on a first come first serve basis. The presentations will all be held in English. The webinars are entirely for free.