30 May 2014, Varenna.Training School in How to write a successful proposal in Horizon 2020

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Organized by the PICQUE Associated Partner Politecnico di Milano

Draft Agenda
9:00 Overview on Horizon 2020: structure, budgets, funding schemes
– Excellent Science: Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions
– Excellent Science: European Research Council and FET – Future and emerging technologies, research infrastructures
10:30 Coffee Break
10:45 Societal Challenges and Industrial Leadership: from health to space, from security to the bio-economy, from transport to nanotechnology and much more: topics and budgets
11:15 Inside a project: basics for designing a proposal – work plans, management, impact
12.30 Lunch
13:30 Exercise divided into groups
15:30 Coffee Break
15:45 Final discussion and conclusion
16:30 End of the training

Course coordinator and trainer:
Dr Federica Prete, Senior EU Grant Officer, Politecnico di Milano

Training Goals
– to acquaint ESRs/ERs with the rules of participation of Horizon 2020;
– to acquaint ESRs/ERs with the funding opportunities available at European level (e.g. ERC Grant, Mobility Grants and similar grants and fellowships);
– to train ESRs/ERs in writing research projects.

For enquiries, please contact: Giuliana Pensa giulianapensa@gmail.com