Briefing Opportunities and Networking Days

The KTN will be supporting UK businesses by running a number of events in London and in Europe in 2015 and 2016.  

We are focusing on information dissemination on calls of particular relevance to creative, digital and design businesses and creating opportunities for those businesses to build consortia and respond to upcoming H2020 calls.

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Upcoming H2020 funding briefing days

1. International Circular Economy, Resource Efficiency and Eco-innovation Brokerage Event 22 June 2016, LondonKTN, Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) and Innovate UK are working together to organise a brokerage, matchmaking and information event.  The event is focusing on opportunities within Horizon 2020 for businesses making the transition to a circular economy and becoming more resource efficient.

2. Financing Collaborative R&D in the Creative Industries Brokerage Event 28 June 2016, Liverpool - This B2B matchmaking event will take place during the Creative and Digital Week at the Festival For Business. The event will aim at identifying UK and European partners, fostering collaboration and helping secure private or public financing (InnovFin, H2020, Creative Europe, Innovate UK, Creative England…) to develop creative and digital projects in a variety of industries.

3. Save the date! Info Day, Horizon 2020 - 'Health, demographic change and wellbeing' 8 July 2016, Brussels - With the principle of research for better health for all at its core, Horizon 2020's Societal Challenge 1 (SC1) related to Health Demographic Change and Wellbeing focuses on personalised health and care. Its updated Work Programme 2017 offers calls for proposals with an overall budget of about € 400 million. More information will be made available soon on the website.   

4. Sci-Tech Match at ESOF 26-27 July 2016, ManchesterAs part of ESOF2016 MANCHESTER (EuroScience Open Forum) Enterprise Europe Network is organising a Sci-Tech matchmaking event to give companies, Universities, scientists and R&D organisations the opportunity to exchange knowledge, secure potential partners to collaborate with to bid for UK, European funding (Horizon2020, European Research Council, Future and emerging technologies, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, Research infrastructure), help commercialise new breakthroughs. 


A list of all upcoming Knowledge Transfer Network events offering information and support in connection with H2020 funding programmes is available here.






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