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Presentations now available from ‘Innovate, Connect, Transform’ Conference 2015


The event was the largest ICT event organised by the European Commission this year, aimed at all stakeholders involved in ICT research and innovation, including researchers, investors, and policy-makers. Presentations from the conference can be found here including that of the Horizon 2020 Work Programme and its instruments which may be of particular interest to those considering…

Information Event: Horizon 2020 Innovative Training Networks in York & London – Final places available

Marie Curie

There are still some places available for the two information events on MSCA Innovative Training Networks 2016 that UKRO is organising in York and London. Both events will take place on 7 October 2015.  Registration and further information is available on these events can be found here: York ITN event and London ITN event pages.  

Interested in research collaboration with Central and South America?

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UK HE International Unit has flagged up a number of opportunities for researchers, particularly ECRs, interested in collaborating with partners in Central and South America. Researcher Links and ‘Initial Institutional Collaboration’ – calls now open for Peru and Uruguay Deadline for all calls with Peru: 1 September Deadline for calls with Uruguay and other countries: 28…

Sam King

The Newton Fund Scoop.It page is now live, collating press coverage, news and media relating to the fund in one accessible place:


Horizon 2020 – Information and Guidance for Health Researchers – 17th and 18th September, Belgium

Horizons - Torley Linden (CC by 2.0)

Are you a Health Researcher interested in Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing? There are two events coming up to help you find out more about the programme and to find potential partners. 17th September 2015 – Horizon 2020, Health Partnering Event Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Rue du Fossé-aux-Loups (Wolvengracht) 47, 1000 Brussels, Belgium Health-NCP-Net 2.0…

Alona Welby

Registration is now open for ​​ICT 2015 to be held in Lisbon from 20-22 October. This is a huge international conference organised by the European Commission, in collaboration with the Fundaçao para a Ciência e a Tecnologia. The event will bring together over 4500 individuals from all areas connected to ICT, including research, politics, industry, start-ups, investors and academia. It will feature a policy conference, an interactive exhibition of European ICT research and innovation, a startups and innovation forum, and networking activities.