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H2020 Innovative Training Networks info event, Manchester, 16 September 2016

As UK National Contact Point for Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA), UKRO is holding an information event for those interested in applying to the 2017 MSCA Innovative Training Networks call, which has a deadline of 10 January 2017. The event will be held from 10.30 – 16.00 on Friday 16 September at the University of Manchester.…

Presentations from H2020 Societal Challenge 1: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing info day

Presentations from a recent EC info day on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 1: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing are available to watch on the event website. The first set of presentations cover ‘ICT for Health, Infectious Diseases, Personalised Medicine and Non-communicable Diseases’ and the second, ‘Regenerative Medicine and Advanced Therapies’. They give details of the 2017 calls, the rules of participation, key legal…

RCUK Global Challenges Research Fund- what we know so far…

partnership

The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) is a £1.5 billion fund announced by the UK Government to support cutting-edge research that addresses the challenges faced by developing countries through: challenge-led disciplinary and interdisciplinary research strengthening capacity for research and innovation within both the UK and developing countries providing an agile response to emergencies where there is an urgent research need.…

Public consultation on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 2 Work Programme 2018-2020

Horizon 2020-2

The European Commission has launched a consultation on the content of the Horizon 2020 ‘Food Security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy’ work programme for 2018-2020. If you are interested in this area of funding, this is your chance to have your say on the strategy, scope,…

Seminar invite: Enhancing employability – do we really know what we are doing?

Newcastle Business School and Department of Psychology are holding a joint seminar on “Enhancing Employability” on Thursday 23rd June from 13.00-16.30 at City Campus East CCE1-224c to which all interested staff are welcome. The seminar will examine developments in the conceptualisation and theorisation of employability from empirical research. It also aims to question the established…

Enhancing Employability: Do we really know what we are doing? Call for presenters

A call for papers has been launched for a research seminar being run collaboratively between Newcastle Business School and the Department of Psychology on 23rd June, 2016 from 1400-1600, in CCE1-221. The seminar will examine development in the conceptualisation and theorisation of employability through empirical research across the career stages: from early through to later-career. Interested colleagues from across Northumbria’s 4 faculties…