EARTO-EIRMA Infoday on Horizon 2020 Implementation
– Brussels, 5 December 2013 –
In preparation for the next EU Framework Programme for R&I, Horizon 2020, the EARTO Secretariat, in partnership with the European Industrial Research Management Association (EIRMA), organised an Infoday on Horizon 2020 Implementation. The event took place on 5 December 2013, at the Maison de l’Automobile in Brussels.
Around 120 participants gathered to discuss key issues related to the upcoming launch of Horizon 2020, including the first calls, Horizon 2020 partnerships, the EU strategy for key enabling technologies and the SME Instrument. The keynote speech was addressed by Wolfgang Burtscher, Deputy Director-General at the European Commission’s DG Research and Innovation.