H2020 Robotics Workshop

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Enterprise Europe Network at UCL Innovation & Enterprise, London Chamber of Commerce & Industry, and Oxford Innovation, together with the UK National Contact Point (NCP) for ICT Future & Emerging Technologies, invite innovative SMEs to attend this workshop focused on the upcoming Horizon 2020 (H2020) ICT collaborative funding calls.

H2020 is the European Union's Research and Innovation Programme, with the 2018 - 2020 Work Programme representing a budget of around €30billion.

This workshop will lay the foundations for SMEs looking to form H2020 partnerships at the ICT Proposers' Day in Helsinki, 19 - 20 September.

It will also offer the opportunity for SMEs to meet with international Robotics companies who will be participating, and to explore possibilities of forming consortia.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Who it's for

For SMEs looking to develop their R&D innovations with the help of forming consortia for the calls.

Outline Agenda

Introduction to the 2018 - 2020 Work Programme with a focus on two upcoming ICT calls:

  • ICT-46-2020: Robotics in Application Areas and Coordination & Support

  • ICT-47-2020: Research and Innovation boosting promising robotics applications

Introduction to Digital Innovation Hubs

Presentation of case studies

Interactive workshop covering five themes:

  • Agri-food / agile production piloting

  • Core technologies

  • Boosting promising robotics applications

  • Cascade funding opportunities

  • Digital Innovation Hubs


Dr. Stafford Lloyd, UK NCP for ICT and Future & Emerging Technologies at Innovate UK

Diana Yin, Innovation Adviser, Global Innovation at UCL Innovation & Enterprise

Geoff Pegman, Managing Director at R U Robots Ltd.

Flemming Christensen, Managing Director at Sundance Multiprocessor Technology Ltd.

Dr. Radhika Gudipati, Business Development Manager at Shadow Robot Company

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