Horizon 2020 Robotics: Information and Consortia Building Event

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This free to attend event is organised by Innovate UK, the Knowledge Transfer Network, and Enterprise Europe Network, and will give details about forthcoming Horizon 2020 Robotics related call topics.

Horizon 2020 is the European Union’s Research and Innovation Programme with the 2020 ICT Work Programme, which covers the Robotics related calls, representing a budget of around €709million.

The event will provide delegates with the opportunity to:

  • Gather information on forthcoming 2020 topics;
  • Hear from the RODIN project and the DIH Network;
  • Participate in the launch of the Agri-Food White Paper;
  • Discuss and refine your project ideas with potential partners;
  • Join consortia forming around forthcoming 2020 topics.

Calls to be covered

DT-ICT-12-2020: AI for the smart hospital of the future

ICT-47-2020: Research boosting promising robotics application areas

ICT-46-2020: Robotics in application areas and coordination and support

ICT-37-2020: Flexible farm to fork sensing (Photonics call)

Who should attend

The event is suitable for anyone with an interest in participating in European projects in the forthcoming 2020 Robotics related topics. Delegates from all European Member States are encouraged to attend the event.

Important information

We will operate an Expression of Interest scheme and endeavour to confirm your space at the event within 10 working days from submission of your registration. Selection of delegates is on the basis of alignment with the topics covered by the event, experience, type of organisation and geography. We reserve the right to limit participation to one representative per organisation if required. Registration will remain open until the 5th of November unless fully booked prior to that date.

Outline Agenda

10:00 Registration

10:30 Welcome

10:35 UK Participation in H2020: Stephen Alexander, National Contact Point for Legal and Financial Issues

10:45 H2020 Robotics 2020 Call Topics: Stafford Lloyd, National Contact Point for ICT and Future and Emerging Technologies

11:00 Q&A

11:15 30 second flash delegate introduction - 1

11:30 Tea / Coffee

11:45 Introduction to RODIN and the DIH Network: Geoff Pegman, R U Robots Ltd

12:00 Launch of Agri-Food White Paper: David Bisset, Itechnic Ltd

12:15 30 second flash delegate introduction - 2

12:30 Lunch and Opportunity for 1:1 Meetings with NCP / KTN / EEN

13:30 Collaboration Support Landscape: Enterprise Europe Network, Viola Hay, KTM – European Programmes, Knowledge Transfer Network

14:00 1-1 Meetings with IUK, KTN, EEN

15:30 Close


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