WEBINAR: Horizon 2020 Briefing on Future and Emerging Tech Funding Calls

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This webinar will give an overview of Horizon 2020 (H2020)* Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) related 2020 call topics, background information and support available for both UK and European organisations in how to apply for funding and search for partners.


1) Welcome – Viola Hay, European Programmes, KTN

2) UK Participation in Horizon 2020 – Stephen Alexander, NCP for Financial and Legal Issues, Innovate UK

3) H2020 FET Forthcoming Call Topics – Stafford Lloyd, NCP for ICT and FET, Innovate UK

4) H2020 FET case study – TBC

5) Q&A

6) Close

Call topics to be covered will include:

  • FET Open – Novel ideas for radically new technologies

FETOPEN-01-2018-2019-2020: FET-Open Challenging Current Thinking (final deadline 13 May 2020)

FETOPEN-03-2018-2019-2020: FET Innovation Launchpad (deadline 14 October 2020)

  • FET Proactive – Boosting emerging tech (opening 19th November 2019) covering:

FETPROACT-EIC-07-2020: FET Proactive: emerging paradigms and communities

    • Future Technologies for social experience

    • Measuring the unmeasurable –– Sub-nanoscale science for Nanometrology

    • Digital twins for the life sciences

FETPROACT-EIC-08-2020: Environmental intelligence

FETPROACT-EIC-09-2020: Neuromorphic computing

You can access all the call details in the H2020 FET Work Programme

Information from your registration may be shared with organisers of the webinar including and external to KTN.

For further information on the Calls above, contact:

Stafford Lloyd, National Contact Point for ICT and FET, at

* Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020) – in addition to the private investment that this money will attract. It promises more breakthroughs, discoveries and world-firsts by taking great ideas from the lab to the market.

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