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Training Course “Project management and financial reporting of Horizon 2020 projects – ADVANCED COURSE” (Rome, 2nd-3rd October 2018)

Contributed by: EU CORE Consulting

From 2018-10-02 to 2018-10-03, Italy
This course aims at analysing in detail Horizon 2020 financial rules, taking into account the problematic issues faced in practice by universities, research centres and enterprises in the daily management of H2020 projects. By the end of the course the participants will be equipped with practical knowledge and operational tools enabling them to effectively manage H2020 projects.
Training Course “Project management and financial reporting of Horizon 2020 projects – ADVANCED COURSE” (Rome, 2nd-3rd October 2018)
This advanced training course foresees the analysis of a wide range of aspects related to financial reporting, in the form of interactive seminars on the issues of utmost relevance, during which ample reference will be made to records of real cases deriving mainly from experiences gained in the framework of first- and second-level audits.
The course will be concluded by practical exercises during which participants will be called up to solve case studies related to projects’ management. The solutions proposed by the participants will be debated in class, at the end of the course.

• Structure of the Model Grant Agreement
• The management control in research projects
• The right framework structure of the economic and financial accounting of the project
• In-depth analysis of eligible costs and reporting:
a. Financial reporting principles
b. Reporting of personnel costs in Horizon 2020:
- methods of calculation, productive time and tools for time recording
- reporting of costs of in-house consultants: problems deriving from the interpretation of the Annotated Model Grant Agreement
c. Other direct costs (consumables, equipment, travel, other direct costs)
d. The new definition of subcontract: problematic issues and applicable solutions
e. Types of Third Parties
f. Ineligible costs
• The certification of costs in Horizon 2020: analysis of novelties in the auditor’s check-list and discussion on problematic issues related to the preparation of relevant documents

THE COURSE WILL BE HELD IN ITALIAN. Courses can also be offered in English on demand.

Dates: Tuesday 2nd October 2018; Wednesday 3rd October 2018

COURSE FEE: € 1100+VAT. It is possible to benefit from a special rate for the registration of two or more people from the same Department/Office (€ 1000+VAT each person). The fee includes tuition, full documentation (both in printed and electronic format), course certificate, coffee breaks and lunch.

Course venue: Empire Palace (Via Aureliana, 39 – 00187 Roma)

Deadline for registration: 17th September 2018.

For further information on our activities, please refer to our website:



    EU CORE Consulting
    Via Santa Teresa 15
    10121 Turin

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Horizon 2020, Model Grant Agreement, Project reporting, Project financial statement, Certification of costs, Auditing activities
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