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Impact and Innovation in Horizon 2020 projects - 7th Oct. 2016 - Paris

The goal of this event is to discuss the importance of impact and innovation in Horizon 2020 proposals and project and to provide participants with insights into best practices to handle these aspects.

7 October 2016 - 7 October 2016

The workshop on 7 October 2016 in Paris is organised by the French Ministry of Education, Higher Education and Research in cooperation with the Horizon 2020 NCP Legal and Finance and the European IPR Helpdesk.

The international event aims to show the importance of impact and innovation in Horizon 2020 proposals and projects targeting researchers, research managers, business representatives, grant officers and tech transfer representatives.

Speakers include:

• Ms. Kirsti ALA-MUKTA, European Commission - Common Exploitation Booster team
• Ms. Céline DAMON, European Strategy Policy Officer - Horizon 2020 – Aix-Marseille Université
• Dr. Denis DESPRÉAUX, Head of European and international Unit for Research, Innovation and Higher education - MENESR
• Prof. Hüseyin FIRAT, CEO & President – Firalis S.A.
• Ms. Marie-Christine JACQUEMOT, Data management expert – CNRS
• Ms. Martine ROUSSEL, H2020 national NCP coordinator – MENESR
• Mr. Jörg SCHERER, Training and Awareness Raising – European IPR Helpdesk
• Dr. Eugene SWEENEY, Consultant – Iambic Innovation Ltd

Registration :
Participation is free of charge, prior online registration is required:
Programme and useful information:


Impact, Innovation, IPR, proposals, projects