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On the 5th of June, The European Commission and The European Union Delegation to Norway, in cooperation with Innovation Norway, The Research Council of Norway, The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries and the Ministry of Education and Research, are organizing an information event to present the Enhanced European Innovation Council (EIC). Representatives of the European Commission will present the objectives of the EIC and practical information related to the submission and evaluation of proposals.
New funding opportunities for 2019 and 2020 under the Enhanced EIC Pilot include the following schemes:
When: 5 June, 10:00-16:00 (Registration from 09:30)
Where: Sentralen, Øvre Slottsgate 3, Oslo.
Target audience: Business and industry, SMEs, Venture capitalists, researchers, public authorities.
The event is free of charge and will be held in English.
10:00 -10:10 Welcome and introduction
Torbjørn Røe Isaksen, Minister of Trade and Industry
10:10 - 10:40 Introduction to policy rationale for an EIC
Signe Ratso, Deputy Director-General, European Commission DG RTD
10:40 - 11:20 Panel discussion on the EIC
11:20 - 11:40 Q&A
11:40 - 12:25 Lunch break
12:25 - 13:25 How to receive funding: Presentation of the new funding and practical elements Stéphane Ouaki, Head of Unit, European Commission DG RTD
Katarzyna Jakimowicz, Senior Programme Advisor, European Commission DG RTD
13:25 -13:55 Q&A
14:00 - 15:30 Networking event