Comoros and the EU

Webinar on European Union action on research and innovation to combat COVID-19

28/04/2020 - 13:48
Conference/seminarThematic series

The Delegation of the European Union to India is launching an EU-India Webinar Series to discuss current issues of significance to the European Union and India in this global crisis following the COVID-19 pandemic.

An online round-table discussion is being organised on the actions taken by the European Union on research and innovation to combat COVID-19 on Wednesday, 29 April 2020 from 4.00 to 5.15 pm IST (12.30-13.45pm CET).

This online roundtable will be moderated by Ms Tania Friederichs, Head of Section, Research and Innovation, at the Delegation of the European Union to India, New Delhi, and the following issues will be covered:

  • What is the EU doing on research to combat the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Promoting ‘Open Access’ of research publications
  • What EU Member States are doing on research with examples from Denmark and Spain
  • Latest update from the EU-India Innovation Partnership

The following speakers will participate in the roundtable:

Dr Rosanna D'AMARIO 

Senior Expert, Health Directorate, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium

Mr Michael ARENTOFT

Senior Policy officer,  Open Science, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium

Mr Adrian GUTIERREZ

Counsellor for Science and Technology – Embassy of Spain & Chief Representative of CDTI – India, South & Southeast Asia (Ministry of Science and Innovation), New Delhi, India

Dr Jakob Williams ØRBERG

Counsellor for Science, Innovation and Higher Education, Embassy of Denmark, New Delhi, India

Ms Leena Pishe THOMAS

Consultant, EU-India Innovation Partnership, Bangalore, India

 

RSVP link: https://forms.gle/iTeYQuZYpZy5JZcx7

 PDF iconInvitation Agenda for Webinar on RI for Covid-19 on 29042020.pdf

TO JOIN THE WEBINAR:

https://eeas.webex.com/eeas/j.php?MTID=m2eab4d7f2f38dc11e09fbb00ad5bf955

Meeting number: 846 171 234

Password: 2620

29/04/2020


Online event

New Delhi
India

For further information please contact, Ms. Deepakshi at deepakshi.vashishth@aets-consultants.com
Phone: +91 9999268565.