European Union External Action

Horizon 2020 – 'Health, demographic change and wellbeing'

25/10/2017 - 10:35

The Health Open Info Day will take place on 8 December. The Work Programme for Horizon 2020's Societal Challenge 1: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing over the next 3 years (2018-2020) will be presented. Participants will be informed about the topics, deadlines and process of the next calls for proposals.

With the principle of better health for all at its core, the Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing Societal Challenge focuses on personalised health and care, infectious diseases and improving global health, innovative and sustainable health systems, decoding the role of the environment (including climate change) for health and well-being, digital transformation and cybersecurity in health and care.

Horizon 2020' Societal Challenge 1 Work Programme 2018-2020 is expected to offer calls for proposals with an overall budget of about €2 billion.

Related to the Health Open Info Day, the Directorate-General for Research & Innovation supports the following two events which will be organised on 7 December 2017 in Brussels:

Satellite event on Innovation Procurement in health care

  • limited to 80 participants - First come, first served basis

Partnering Event organised by the EU-funded project Health-NCP-Net 2.0

  • the event aims at helping you find the right project partners for the upcoming 2018 health calls

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