13 Sep

Last chance for ICT Horizon 2020 funding


13 September 2019 09:00 - 15:00


Research Council of Norway, Drammensveien 288, Lysaker (Oslo)

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About the event

The largest research programme in the world, Horizon 2020 ends soon. The final set of calls has been published. This is your chance to find relevant topics and to see what the future will bring.


09:00 Registration and coffee

09:30 Welcome.

A little inspirational talk about how these are the last calls, and the last chance for funding. The calls are important because they are an indication of the direction the next programme (Horizon Europe) will be, it is an opportunity to build important networks for the future, to see what the research and innovation directions will be…

09:45 Just what is on offer

A quick review of all the ICT related calls along with some basic information on success statistics etc. (applications have gone down).

10:45 The biggest challenge – IMPACT

Morten Møller, earlier Commission officer in charge of ICT in the H2020 work programme, explains why the Commission is so focused on impact and what they are looking for. How impact issues have changed over time and how they will look in the future.

11:15 Lunch

12:00 Preparing for Digital Excellence Forum @ ICT Proposers' Day 2019 and what we know about Horizon Europe and Digital Europe

13:00 Breakout into areas of interest

  • Cybersecurity
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Next generation internet
  • EIC (formerly FEI and SME Instument)
  • Space technologies
  • And others

15:00 Close