BayFOR at panel discussion on “European AI Ecosystem and the Role of Cities and Regions”
Brussels. On 3 December 2019, the City of Prague, the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Permanent Representation of the Czech Republic host a panel discussion on the topic of “European AI ecosystem and the role of cities and regions”. The event supports European collaboration in the development of artificial intelligence (AI). A panellist of the Bavarian Research Alliance (BayFOR) will take part in the discussion.
Danish-Bavarian Workshop on Robotics/ICT in Horizon 2020
Munich. On 29 November 2019, the Bavarian Research Alliance and Innovation Centre Denmark co-host a “Danish-Bavarian Workshop on Robotics/ICT in Horizon 2020“. The purpose of the workshop is to bring together Danish and Bavarian research institutions and companies with the goal to develop joint proposals within Horizon 2020 Industrial Leadership calls, with a special focus on robotics, an area in which both Denmark and Bavaria have a very strong expertise.
Tech Tour Mobility
Munich. On 13 to 14 November 2019, Tech Tour and International Venture Club (IVC) will organise the Tech Tour Mobility and the Super Scaling Programme in Munich. As mobility is one of the main challenges of the future, the event focuses on how to set the right course for the future of mobility today. Within the “CEO Track” part of the programme, BayFOR CEO Martin Reichel will give a presentation on how to find the right locations and partners for growing your business.
Nordic-Bavarian Partnering Workshop: Research and Innovation for Health, Hospitals and Integrated Care
Munich. On 7 November 2019, the Bavarian Research Alliance and Innovation Centre Denmark co-host a “Nordic-Bavarian Partnering Workshop” on research and innovation in the health and hospital sector. The event focuses on tailored networking and matchmaking of Bavarian scientists and small and medium sized enterprises with potential project partners from the Nordic region. We expect excellent Nordic scientists and representatives of small and medium-sized enterprises to participate in this workshop. Furthermore, a broad range of European and national funding programs for Nordic-Bavarian research projects in the health sector (including specific seed funding programs for the initiation of such projects) will be presented.
Conference „Artificial Intelligence – Trends and Developments in Bavaria, Czech Republic and Saxony“ in Prague
Prague. From 23.10. to 24.10.2019 the Representation of the Free State of Bavaria in the Czech Republic is organising a conference together with other partners for the exchange of information on current trends and developments in the field of Artificial Intelligence in Bavaria, Saxony and the Czech Republic. The Bavarian Research Alliance (BayFOR) informs in a lecture locally about possibilities of the European Union research promotion in the area of the artificial intelligence.
Delegation trip to Chile
Santiago de Chile. From 19th to 25th October 2019, the Bavarian Research Alliance (BayFOR) will take part in a delegation trip of the Bavarian State Ministry of Economic Affairs, Regional Development and Energy. The tour focuses on water and wastewater technologies, measurement technology, water recycling, infrastructure, environmental technology and engineering. The BayFOR will present EU funding opportunities for research and innovation projects and strengthen the networks between Bavarian and Chilean stakeholders.
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Universities: Quo Vadis?
Brussels. On 15th October 2019, UnILiON, the Universities Informal Liaison Offices Network, will hold its Annual Thematic Event at the Representation of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia to the EU in Brussels, Belgium. The Bavarian Research Alliance (BayFOR) will take part in the event as an active member of UnILiON. This year's theme is “Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Universities: Quo Vadis?”
International Brokerage Event for the Circular Economy & Transforming Industry in Warsaw
Warsaw. Following the huge success of the last two NMP Brokerage Events in Munich (2017) and Birmingham (2018), the three national Contact Points NKS Werkstoffe, Innovate UK und National Contact Point Poland organise a similar Brokerage Event in Warsaw on 9 October 2019.
Let’s go circular! Opportunities for circularity in the built environment
Munich. The conference "Let´s go circular!" on 9th October in Munich will deal with opportunities for the introduction of a circular economy in the built environment with a focus on cooperation between Germany and the Netherlands. The Bavarian Research Alliance (BayFOR) will take part in the event and present a poster.
Horizon 2020 Project Factory on Energy Technologies
Brussels. The Project Factory on Energy Technologies, which will take place in Brussels on 1 October 2019, addresses European companies (especially small- and medium-sized enterprises – SMEs and start-ups) from the energy technology sector as well as research organisations and universities which either have an innovative idea for a research and innovation project or are willing to bring their expertise into a European RDI consortium. The event is organised by the Bavarian Research Alliance and Berlin Partner, both partners in the Enterprise Europe Network.