First "Cooperation Lounge Bavaria-Tunisia" to promote scientific cooperation
The first "Cooperation Lounge" to promote scientific cooperation between Bavaria and Tunisia will take place from 4 to 6 October 2021. The main goal of this international online conference is to bring together scientists from both regions for joint research projects in different fields of the socio-economic sciences and the humanities, and of the natural and engineering sciences. BayFOR‘s Scientific Coordination Office (WKS) Bavaria-Africa organizes this event together with the Bavarian State Chancellery, the Bavarian Ministry of Science and the Arts, the Tunisian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and the University of Sfax in Tunisia.
Conference: Pathways into a Sustainable Future
Prague. On 2 - 3 September 2021, the Ministry of Environment and the Minstry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic, the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, the Office of Saxony in Prague and the Bavarian Representation in Prague co-organise an Event on Green Technologies and Innovations in Czechia, Saxony and Bavaria. The Bavarian Minister for Science and the Arts, Bernd Sibler and The Bavarian Research Alliance (BayFOR) will participate. On Friday, 3 September 2021, BayFOR gives the lecture on “EU funds on Sustainable and Green Technologies and our Support”.
Chemistry and Materials Science in Horizon Europe
On 21 July 2021, the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Munich, together with the Bavarian Research Alliance and the Bavarian-Czech Academic Agency, invites you to the online workshop "Chemistry and Materials Science in Horizon Europe". The workshop is organised in cooperation with the Czech SusChem Platform, Chemie-Cluster Bayern and Cluster Neue Werkstoffe. The event is aimed at stakeholders from industry, universities and research centres from Bavaria and the Czech Republic.
Bavaria-Israel Symposium "Climate Change and Social Science"
The international symposium on “Climate Change and Social Science” on July 8, 2021 invites Bavarian, Israeli and other European stakeholders from research, industry and other fields to explore new cooperation and network opportunities by focusing on four specific topics from the new EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation "Horizon Europe" (Cluster 5, Destination 1) mentioned below. The event is organized by experts of the Scientific Coordination Office Bavaria-Israel of the Bavarian Research Alliance (BayFOR) and the Israel-Europe R&D Directorate (ISERD).
Next Destination: Horizon Europe – Circularity & Bioeconomy – How to match your R&I proposal with EU and regional strategies
During our virtual event on 16 June, we invite circularity and bioeconomy stakeholders from universities, research organisations, companies and public authorities from the Americas, Africa and Europe to learn first-hand about current EU and regional strategies in these fields. We will discuss how they are implemented and how R&I project proposals within Horizon Europe need to address them in order to be successful. Funding opportunities within Horizon Europe will be presented, and selected ongoing EU-funded projects will report about their best practices in terms of impact creation and project implementation.
Public Funding Opportunities for Quantum Technologies in the EU and Germany – Overview and Networking
On 15 June 2021, the Quantum Business Network is organising an online event on Public Funding Opportunities for Quantum Technologies in the EU and Germany, followed by networking. The Bavarian Research Alliance is involved with two presentations, one about the European Innovation Council and the other about further funding opportunities in the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation "Horizon Europe".
Next Destination: Horizon Europe – Project Factory "Energy"
On 9 June 2021, our third “Project Factory” online workshop will focus on the topic „Energy“ in Horizon Europe. Bavarian and international stakeholders from research, industry and other fields are invited to present their specific project ideas and expertise. In parallel breakout sessions, there will be room for discussion on cooperation possibilities.
Next Destination: Horizon Europe – Project Factory “Farm2Fork”
On 11 May 2021, our online workshop “Next Destination: Horizon Europe – Project Factory Farm2Fork” will welcome Bavarian and European stakeholders from research, industry and other fields. It will offer them the opportunity to present their specific project ideas and expertise and to discuss cooperation possibilities to address some specific Horizon Europe calls with a focus on fair, healthy and environmentally friendly food systems.
UAS4EUROPE Networking Conference: Universities of Applied Sciences - From breakthrough ideas to breakthrough innovation!
On 11 May 2021, UAS4EUROPE will hold its biennial Networking Conference, this time as a virtual event. It will create networking possibilities for Universities of Applied Sciences representatives and researchers, as well as for various research and innovation stakeholders from industry and civil society. Horizon Europe will be an important topic of the conference. BayFOR supports Hochschule Bayern e.V. in organising this event.
EU Brokerage Event on KETs in Horizon Europe
On 11 May 2021, the National Contact Points (NCPs) Network and the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) of IMG - Rheinland-Pfalz in collaboration with Enterprise Europe Network Grand E-nov co-organise an EU Brokerage Event on Key Enabling Technologies (KETs) in Horizon Europe. BayFOR supports this event as a co-organisor.