"ACCESS TO FINANCE in Horizon 2020: the SME instrument and the funding opportunities for ICT" workshop

22.05.2014

The workshop ACCESS TO FINANCE in Horizon 2020: the SME instrument and the funding opportunities for ICT" will be held on 22nd May at the Science and Technology Park Luigi Danieli in Udine.
The Italian National Contact Point for the SME instrument and the ICT sector will present the funding opportunities available in the European programme for research and innovation Horizon 2020.
A specific section of the workshop will be dedicated to networking between participants and to one-to-one meetings with the National Contact Point to discuss project ideas. The initiative is meant to create networks and foster collaborations among innovative SMEs, start ups, researchers and academics from Carinthia, Friuli Venezia Giulia and Veneto.
The event is organised by Friuli Innovazione Research and Technology Transfer Center as part of the INCO-NET project, co-financed by the Interreg IV Italy-Austria programme.
For more information: info@inco-net.eu.
 

Agenda

10:45 Registration

11.00 Welcome speech

Fabio Feruglio, managing director - Friuli Innovazione

Presentation of the INCO-NET project

11:15 Overview about Horizon 2020: structure, elegibility criteria, rules for participation

Tommaso Bernardini, APRE Udine Helpdesk - Friuli Innovazione

11.30 The SME instrument and the funding opportunities for ICT

Antonio Carbone, National Contact Point for Innovation in SMEs and ICT - Agency for the Promotion of European Research (APRE)

12.30 Questions&Answers

13.00 Lunch

14:00 Networking session and one-to-one meetings

Innovative SMEs, start ups, researchers and academics from Carinthia, Friuli Venezia Giulia and Veneto have the opportunity to meet and discuss about possible future collaborations on the European programmes for research and innovation.

Participants can ask for one-to-one meetings with the National Contact Point to discuss about project ideas.

16.00 Conclusion