Events

3 March, 2014 (All day)
30 April, 2014 (All day)
European Commission
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The EURAXESS ...Roadshow is now on tour and coming to a town near you! Visiting 29 cities in 22 countries, the Roadshow will be providing students and young researchers across Europe with the opportunity to mobilise their research careers by trying out EURAXESS.

4 Euraxess roadshow dates with ERC on board:

  • Friday, 14th March, Poznan/Poland, Adam Mickiewicz University
  • Monday, 17th March, Warsaw/Poland, University of Warsaw
  • Tuesday, 18th March, Wroclaw/Poland, Wroclaw University of Technology
  • Wednesday, 19th March, Prague /Czech Republic, National Library of Technology

Contact person: Christian HUT

21 June, 2014 (All day)
26 June, 2014 (All day)
Copenhagen, Denmark
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Friday 21 Jun
4 - 5:15 PM
Funding opportunities in Europe for creative minds from all over the world
Dipylon hall

Speakers:

  • European Research Council Executive Agency (ERC): Mr Massimo Gaudina, Head of the ERC Communication Unit and Samantha Christey
  • Research Executive Agency: Dr Louise Byrne, Research Programme Officer for the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions
  • European Commission, Directorate General for Research and Innovation: Karin Fehringer, Coordinator of the EURAXESS Network 

 


Sunday 23 Jun
09:00 - 10:15 AM
Women in science: mind the gap!
Carlsberg Museum/The Dance Halls

Speakers:
Katherine Richardson, Londa Schiebinger, Claudia Jesus-Rydin, Isabelle Vernos (ERC Scientific Council member), Liisa Husu, and Daniel Conley

10:30 - 11:45 AM
How our planet became habitable
Carlsberg Museum/The Dance Halls

Speakers:
Claudia Jesus-Rydin (ERC), Bernard Marty, Emmanuelle Javaux, Birger Schmitz, and Helen Williams

13:30 - 14:45 PM
Environmental change: how do economies, societies and individuals react?
Carlsberg Museum/The Dance Halls

Speakers:
Cornelius Withagen, Maja Schlüter, Victoria Reyes García, Suraje Dessai and Mirjam Witschke (ERC)


Monday 24 Jun
13:30 - 14:45 PM
Natural resource management and resilience: human behaviour, decision making and adaptive capacity
Carlsberg Museum/The Dance Halls

Speakers:
Lutz Wolfgang, Kirsten Hastrup, Peter Verburg, Annekathrin Jaeger (ERC) and Lars Hein

13:30 - 14:45
From pathogens to pandemics: can we handle the risk?
Carlsberg Museum/The Dance Halls

Speakers:
Sunetra Gupta, Philippe Lemey, Sylvain Gandon, Vittoria Colizza, Eleni Zika (ERC) and Carmen Garcia-Fernandez (ERC)


Tuesday 25 Jun
09:00 - 10:15 AM
Fighting fat: the obesity epidemic
Carlsberg Museum/The Dance Halls

Speakers:  
Kirsty Lee Spalding, Ismaa Sadaf Farooqi, Martin Fussenegger, Vaida Bankauskaite (ERC), Sally Donaldson (ERC), and Jennifer L., Baker

Wednesday 26 Jun
08:30 - 09:45 AM
From the deep ocean to the web of life: pressure and change across ecosystems
Dance studio 1

Speakers:
Veerle Huvenne, Jens-Christian Svenning, Anne E. Magurran, Jordi Bascompte, Carmen Garcia-Fernandez (ERC) and Claudia Jesus-Rydin (ERC)

10:00 - 11:15 AM
Urban life – urban form
Big Carl

Speakers:
Denise Pumain, Kitchin Robert, Robert Imrie, Steven Allen Vertovec and Katja Meinke (ERC)


More information about the ERC funding opportunities will be available at the EU Research Career desk of the European Commission Stand in the exhibition area (booth number to be announced soon).

Joint flash information sessions about ERC, Euraxess and Marie Curie funding opportunities for individual researchers as well as a short presentation about the Euraxess portal are scheduled to take place on the stand.

Click here for the full programme

30 June, 2014 (All day)
1 July, 2014 (All day)
Brussels
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"From Ideas to Markets: Excellence in mainstreaming gender into research, innovation, and policy".
Registration for the event will open on March 1st.

This year's event will focus on the cross-cutting role of gender and how gender has been and should be integrated within some of the major themes of the Horizon 2020 Work Programme, such as personalised health, water resources, energy, environment, transportation. You can find out more at www.gender-summit.com.

Please visit the 'submit' page of the website for instructions on applying.