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7 May 2015
 
Horizon 2020: main open calls for proposals and information events

H2020: MAIN OPEN CALLS FROM JULY TO DECEMBER 2015

The list of Horizon 2020 main open calls from July to December 2015 has been published.

Click here in order to download it.

For further information, please contact the Euresearch regional office Lugano and consult the H2020 participant portal, where you can find detailed information on each call and their specific topics.

For more information, contact Mrs. Nancy-Lara Millàn.

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FUEL CELL AND HYDROGEN JOINT UNDERTAKING (FCH2 JU): CALL 2015

The Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking 2 (FCH JU 2) has published the 2015 FCH call.

The 2015 call covers the pillars identified in the Multi-Annual Work Plan:

  • Transport (5 topics)
  • Energy (9 topics)
  • Cross-Cutting (3 topics).

In addition, Overarching projects (3 topics), addressing objectives from both the Transport and Energy pillars, are also included.

Further details on the call and on the Multi-Annual Work plan can be found on the Fuel Cell and Hydrogen JTI webpage as well as on the Horizon 2020 Participant Portal.

For more information, contact Mrs. Nancy-Lara Millàn.

Submission deadline: 27 August 2015

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MARIE SKLODOWSKA-CURIE INDIVIDUAL FELLOWSHIPS

MSCA Individual Fellowships support experienced researchers undertaking a research stay abroad, either in a EU Member State/ Associated Country or outside Europe.

Research topics are not defined by the European Commission but are chosen freely by the researchers.

Switzerland is currently fully eligible to take part in this call.

For more information, contact Mrs. Nancy-Lara Millàn.

Submission deadline: 10 September 2015

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FET OPEN 2015: NOVEL IDEAS FOR RADICALLY NEW TECHNOLOGIES

FET Open is a bottom-up scheme open to all disciplines that allow exploring novel and visionary ideas without pre-conceived boundaries. It is a scheme specifically designed to be open and continuously responsive to novel ideas.

This programme supports early stage, high-risk visionary collaborative research projects having a long-term vision and exploring new, radical and breakthrough scientific and technological possibilities.

For more information, contact Mrs. Nancy-Lara Millàn.

Submission deadline: 29 September 2015

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APPLICANTS TRAINING FOR MARIE SKLODOWSKA CURIE FELLOWSHIPS

This workshop is geared towards postdocs and researchers that wish to boost their career with an experience in research at the European and International level as well as for foreign researchers that would be interested in working within a Swiss institution for a limited time.

As this is a training, participants should be familiar with Individual Fellowships and their eligibility.

The workshop will take place on 10 June 2015, from 10.00 to 16.15 at USI, Lugano campus, room 251.

Click here in order to see the detailed program of the event. In order to register, follow this link.

For more information, contact Ms. Martina Pestoni.

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H2020: INFO LUNCH ON HEALTH UPCOMING CALLS (2016-2017) IN BELLINZONA

The event will inform about funding opportunities for collaborative EU research projects within Horizon2020 in the area of Health research. In particular an overview of the research topics and funding schemes for the next “Health, demographic change and wellbeing” Calls - one of the seven Societal Challenges within Horizon2020 - will be given.

This information event will take place on 11 June 2015, from 12:00 to 14:30 at IRB in Bellinzona.

Click here in order to see the detailed program of the event. In order to register, follow this link.

A few private encounters to discuss about your project ideas with our guest speaker, Dr. Hugentobler (National Contact Point Health), are available after the meeting. Should you be interested, please contact Ms. Martina Pestoni to reserve a slot.

For more information, contact Ms. Martina Pestoni.

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International and bilateral calls for proposals

EUREKA - ACQUEAU

ACQUEAU is an EUREKA cluster targeting any projects in the context of the water cycle and that have a strong market and exploitation orientation. Its general goal is to promote transnational collaboration for developing innovative projects in water technologies.

Proposals must involve at least two partners from two different participating countries.

Partners receive funding at the national level. For Switzerland, the funding agency of reference is identified according to the project's features. Click here for more details.

For more information, contact Ms. Valentina Masotti.

Submission deadline: for project outlines: 15 May 2015

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EUROGIA 2020

EUROGIA2020 is a bottom-up, industry  driven, market oriented research programme which addresses all areas of the energy mix, from renewable energy to efficiency, and reduction of carbon footprint of fossil fuels.

Within the context of this call, consortia must include at least two industrial companies-Large, Small or Medium sized enterprises- from two different EUREKA member countries. The active participation of Research institutes or Universities is strongly encouraged when not made mandatory (depending on different countries rules).

Concerning Switzerland, projects will have to be submitted to a national funding agency too, that will be established according to the project's features.

For more information, contact Ms. Valentina Masotti.

Submission deadline: for project outlines: 18 September 2015

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FLASH RESEARCH PROJECTS WITH INDIA

The FLASH Research Programme is a new funding instrument that allows researchers to react quickly in case of exceptional events by setting up joint research projects in any discipline between partners from India and Switzerland.

Applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis. However, projects (whose duration has to be between 6 and 18 months) will have to be completed by December 2016.

For more information, contact Ms. Valentina Masotti.

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Important Calls

17 May 2015

28 May 2015

29 May 2015

2 June 2015

9 June 2015

14 June 2015

15 June 2015

19 June 2015

3 August 2015

3 August 2015

1 September 2015

1 September 2015

10 September 2015

17 September 2015

25 September 2015

 

Events

27-28 May 2015

Neuchâtel

10 June 2015

USI Lugano - room 251

11 June 2015

IRB Bellinzona

16 June 2015

Bern

19 November 2015

Basel

 

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