Funding for Science & Innovation
Central European Time (CET)
Funding is the KEY to Science & Innovation!
Doing research, inventing and pushing innovation is impossible without funding. Researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs need funds!
Funding Forum is a one-stop-shop event about funding opportunities for researchers, startups and SMEs.
This event will bring in insights of global funding opportunities from the three most important research & innovation regions: EU, China and the USA.
Luca Dalla Valle
BP & Account Manager
Topic: SBIR·STTR – American’s seed funding
Deputy Director General
Bureau of International Cooperation at National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)
Topic: Major Principles of National Funding Agencies in China
Topic: Getting ready for Horizon Europe
Head of Policy Affairs
Topic: Major principles of national funding agencies in Europe
International Ambassador and former CEO
Emeritus Professor, Imperial College London
Topic: Opportunities by EIT outreach hubs in China and Silicon Valley
Chinese R&I funding and policy
Topic: Chinese local government funding and incentives for tech SMEs
Deputy Division Chief, Division of Multilateral Cooperation
Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS)
Topic: EU-China Cooperation under Horizon 2020
Head of Total R&D for Asia National Chair,
R&D WG for European Chamber of Commerce of China
Topic: Adcovacy for Science & Innovation between Europe and China
761 C.Space (Beijing) Technology Development Co., Ltd
Topic: How can European SMEs and startups attract venture investors in China?
All times in the agenda are Central European Time (CET).
Welcome by ENRICH in China - Sara Medina, SPI
Horizon Europe - European Commission (TBC)
Getting ready for Horizon Europe - Sean McCarthy, Hyperion
EU-China cooperation under Horizon 2020 - Wenbo Liu, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
End of Morning Session
EU-US cooperation and success stories through Horizon2020 - Jennifer Ponting, Chicago University (TBC) & Jackson Howard, EURAXESS North America
End of Day One
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