EU Funding Opportunities Workshop 2013

What will the 10/100/20 strategy bring me? 

Understanding upcoming EU funding mechanisms.

 

Date: 10 October 2013
Time: 10:30 - 13:00

Location: Room Breslau, Messe Dresden

 

European Commission Vice-President Neelie Kroes has launched an ambitious strategy to get at least 20% of semiconductor manufacturing back to Europe by 2020. This will be achieved by an unprecedented public/private investment partnership. 

 

 

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The entire High Tech industry value chain can benefit from the main EU funding instruments contemplated in the new Framework Programme Horizon 2020. It will be crucial to understand the philosophy, rationale and operational aspects of these EU funding programs if your organization wants to achieve concrete and tangible benefits. 

 

AGENDA

Thursday, 10 October

  
10:30Introduction PNO Consultants and the objectives of the Workshop
Short introduction to PNO and a brief summary of the objectives of the course such as scope, rationale, etc.

Pablo Tello, Senior Consultant R&D&I, PNO Consultants
 
10:40Joining an EU project

The collaborative projects: Much more than a source of Funding

 Patrick Blouet, Collaborative Program Manager, STMicroelectronics
  

10:50

Why and who should join an EU-funded project?
The advantages of European projects as Open Innovation opportunities will be highlighted
 Annemarie Reiche, Branch Manager, PNO Consultants
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Why and who should join an EU-funded project?
 
11:05EU funding mechanisms: What should be the mindset to submit my project?
Introduction to the philosophy of different EU funding mechanisms (i.e. Horizon 2020, JTI, etc.) highlighting key aspects that submitted projects need to reflect
Annemarie Reiche, Branch Manager, PNO Consultants

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EU funding mechanisms: What should be the mindset to submit my project?

 
11:15EU funding mechanisms: What kind of activities can be funded?
Accessible explanation of interesting funding schemes of EU funding mechanisms (i.e. Horizon 2020, JTI, etc) matching common needs and funding rationale of public and private R&D&I organizations. Relevant National initiatives and JTIs will be commented as well
James Cogan, Senior EU Policy Analyst, PNO Consultants

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EU funding mechanisms: What kind of activities can be funded?

 
11:40Networking Coffee
 
12:10How do I organize myself to submit a project?
Quick reference Workshop based on “know-how” covering key essential aspects on how to kick-off and write project proposals (dos and don’ts), with interactive discussions about challenges people have encountered in the past and how EU funding mechanisms (i.e. Horizon 2020, JTI, etc.) are being made more accessible for SMEs in particular
Pablo Tello, Senior Consultant R&D&I, PNO Consultants
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Module 0 – What is a proposal
Module 1 – Understanding and initiating
Module 2 – Writing
Module 3 – Documenting yourself
 
12:50Close
Some conclusions and main messages to take home
Pablo Tello, Senior Consultant R&D&I, PNO Consultants
 

Who should attend?

The purpose of this workshop, organized in collaboration between SEMI Europe and PNO Consultants, is to help companies prepare for the EU funding opportunities that will arise from the new EU 10/100/20 strategy. 
The workshop is open to all SEMI members, SEMICON Europa and PE2013 Exhibitors. Join us to find out more about how your company can benefit from the 10 billion euros public/private investment in semiconductor manufacturing.

 

Price Information and Registration:

The Workshop is free of charge. Registration is necessary.

 

Note:

  • Sessions are meant to be as interactive as possible encouraging the participation of attendants with comments on shared thoughts, best practices, etc..
  • All materials will be made available afterwards electronically.