1st HUB-Meeting of ERA-Nets and European Instruments related to Biotechnologies and Innovative Technologies

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 00:00 to Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 00:00
Event type: 
Technological area: 
Biology / Biotechnology

The first Biotech Hub Meeting of ERA-Nets and European Instruments will attract representatives of the European Commission/DG Research and Innovation, related ERA-Nets, PPPs, JTIs, JPIs, ETPs, KICs and the PLATFORM of KBBE related ERA-Nets to discuss about the challenges, opportunities, synergiesactivities and experience of the of strategic European Instruments related to Biotechnologies and Innovative Technologies.

The agenda will mainly focus on the exchange of experiences regarding the different strategic instruments for research and innovation, the planning of common activities by using synergies and the development of a strategic vision for biotechnologies in Europe.

The presentation of the EUREKA instruments will include information about possible activities and topics where EUREKA and other related European Instruments, e.g. ERA-Net COFUND Biotechnologies (ERA CoBioTech), would fit together and where might be differences.

Networking possibilities will available during the event.
The event is organised by the Saxon State Ministry for Higher Education, Research and the Arts (SMWK) in collaboration with the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC).

Raising the productivity and competitiveness of European businesses through technology. Boosting national economies on the international market, and strengthening the basis for sustainable prosperity and employment.