BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Microsoft Corporation//Outlook 11.0 MIMEDIR//EN VERSION:2.0 CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20201127T140000 DTEND:20201127T150000 DTSTAMP:20201206T020940 SUMMARY:EUA webinar: Universities and the European Innovation Council DESCRIPTION:EUA offered a webinar on universities and the European Innovation Council (EIC). The webinar gave an introduction to the purposes and function of the EIC in the future, as well as the experiences from the past.\n\n \nThe EIC is an initiative under Horizon Europe’s Open Innovation Pillar. As a prime instrument for funding breakthrough, market-creating innovation from research to commercialisation and scale-up, it offers unique opportunities to nurture Europe’s cutting-edge R&D. The webinar was an opportunity for EUA members and other interested participants to learn more about how university-based projects can benefit from EIC support.\nFriday, 27 November 2020, 14:00 to 15:00 CET \nProgramme\n Introduction and welcome from Thomas Jørgensen, Senior Policy Coordinator, EUA\n\nKeith Sequeira, Head of Unit – EIC Governance & Coordination, European Commission\nFredrik Hörstedt, Member of the EIC Advisory Board and Vice President for Utilisation, Chalmers University of Technology\n\nA recording of the webinar is available on the EUA YouTube Channel.\nFor more information, please contact TRANSP:OPAQUE END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR