Digital Excellence Forum at ICT Proposers’ Day 2019
ICT Proposers’ Day 2019 will focus on the upcoming calls of the Horizon 2020 Work Programme in the field of Information & Communication Technologies, Future and Emerging Technologies (FET), and Societal Challenges. In fact, Information and networking sessions, which will take place during this event, are including sessions an introduction of upcoming Horizon 2020 calls by Commission officials, and presentations of projects ideas by potential proposers, offering an exceptional opportunity to build quality partnerships with academics, researchers, industrial stakeholders, SMEs and government actors from all over Europe.
In turn, the Digital Excellence Forum will feature a conference session on the complementary role of research and digital policy, with the participation of high-level experts on the subject, with the objective of showing the importance of research and innovation policy on the European level for the industry to take up new technologies, reinforce its competiveness and autonomy, and tackle societal challenges.
Previous to the event (on 18 September), VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland will organize site visits to the ICT innovation ecosystem in the city of Espoo and during the event there and there will also be a Face2Face Brokerage event, run by Ideal-Ist in cooperation with Enterprise Europe Network, where participants will be able to meet potential partners in pre-arranged bilateral meetings.
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