A delegation from EUNCL has been invited to attend an EU-US workshop on H2020, the European Union's main instrument for funding research and innovation activities from 2014 to 2020. Horizon 2020 focuses on three overarching priorities – excellent science, industrial leadership and societal challenges and is open to participants from anywhere in the world.
During the presentations the main elements of Horizon 2020 have been described in terms of content, types of activities funded, forms of participation, the rules, which apply, etc. The different types of international cooperation, which Horizon 2020 can accommodate – at individual researcher, collaborative project or program level have also been described.
European Nanomedicine Characterisation Laboratory (EUNCL)