The aim of Science with and for Society is to build effective cooperation between science and society, to recruit new talent for science and to pair scientific excellence with social awareness and responsibility.
The NCP_Wide.Net is pleased to take a part at brokerage event organized by SiS.net2, APRE – Agenzia per la Promozione della Ricerca Europea, National Documentation Centre / NHRF, KPK PB UE – Krajowy Punkt Kontaktowy Programów Badawczych Unii Europejskiej.
The brokerage event will be of particular interest and relevance to members of the Science with and for Society research community who are looking for networking and funding opportunities within Horizon 2020.
The event will take place in Bruxelles at Tricoterie (Rue Théodore Verhaegen 158, 1060 Bruxelles), at 10/03/2017
Registration for the event is available here: https://www.b2match.eu/horizon-swafs2017/sign_up
Find out some more about the instrument:
‘Science with and for Society’ will be instrumental in addressing the European societal challenges tackled by Horizon 2020, building capacities and developing innovative ways of connecting science to society. It will make science more attractive (notably to young people), raise the appetite of society for innovation, and open up further research and innovation activities.
Science with and for Society 2017 call Work Programme shall focus on:
Institutional Change to Support Responsible Research and Innovation in Research Performing and Funding Organisations
Embedding Responsible Research and Innovation in Horizon 2020 Research & Innovation
Strengthening the Science with and for Society Knowledge-Base
Developing Inclusive, Anticipatory Governance for Research & Innovation