Conference ‘UAS4EUROPE’ – Brussels 2017

brussels_11The UAS4EUROPE network organised a conference titled ‘Universities of Applied Sciences: Maximising Success in Horizon 2020 and Beyond – Learn! Network! Lobby!‘ in Brussels (Belgium) on 15 March 2017. The official website of the event is available here. Underneath are further information on:

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official website


Following are EURASHE news items related to the event:

  • UAS4EUROPE: giving the European universities of applied sciences a voice! 15/3/2017 - Universities of applied sciences (UAS) are well placed to participate in Horizon 2020 and FP9, but more can be done to improve their participation. This is one of the conclusions... Read more
  • Registrations are now open! Applied research conference 15 March 2017 in Brussels (Belgium) 4/1/2017 - The UAS4EUROPE network, led by EURASHE, will organise an applied research daytime conference and an evening reception in Brussels on 15 March 2017. The conference is titled ‘Universities of Applied Sciences:... Read more
  • EURASHE 2017 work programme 30/11/2016 - In 2017 EURASHE will continue to address its 4 thematic areas; the 2017 work programme comprises: Mission of professional higher education Our 27th Annual Conference organised on 30-31 March in Le Havre (France)... Read more
  • Universities of Applied Sciences: Maximising Success in Horizon 2020 and Beyond – Learn! Network! Lobby!

    The conference will be organised by the European network UAS4EUROPE in cooperation with the Bavarian Research Alliance and the Representation of the State of Hessen to the European Union.

    It will address the challenges UAS are facing when engaging on the European level, but also the chances international cooperation offers. Furthermore, it will provide interesting insights into the European Commission’s agenda for the coming years, practical tips on how to successfully apply for funding as well as many opportunities to exchange experiences with officials and other applicants. To facilitate networking and allow a more in-depth exchange, the afternoon session will consist of parallel workshops on

    • Health and Wellbeing
    • Environment, Food and Agriculture
    • Living and Working in the 21st Century
    • Energy and Climate Change
    • Enabling and Industrial Technologies, Digitalisation
    • Arts and Design

    The conference is intended primarily for researchers and EU (policy) officers working at European UAS and it will be followed by an evening reception.

    Participation is free of charge. Please register before 3 March 2017. You will receive an automatic notification if your registration has been successful. However, please wait for the final confirmation of participation before booking flights and accommodation. Final confirmations will be sent out as of January. In case of an over-subscription, we will strive at welcoming researchers from as many European countries as possible.