Division of Research and Innovation
Research and Innovation

Horizon Europe Inspiration Workshop

Welcome to Horizon Europe Inspiration Workshop - a follow-up event to the Info Day in January 2022.

Plakat med tid og sted
Renate Paulsen

Main content

All UiB researchers are welcome to this event.

The programmme begins with a brief overview of the different types of funding available for research, innovation, career and networking in Horizon Europe and Erasmus + and how to find them.  

Researchers and research advisers from UiB share their experiences in talks and panel debates on network building, team building and proposal writing.  

Mingling sessions: Throughout the day, there will be open stations where researchers can get advice and help from research advisers to find funding opportunities within their research field or interest, or ask questions about Horizon Europe and Erasmus +.

Preliminary programme 

09:00Opening - Coffee
09:30Opening remarks
Benedicte Løseth, Director, Research and Innovation
09:35The big picture: How to connect your project proposal to the over-arching political priorities in Horizon Europe
Head of Office Charlotte Eide, UiB Brussels office
09:50How to navigate Horizon Europe - A practical guide to finding relevant calls 
Researcher Erik Knudsen and research advisers Emmanuel Babatunde, Hiwa MålenAnja Hegen, and Yves Aubert  

Asking questions and mingling


Panel debate: How to move from an idea to a relevant ‘Call to Action’ to writing a competitive proposal
Panel: Professor Inga Berre, Professor Adriana Bunea and Professor Eystein Husebye.
Moderator: Associate Professor and Vice Dean for Research Jostein Gundersen

11:30Asking questions & mingling
Stands + UiB Researchers


12:45How to network strategically and build research teams
Research advisers Emmanuel Babatunde, Hiwa Målen and Anja Hegen, researcher Arjan Schakel, and associate professor Kjetil Rommetveit
13:15How to take advantage of opportunities for synergies with Erasmus+ 
Assistant director Katrine Moland Hansen and professor Barbara Wasson
13:45UiB support services for your proposal and project
Vibeke Irgan, team leader for externally funded projects
14:15Asking questions and mingling
Stands (to be confirmed) 
15:00End of programme


Advisers and researchers will be available to give information and advice on stands during the day.
Information about each stand will be added.


  • European Research Council (ERC)
  • Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA)
  • Research infrastructure

Cluster 1 - Health

Cluster 2 - Culture, Creativity & inclusive society

Cluster 3 - Civil Security for Society

Cluster 4 - Digital, Industry and Space

Cluster 5 - Climate, Energy & Mobility

Cluster 6 - Bioeconomy, Natural Resources..

Bioeconomy, Natural Resources, Agriculture and Environment


  • ERC-Proof of Concept
  • Pillar 2 RIAs
  • European Innovation Council (EIC)

Open Science

At this stand you can meet colleagues from the library, who can provide resources and tips for:

Personal visibility!

  • Have your portrait photo taken! (until 12.30)
  • Brush up your personal UiB page
  • Get communication and dissemination advice from the Communications Division


Better HR in Research

The Brussels Office

How does the Brussels Office Work for YOU?

Practical information

The event will be held in English.
No participant fee.