Division of Research and Innovation
Horizon Europe

Your Pathway to Collaborative Projects

This event in Nygårdsgaten 5 is aimed at UiB researchers interested in getting involved in collaborative research projects. Join us to get information about the specific logic of collaborative projects and talk to experienced researchers and advisers.

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Horizon Europe is EU's research and innovation programme. Join our seminar on collaborative research and innovation projects for academic staff.
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This event is aimed at researchers interested in getting involved in collaborative research projects and will provide information about the specific logic of collaborative projects. The event will include a panel with researchers sharing their advice and experiences, and presentations from research advisers working with application support.

During the breaks / mingling sessions research advisers and other support staff will be available to answer questions and discuss project ideas and funding opportunities.

The event is open to researchers at all faculties and at all career levels.

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Moderator: Birgit Falch, Head of Research Section, Division of Research and Innovation

WhenWhat Who
09:30Opening and coffee 
10:00Welcome and introduction to today's programme 

Alette Gilhus Mykkeltvedt, Director of the Division of Research and Innovation (FIA)


Why participate in collaborative projects? 
The stories of researchers 
Panel discussion

Moderator: Researcher Suzette Flantua, Department of Biological Sciences

Professor Kjell-Morten Myhr, Director of Neuro-Sysmed 
Professor Lise Rakner, Department of Government
Professor Vigdis Vandvik, Director of CeSAM Centre for Sustainable Area Management

10:55Break and minglingAdvisers and support staff available for questions
11:40A strategic and practical approach to collaborative projects Senior adviser Hiwa Målen, FIA
11:55How to use UiB's international networks to join existing or initiate new collaborative efforts? Senior adviser Annette Servan, FIA
12:10How to use UiB's Brussels office for visibility, positioning, and networking?Head of UiB Brussels office Charlotte Eide
12:20The logic of collaborative projects with emphasis on impactSenior advisers Andreas Westermoen, Faculty of Medicine, and Yves Aubert, FIA
12:35Lunch and mingling 
13:30Where to find funding instruments for collaborative projects?Senior advisers Ramune Midttveit, Faculty of medicine, Emmanuel Babatunde, FIA, Yves Aubert, FIA, and Kristin Torp Skogedal, Division of Student and Academic Affairs
14:00What can you expect from the local and central support teams?BOA-team leader Vibeke Kyrkjebø Irgan
14:15MinglingAdvisers and support staff available for questions

Practical information


The event will be held in English.
No participant fee. There is a limited number of places.