Funding Source: FP7

Summary:

The Welsh Assembly Government invites you to a meeting to inform industry and researchers about the current and upcoming calls for the Community Framework Programme for Research and Development. The programme provides EU funding for R&D; projects with International collaboration. UK National Contact Points (NCPs) for the thematic areas covered will provide information on calls due to be announced in July this year. You will also have the opportunity to meet potential partners and discuss your ideas for submission with the NCPs.

This Welsh Assembly Government event will cover: Energy Environment Health and Nanosciences, Nanotechnologies, Materials and New Production Technologies

Date: Tuesday 17th June 2008

Location: Glamorgan University

PLACES ARE LIMITED. TO REGISTER, PLEASE COMPLETE THE ATTACHED FORM AND RETURN TO: Jodie.Sargent@WALES.gsi.gov.uk

Agenda

10:00 Registration and Coffee

10:30 Welcome and Introduction – Lisa Wheatley (Welsh Assembly Government)

10.35 Energy – Helen Fairclough (Energie Helpline UK)

11:10 Environment – Tom Hudson (Beta Technologies)

11:50 Welsh Assembly Government Support – Lisa Wheatley

12:00 One to One Sessions with Helen Fairclough and Tom Hudson

12:40 Lunch and networking

13:15 Health – Claire Horton (Beta Technologies)

14:00 Nanosciences, Nanotechnologies, Materials and New Production Technologies – Dr Alastair McGibbon (TUV NEL)

14:45 Welsh Assembly Government Support – Lisa Wheatley

14:55 One to One Sessions with Claire Horton and Alastair McGibbon

16:00 Close

Deadline: If you would like to attend this event, please complete the attached attendance pro-forma and return to Jodie.Sargent@WALES.gsi.gov.uk by Friday 6th June.