FinCEAL+ LAC Targeted Travel Grants to ELAN event: Technologies and Business Models for the Energy Challenges of the 21st Century, Santiago de Chile, 23-24 October

FinCEAL Plus has opened a Targeted Travel Grant Call to support the participation of 1-2 experts from Finnish universities or research institutions interested in attending the following event organized by the ELAN - European Latin American Technology Based Business Network.

Technologies and Business Models for the Energy Challenges of the 21st Century, Santiago de Chile, 23-24 October

Chile and the world are in a process of significant and critical energy transformation. The use of renewable energies are becoming more massive and costs have been drastically reduced. Due to this, new technological challenges have appeared for all market players (end users, generators, distributors, researchers, etc.) and this is generating new opportunities that require comprehensive and interdisciplinary solutions. Chile is a key player in this new scenario and this event will bring together Chilean and European agents to tackle these challenges. The event is targeting SMEs providing energy technologies and services, Companies consumers of energy, Technology Centres, Chambers of Commerce and Business Support Organizations and Government authorities in the energy, economic and innovation sectors. More information on the event

Information on the Travel Grants

The call is directed to experts focusing on or interested in building collaboration with partners from the LAC region. Please note that this call is for researchers residing in Finland only, and only for this particular event. Interested researchers should send a short description detailing their interest in the event and how it relates to their work. A CV or link to your profile should also be included.

FinCEAL+ LAC will award 1-2 Grants of max. 1600€ for this event. The Grant can be used to cover travel costs, accommodation, and daily allowances.
The deadline for applications is Friday, 8th September 2017. All applications and related questions should be sent by email to Kajsa Ekroos, kajsa.ekroos[at]helsinki.fi


Picture credit: ELAN Network website