Call for Experts to attend the 7th edition of the EU-India STI Cooperation Days 2016-Bioeconomy, Goa, India, 21-22 September 2016

July 13, 2016

Organised by the Indigo Policy and Inno Indigo projects, the EU-India STI Cooperation days 2016 bring together researchers, SMEs and policy makers to discuss the latest policy, research and innovation developments in the field of bioeconomy and offer extended networking opportunities. FinCEAL Plus ASIA is now gathering a delegation of experts from different Finnish universities, universities of applied sciences and research centres to participate the event.

Photo Credit:Inno Indigo and Indigo Policy projects.


FinCEAL Plus is looking for experts in Finnish institutions interested in attending

The 7th edition of the EU-India STI Cooperation Days - Bioeconomy – 21-22 September 2016, CSIR-NIO, Goa, India.

The seventh edition of the EU-India Science Technology and Innovation Cooperation Days will take place on 21-22 September 2016 in the National Institute of Oceanography in Goa, India. The event is organised by the Indigo Policy and Inno Indigo projects with support from the European Commission.

SMEs, researchers, and policy makers will join the event to discuss ongoing and future cooperation and to set the scene for further fruitful initiatives in the field of STI. The EU-India STI Cooperation Days aim at supporting new research and business networks on issues of priority interest for both regions, and to promote funding opportunities offered by the EU, India, bilateral programmes and by industry.

This edition will be in particular focused on bioeconomy, in order to maximize future scientific and business collaboration in this field.

Participate in the EU-India STI Days to discover, explore and network!

FinCEAL Plus ASIA is now gathering a delegation of experts from different Finnish universities, universities of applied sciences and research centres to participate the event. The topic covered is sustainable food security. The chosen experts will receive a max. 1400€ FinCEAL Plus Targeted Travel Grant to cover expenses related to travel, accommodation and daily allowances.

To apply, please send a short description (no more than two pages) detailing your interest in the event, i.e. why do you want to attend, how the event is related to your work and what is the expected benefit of the event for you and your institution. A CV or link to your profile should also be included. The applications and any related questions should be sent by Tuesday 16th August 2016 to Jarkko Mutanen,
Jarkko.Mutanen[at]uef.fi.

Selected experts will be notified by 17th August 2016.

Website of the event and registration.