“How To Access European Funding?”

Department of Research and Innovation Advice and Guidance session

Date: Thursday November 29th 2012

Time: 8.00am - 10.15am

Place: Council Chamber, Singleton Abbey, Swansea University

Agenda:

8.00am  -   Registration and breakfast

8.45am  -   Introduction to European funding schemes [ FP7 and Horizon 2020]

9.15 - 10.00am - Case Studies by successful business engaged with FP7 projects

10.00 - 10.15am - How Enterprise Europe Network Wales can help your business?

10.15 - 10.30am - Q&A

10.30 – 11.00am – Networking and close.

Guest Speakers: Nick Tune (Director Building Research Establishment) and Iain Elder (CEO Pulse Medical Technologies)

Swansea University Speakers: Dr Gerry Ronan( Head of IP Commercialisation), Chris Talbot ( Programme Manager) and Julie Williams ( Senior External Funding Officer) .

What is the Enterprise Europe Network Wales?

Enterprise Europe Network provides free professional advice and assistance on developing international trade opportunities, innovation and collaboration for R&D with business, organizations and universities in over 51 countries. This is a growing network with over 600 partners and has been referred to ‘as the biggest network for enterprises in the World’.

The event is free. To register go to: researchandinnovation@swansea.ac.uk