The free-to-attend annual conference and exhibition brings together the UK’s largest group of participants from the bioenergy, solar, offshore and onshore wind and wave & tidal sectors, as well as those involved in energy storage, transmission and onsite generation. More information can be found here.
The National Contact Point for the MSCA in Horizon 2020 is holding a range of events about MSCA grants in May. Details including dates and venues can be found here.
A summer school funded by a European Commission programme called IncoNet EaP will take place in Austria in June. The aim of the training is to learn more about project management processes in international scientific projects particularly related to Horizon 2020. Participation in the summer school is free of charge. Travel and accommodation costs will be covered by the organisers, however, participants are required to cover their traveling costs which will then be reimbursed. The deadline for applications is 21st April 2016. More details can be found here.
This seminar will assess policy priorities for promoting the growth of research and innovation in the energy sector. Sessions look at the allocation of research commissioning funding ahead of the review into the Research Excellence Framework in Summer 2016, examining future opportunities for energy research and innovation centres in the context of a protected £4.7bn science resource budget over the course of this Parliament and the Horizon 2020 programme. More information can be found here.
The Commission will be launching the 2017 Calls for Proposals for Energy Efficiency in July 2016 and January 2017. An Information Day will be held in Brussels on 19th September 2016 at which the Commission will present the details of these Calls for Proposals. More information and the link to the registration page will be provided once available.