16-17 March 2017, Brussels
Venue place: BERLAYMONT building, Schuman meeting room
The Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre (DRMKC) is pleased to invite you to a research result presentation workshop that will bring together representatives of FP7 and H2020 research projects funded under the safety, security and environment subjects. It will bring together representatives from various European Commission DGs and stakeholders from EU Member States. The workshop will take place in Brussels on 16-17 March 2017.
Representatives of 14 projects that focus on geophysical hazards, cascade effects and extreme weather will present how their results can be used in practice, collect feedback from participants and propose common recommendations for the follow-up as well as for the implementation of European policies in the areas of disaster risk reduction, critical infrastructure protection and societal resilience.
The workshop will provide an inter-disciplinary forum for researchers, European and national policy-makers and risk management authorities, as well as owners/managers of critical infrastructures to review the current state of knowledge and the needs of different stakeholders. Furthermore, it will showcase the most recent scientific and technical developments that may be deployed in practice for the protection of critical infrastructures against geophysical and hydro-meteorological hazards and for the case of cascading effects. Common policy recommendations from the scientific community are among the principal outcomes expected from the workshop. The round-table discussions will also identify knowledge gaps and research needs for increased resilience of infrastructures and societies.
The Network of H2020 Secure Societies National Contact Points – SEREN3, in collaboration with the European Commission and Research Executive Agency is organizing a European Info day and brokerage event on Secure Societies calls 2017.
The event will take place on 6 and 7 March at Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in Brussels.
The event will give details on the calls for proposals H2020-CIP-2017, H2020-SEC-2017 and H2020-DS-2017, which will officially open on 1st of March 2017 under the societal challenge Secure Societies - Protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens. These calls offer new research funding opportunities to research institutions, universities, industries, SMEs, civil society organizations, end users and any other security stakeholders.
As in previous years, the Security Mission Information & Innovation Group (SMI2G) is organising a two-day event in Brussels to discuss on the upcoming 2017 Secure Societies calls of Horizon 2020. This brokerage event will provide a unique networking platform to stimulate innovative ideas and facilitate the creation of consortia. All Secure Societies topics will be represented.
This event will be held on Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd February 2017. This year the SMI2G is kindly hosted again by Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) in Brussels.
Don't miss out on this excellent opportunity to expand your network and find partners!
Presentations from the event are now available here.
31st January 2017 M.E.N.E.S.R. - Amphithéâtre Poincaré, 25 rue de la Montagne Ste-Geneviève 75005, Paris
The French NCP for Secure Societies, the Security Research NCP Network, , EDEN cluster, GIE Défense NBC, Enterprise Europe Network of Paris and Lyon are pleased to invite you to the brokerage event dedicated to the topic: SEC-05-DRS-2016-2017 "Chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) cluster" – part b) 2017 that will take place on 31st January 2017 in Paris
At this event, supported by the European Commission, you will have the opportunity to share with the participants an overview of your company products, services, and competencies in the CBRN area. You can also present your own proposal concepts. Then, you can meet representatives from SMEs and other organisations, in order to exchange ideas with the aim of paving the way for future cooperation.
Participation in the brokerage event is free of charge. However, registration is mandatory.
Please register online by 26 January 2017 at the following link: Registration
Seats will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis due to the limited capacity of the meeting room.