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Horizon 2020 Health & Connected Health Info. Day

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Date: 14 November 2017
Time(s): 1215-1645
Venue: Wellington Park Hotel, 21 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RU
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This is the launch event for the final Horizon 2020 Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing work programme 2018 – 2020. This is the first time the European Commission has a 3 year work programme and it is the largest funding opportunity in the programme to date.


12.15 – 1.30 – Registration, Lunch & Networking Exhibition

1.30 - Opening by Senior Official from the Department for Economy

1.35 – Dr. Kath Makay, Deputy Director of Health and Life Sciences, Innovate UK on European Commission Horizon 2020 SC1 2018-2020 Work Programme

2.00 - Jerome de Barros, UK Horizon 2020 National Contact Point,

2.25 - Dr. Ciarán Duffy, IE Horizon 2020 National Contact Point, Enterprise Ireland

2.50 – Q & A with Expert Panel

3.15 – Tea & Coffee

3.30 –Dr. Michaela Black, Big Data Supporting Public Health Policies, MIDAS

3.40– Professor Ciaran O'Neill, Developing a novel cell therapy for diabetic kidney disease, NEPHSTROM

3.50 – Professor Terry Lappin, Horizon 2020 Proposal Evaluator

4.00 – Dr. Janice Bailie, Assistant Director, HSC R&D Division

4.10 - Claire Griffin, Horizon 2020 National Contact Point for SME Instrument, Invest NI

4.20 – Karen McCallion, Science, Technology and Innovation Manager, InterTrade Ireland

4.30 – Interactive Question & Answer Session on Future Topics

4.45 – Event Close, Michael Leonard, Department for Economy

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