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This project has received funding from the European Unionís Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 652637.



Horizon 2020 Regional Seminar

The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), the European Commission (EC), the Ministry of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research of the Kingdom of Morocco and the Euromed University of Fes (UEMF) jointly organise a regional seminar on Horizon 2020.



Conference ‘The role of regions in fostering Blue Growth’

The Submariner Network organises a conference to discuss regional cooperation, financial tools and policy measures to support the Blue Growth in the Baltic Sea Region.



International Seminar on Circular Economy

An international seminar in Lahti brings together actors from Finland and Baltic Sea area to learn about the most recent topics in the circular economy.



EMPHASIS on the International Year of Plant Health

“Effective Management of Pests and Harmful Alien Species – Integrated Solutions - EMPHASIS” Final Workshop



Widening package and its impact within 2014-2018 (webinar)

The webinar is organised jointly by the NCP Academy and NCP_Wide.net projects. The webinar will be an opportunity for NCPs to get familiar with the impact of the Widening package within the years 2014-2018.


21.02.2019 - 22.02.2019

Training on legal and financial aspects

The aim of the training organized by the NCP Academy is to provide NCPs with basic knowledge on essential legal and financial issues which they can use when advising their research and innovation community during the different phases of a project.



Joint BBI / SCAR Bioeconomy SWG workshop: Advancing the creation of regional bioeconomy clusters in Europe

The BBI JU States Representatives Group is organising a joint workshop with the SCAR Bioeconomy Strategic Working Group to exchange best practices for the creation of regional thematic clusters.


18.03.2019 - 19.03.2019


A two days event aims at identifying solutions for the development of a sound ocean knowledge system that can support effective ocean governance, by addressing challenges such as engagement, co-creation and shared responsibility.



High-level conference - OCEANS: The Future of the Blue Planet

The High-Level Conference will discuss how to shape global ocean governance, how to ensure a sustainable blue economy and how to achieve healthy, clean seas and oceans by 2030.



Workshop “Digital transformation in agriculture: the role of remote sensing”

The European Association of Remote Sensing Companies (EARSC), in collaboration with the Directorate General for Agriculture (DG AGRI), is organizing a workshop titled “Digital transformation in agriculture: the role of remote sensing”.



Towards a circular agro-food industry

The event is the final BIOrescue (https://biorescue.eu/) project conference. Participants will discuss the upcoming and desired evolutions of the European policy framework towards the development of a circular bioeconomy in the agro-food industry.



Sustainable bio-manufacturing solutions for Europe

The seminar is organized jointly by the Estonian Research Council and the University of Tartu.


11.04.2019 - 12.04.2019

Inspiring Rural Europe Conference

The European Network for Rural Development (ENRD) is organising a conference on rural networking in Europe by recognising its value, demonstrating its results and proactively looking at the future.



Meet and Exchange Workshop International Cooperation in Horizon 2020

Workshop for Legal and Financial NCPs from Members States, Associated Countries and Third Countries.



First biocatpolymers workshop: ‘Efficient and sustainable production of high added value bio-chemicals via biotechnological and chemocatalytic routes’

The first workshop on biocatpolymers is organised in the frame of a H2020 project called BioCatPolymers and aims to bring together relevant stakeholders form industry, academia and policy makers, to discuss recent developments in the sector of bio-based platform chemicals.


16.05.2019 - 17.05.2019

European Maritime Day 2019

The European Maritime Day (EMD) is the annual two-day event during which Europe’s maritime community meets to network, discuss and forge joint actions. In 2019 a specific focus will be put on research and innovation for a plastic-free ocean.



FarmDemo Conference

This conference will be an opportunity to join the European Community of Demonstration Farms and enhance peer-to-peer learning.


21.05.2019 - 22.05.2019

5th Interactive Training for Bio-NCPs: ‘Impact in Horizon 2020 research proposals’

This Impact training is meant for National Contact Points to give them the know-how to better assist researchers who are applying for Horizon 2020.



BioHorizon SC2 and KET-B Brokerage Event for 2020 calls

Looking for Horizon 2020 project partners? Do not miss one of the most relevant and supportive SC2 & KET-Biotechnology events of the year!



Horizon 2020 Info Day on Societal Challenge 2 calls for proposals of 2020

Come and learn about the Societal Challenge 2 calls for 2020 and get some practical information on how to successfully apply to the open calls for proposals.


08.07.2019 - 10.07.2019

European Bioeconomy Scene 2019

Finland’s Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and the European Commission are jointly organising the Bioeconomy conference  under Finland’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union.



Webinar on 'International Research & Innovation Cooperation: Horizon 2020 and the world – Asia'

For NCPs: The webinar is organised by the International Cooperation Service Facility in cooperation with BioHorizon and Idealist2020.