Research Network Seminar, 26 Feb 2014: EU funding streams

10:00 am, 26 February 2014
4:00 pm, 26 February 2014
Woburn House
20 Tavistock Square London WC1H 9HD

Our next Research Network Seminar will be focused on EU funding – looking at EU priorities, a number of EU funding instruments and how to put bids together. This event is primarily aimed at research leads and other senior staff with research responsibilities.

Bookings details can be found here.


09.30 – 10.00 hrs        Registration and refreshments

10.00 – 10.15 hrs        Welcome and introduction to the aims of the seminar
Professor Linda Johnston, Head of School, Nursing and Midwifery, Queen’s University Belfast

10.15 – 11.15 hrs        Overview of EU research funding (with a focus on Horizon 2020)
Jeni Bremner, Director, European Health Management Association

Lisa Bungeroth, Policy Officer European Research, UK HE International Unit

11.15 – 11.40 hrs        Refreshments

11.40 – 12.40 hrs        Making a successful EU funding application
Jeni Bremner, Director, European Health Management Association

12.40 – 13.30 hrs        LUNCH

13.30 – 14.15 hrs        Understanding and influencing EU research policy
Michael Wood, European Policy Manager, NHS Confederation

14.15 – 15.00 hrs        Case study: Applying for and managing an EU funding grant
Professor Walter Sermeus, Professor in health care management and program director for health sciences at KU Leuven

15.00 – 15.20  hrs       Discussion in small groups

15.20 – 15.30 hrs        Feedback in plenary

15.30 hrs                     Closing remarks

Map and directions for Woburn House, London

For any questions on the Research Network Seminars, please contact Rachel Craine.