Horizon Europe Health Funding Opportunities

Servizio ricerca e trasferimento del sapere

Data: 11 Gennaio 2024 / 10:15 - 12:30

The aim of this information event is to give an overview of the health-related collaborative funding opportunities in Horizon Europe, related for example to rare or brain diseases, understanding of viruses and infectious diseases, patient safety, healthy lifestyles. Additionally, you will also learn more about ERC and MSCA opportunities, as well as about the current situation of Switzerland in the Horizon Europe programme.
The presented calls are open to researchers from academia in Switzerland.

Please note that the meeting in Bellinzona will take place in person and will not be held online.
The event is free of charge, but registration is required.

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10:15 – 10:25 Welcome and Introduction
10:25 – 10:40 Political, legal, financial situation of Switzerland in Horizon Europe - Micol Nantiat, National Contact Point for Legal & Financial aspects
10:40 – 11:15 Health and Cancer Mission opportunities - Sasha Hugentobler, National Contact Point for Health
11:15 – 11:45 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) opportunities - Véronique Sordet, National Contact Point for MSCA
11:45 – 12:00 ERC opportunities - Rita De Brito, National Contact Point for European Research Council
12:00 – 12:30 Discussion and final remarks
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch

Martina Pestoni, Euresearch Office Ticino - USI
Maryse Letiembre, Institute for Research in Biomedicine IRB