Date(s) - 01/05/2015
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Scottish Development International
Horizon 2020 Scottish Support Framework: Opportunities for Scotland in Horizon 2020 and other European Funding Programmes – Cyber Security
1st May 2015 (10:30 – 14:30),150 Broomielaw, Glasgow, G2 8LU
Digital security is an issue cutting across all ICT technology, components, applications or services. Cyber security itself requires long-term, underpinning research of the highest quality that can keep pace with the changing environment. This is recognised as a key funding and policy priority for Europe , with Cybersecurity being a crucial part of the EU’sDigital Agenda policy initiative and a priority area within the Horizon 2020 funding programme for research and innovation projects.
This session will provide a forum to learn more about the current and future funding opportunities within Horizon 2020 and other EU funding programmes, as well as discuss and further develop your own project concepts.
The areas of discussion will include:
- Digital Security: Cybersecurity, Privacy and Trust calls in 2014 and main lessons learnt
- Looking ahead: Cyber Security calls in 2016 / 2017
- Horizon 2020 cross-cutting funding opportunities
- Opportunities for SMEs
- Funding Opportunities in other EU programmes
Upon registration you will receive further details about the programme and these areas of discussion, allowing you to maximise this opportunity.
These workshops are open to all interested Scottish Stakeholders including:
- Industry (large companies as well as SMEs)
- Public sector stakeholders
- Research and Technology organisations
For further information or to express interest, please contact Horizon2020@scotent.co.uk
This event is being delivered with the support of the SICSA and Scottish EU Research and Innovation Steering Group