Looking for Opportunities to Move Forward: debates with DG Research and Innovation and the MED Urban Transports Community

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The MED Urban Transports Community is approaching the end the of Interreg MED Programme funding, however the commitment of its Modular Projects’ partner organisations will last much longer. In this perspective the GO SUMP project, featuring the Community, is proposing two series of meetings and a communication laboratory to inspire and set the ground for future joint activities.

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LOCATION: Regione Puglia, Rue du Trône 62, Brussels

DATE & TIME: 20 March 2019, from 14:30 to 18:30

On 20th March, from 14:30 to 18:30, at the siege of the Regione Puglia in Brussels, the MED Urban Transports Community is invited to the discover funding opportunities offered by the Horizon Europe framework programme, with a focus on Mediterranean cooperation and transport. This meeting is organised in cooperation with UNIMED – Mediterranean Universities Union during its “UNIMED Week in Brussels”, an annual event where representatives of associated Mediterranean universities meet the most relevant EU Commission’s DGs of international cooperation in the field of research and education. This series of meeting will be followed by a “Strategic Communication Working Group Laboratory” animated by the GO SUMP Communication Team, to address strategic communication issues such as the GDPR and to set the ground for joint actions after the Interreg MED Programme funding.

We have designed this meeting to set the ground for future joint actions, therefore we look forward to your active participation!

See you in Brussels on 20 March 2019.

“Looking for Opportunities to Move Forward”

20 March, from 14:30 to 18:30 > Regione Puglia, Rue du Trône 62, Brussels

14:30 – 15:00 > From Horizon 2020 to Horizon Europe: strategies and opportunities for international cooperation _ Laura Hetel, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission

15:00 – 15:30 > Migration Research in the Euro-Mediterranean Research area _ Luca Lixi, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission

15:30 – 16:00 > The Bluemed initiative _ Marta Iglesias, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission

16:00 – 16:30 > Urban mobility _ Patrick Mercier-Handisyde, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission

16:30 – 17:00 > Overview on European Research Council _ Angela Liberatore, Head of Unit ERC Executive Agency

17:00-18:30 > Strategic Communication Working Group Laboratory _ debates animated by UNIMED and RDA with MED Urban Transports Community partners organisations