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Eurostars InfoDay (Reykjavik)

Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 00:00
Event type: 
Technical and Research

This information session, organised by Innovation Centre Iceland, will provide insight about the Eurostars-2 funding and support programme for SMEs.
The workshop will be addressing all interested parties wanting to organise an international, market-driven, collaborative research project.

The workshop includes a full presentation of the program as well as an explanation of the criteria, procedures and related documents.

The agenda will include the following speakers:

  • Snæbjörn Kristjánsson, EUREKA National Project Coordinator at Innovation Center Iceland.
  • Helga Waage, Manager at Mobilitus Ltd., member of the Eurostars evaluation committee.
  • Jón Már Björnsson, Head of Genetic Technology ORF Genetics hf., Eurostars project E! 10045 CYTOCAM.
  • Snow Waldorff, project manager at Enterprise Europe Network in Iceland - EEN services for start-ups (SME's)

Deadline for the next Eurostars Call is March 2, 2017.

The Eurostars ( Programme is a joint programme between EUREKA and the European Commission and the first European funding and support programme to be specifically dedicated to research-performing SMEs.
With a total budget of €1.14 billion, Eurostars stimulates them to lead international collaborative research and innovation projects by easing access to support and funding.