Events and workshops

Horizon Europe Global Challenges Training Seminars

How do you write a successful proposal for Horizon Europe’s (HEU) highly competitive Global Challenges programmes, or just participate in one? This seminar series is designed to equip all AU-based researchers, administrators and managers with the right strategies to optimize this kind of application process.

The seven online seminars run from May to November 2022 and can be followed as a whole or separately.

For more information about each seminar and registration see below or click here (pdf version).

Seminar 1: The Structure and Work Programmes of the HEU’s Global Challenges

Thursday 5 May 2022, 1.00-2.30 pm

First, the seminar provides a solid overview of this grant map including the strategic plan underpinning the work programmes.
Second, participants will understand how to identify a relevant call topic in break-out sessions for these thematic clusters and work programmes: 1) Health, 2) Culture, Creativity and Inclusive Society, 3) Digital, Industry and Space, 4) Climate, Energy and Mobility, 5) Food, Bioeconomy, Natural Resources, Agriculture & Environment

Register here by Tuesday 3 May 2022

Seminar 2: From Call Topic to Project Idea

Tuesday 31 May 2022, 2.00-3.00 pm

The seminar provides an analytical understanding of the relationship between the political and scientific parts of the call topic, including the EU’s cross-cutting requirements such as the integration of Social Sciences and Humanities, health, or data management. This is crucial for researchers to position themselves in a consortium, or to create one

Register here by Friday 27 May 2022

Seminar 3: The Right Consortium

Monday 20 June 2022, 2.00-3.00 pm

The seminar provides an understanding of how to set or join the right consortium. It looks at legal frameworks and different partner types, and how to approach actor requirements such as interdisciplinarity and multi-actor approach

Register here by Thursday 16 June 2022

Seminar 4: Leadership and Process Management

Tuesday 28 June 2022, 2.00-3.00 pm

The seminar hums in on the special requirements of leadership and process management of an HEU-consortium

Register here by Wednesday 22 June 2022

Seminar 5: Feed the reviewer I – Excellence

Tuesday 4 October 2022, 1.00-3.00 pm

To write a successful proposal that convinces reviewers, applicants need to master the terminology of the proposal template, and seminar 5 focuses on Excellence. It includes key EU priority issues such as gender, open science, data management, IPR, and ethics

Register here by Friday 30 September 2022

Seminar 6: Feed the Reviewer II – Impact

Wednesday 12 October 2022, 1.00-3.00 pm

This seminar provides participants with an understanding of the logic of the Impact-section, and how to integrate key elements such as expected results, dissemination, exploitation and communication measures, and outcomes

Register here by Monday 10 October 2022

Seminar 7: Feed the Reviewer III – Implementation

Wednesday 3 November 2022, 1.00-3.00 pm

This seminar focuses on what a competitive Implementation-section should look like, including resources and budgeting

Register here by Tuesday 1 November 2022

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