Monday, September 7th, 2015

EuroTech Universities Workshop on Innovation and Technologies for Development in the Global South

Photo: Fotolia

Photo: Fotolia

On 07-08 September 2015 the EuroTech Universities Alliance brings together participants of all four partner universities to build upon and combine the existing research excellence of the EuroTech Alliance in the field of Innovation and Technologies for Development in the global South , also with a view to likely opportunities in HORIZON 2020.

The workshop will bring together key research players from the four universities, who will present a general overview of their research interest and some of the current research activities across this domain in their respective institution. The workshop will highlight the importance of a close interplay between different departments with relevance to the solution of grand challenges in science and engineering.

A few selected officials from the European Commission as well as other EU stakeholders will also be invited for an informal discussion with the participating researchers concerning future research priorities in the field.