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10 ways you can use social media in your Horizon 2020 project

Valentina Zuri

1. Engage your stakeholders in a live dialogue during a conference

Participation of Associated Countries in Horizon 2020: Example of Ukraine

Liliya Levandovska

Association to Horizon 2020 As of September 2016, there are 16 countries associated to Horizon 20201. Being associated to Horizon 2020 means that a third country can formally participate in the programme and is expected to provide a financial contribution…

The “3 Ps” to a successful meeting organisation

Daniel Frohnmaier

By definition, a meeting is "an act or process of coming together" for example "as [...] an assembly for a common purpose [...]"1. Meetings are omnipresent in our everyday life and a universal form of communication. Whether happening informally in…

Europa Media recommends – visit Budapest!

Liliya Levandovska

With Budapest as the site of our office and many successful training courses over the last few years (e.g. European Funding Academy, Proposal Development and Project Management Lab), we are always happy to welcome you to the capital of Hungary.…

Funding secured for UK partners in EU projects beyond the date of leaving the EU

Mariana Mata Lara

On August 12th, Philip Hammond, the UK's Chancellor of the Exchequer, has assured that all multi-year projects (ESIF, CAP and H2020) with signed contracts or funding agreements in place, and projects to be signed before the Autumn Statement, will be…

Swiss research in 2017: Full access to Horizon 2020 or locked out of it?

Marusa Arh

The latest debates on what the future of UK’s science and research will look like after the post-Brexit period has shown us that the EU’s prestigious Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (worth €80 billion) is playing an important role…

Social Media and Communication Internship

Krisztina Tóth

Europa Media is seeking an innovative, creative, open-minded and goal-oriented intern to join our exciting and fast-growing team. We are looking for a Social Media and Communication Intern who will manage the media campaigns of our European projects on social…

Transforming food waste into treasure: PlasCarb goes to industry

Daniel Frohnmaier

Geonardo, in conjunction with its partners Centre for Process Innovation Ltd., the French National Centre for Scientific Research and GAP Waste Management, presented the PlasCarb project with an exhibition stand at the 7th International Conference on Advanced Nanomaterials (ANM2016) on…

Practical tips for organising brokerage events in EU projects

István Pári

Dissemination and exploitation related activities have always been a focal issue for all EU funded projects. Apart from the traditional ways of disseminating the project results via newsletters, flyers and presenting the results in conferences, it’s worth considering bringing together…

Graphic design for Horizon 2020 projects: what difference can it make?

Valentina Zuri

What is the starting point for your dissemination work package? At Europa Media, our very first thought is always on branding: creating a familiar and consistent image of the project, so that it is recognisable by all audiences and on…

Novel technology applications in Horizon 2020 projects: the IMPRESS Case Study

Daniel Frohnmaier

The Geonardo Team completed its next Geo3Dscanning mission. This time the journey led up to north to Coventry, West Midlands in the UK. The aim was to conduct a 3D survey of building façades, and through this, provide the basis…

Thinking green: the EU Green Week 2016

Irene Ramirez

The EU Green Week 2016, the annual occasion to explore and discuss European environment policy, took place betweem 30 May and 3 June 2016, under the slogan "Investing for a greener future". ‘Investing’ in the broadest sense of the word,…