November 21, 2018
– introduction to sex/gender and the research cycle, the relevance for and in projects addressing RI topics, both from the perspective of women’s participation and the gender dimension in content (supported by examples, facts & figures)
– sex and gender relevance for topics featuring in the RI Work Programme (with examples)
– Relevance for NCPs.
October 25, 2018
As inspiration for the design of your national training courses, favourite interactive training methods have been shared.
October 15, 2018
The content of this Meet & Exchange workshop focussed on exchange of lessons learned in the application of rules for personnel costs in H2020 to contribute to finding common grounds for design of rules for personnel costs in Horizon Europe. Please read the NCP Experience report
30-31 May 2018
On 30 and 31st of May 2018, the NCP Academy organized a Meet & Exchange Workshop for NCP coordinators (coordinators of national NCP systems) and coordinators of NCP networks (Coordination and Support Actions for thematic NCPs funded by Horizon 2020).
March 13, 2018
This second Meet and Exchange Workshop focused on Lump Sum grants, in order to open a debate among L&F NCPs of the most important issues to be considered at the proposal stage.
March 06, 2018
The workshop focused on the activities planned for the next period by the NCP Academy and the thematic networks – aiming to to avoid overlaps or gaps. It included the presentation of good practice experiences from the individual NCP networks, with recommendations for their continuation and adoption by other networks where appropriate.
December 05, 2017
This workshop looked at how NCPs are responding to the emergence of the European Innovation Council preparatory phase and considered longer term approaches to it. The workshop included context setting by Bernd Reichert, Head of Unit, European Agency for SMEs, European Commission, Evelyn Smith, IGLO Member Brussels, Enterprise Ireland as a representative of one of the national agencies in the Innovation Agencies Group on EIC and Grainne Dwyer, Member of the Commissioner’s High Level Group of Innovators.
May 29, 2017
The workshop aimed for participants to have a deeper knowledge of the advantages and disadvantages of lump sum financing as well as a better idea on what a good model for lump sum financing could be. The participants will be able to give more knowledgeable advice to their own research and innovation community and other stakeholders.
May 30-31, 2017
The workshop included exchanges on the different kinds of NCP structures, Key Performance Indicators and what the outcome of the Horizon 2020 interim evaluation means for NCPs. In addition we exchanged good practices on NCP working tools like CRM, strategic approaches to potential beneficiaries and novel training methods.
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 633563.