Training: Webinar Best Practice

September 28, 2016

This webinar targeted All NCPs, especially webinar beginners, to provide the necessary tips, tools and tactics they need, to ensure a successful webinar debut.

NCP paper: input for the interim evaluation of Horizon 2020

September 19, 2016

This paper summarises relevant observations regarding the implementation of Horizon 2020 from the perspective of National Contact Points. The paper has been submitted to the European Commission, requesting that it be taken into consideration as one cornerstone of the interim evaluation of Horizon 2020 reflecting the practical implementation barriers and drawbacks programme users face.

Meet and Exchange Workshop: Performance Monitoring of HORIZON 2020

September 19, 2016

In close cooperation with the experts from the European Commission this Meet & Exchange workshop gave an overview on performance monitoring practises of Horizon 2020 discussing links to the work of National Contact Points.

Training: Legal and Financial for Horizon 2020, PRAXI Network

September 06, 2016

Legal and financial training for the PRAXI Network with a focus on: Legal Framework – Reference documents; Eligibility for participation and funding in H2020; Third Party Contributions; The Grant Agreement; The Consortium Agreement. Funding instruments and funding rates; The project budget in the proposal; Eligibility of costs; Cost categories; Financial reporting and payments; Audits; Frequent mistakes.

Training: Train the Trainer, RICH Network

September 05-06, 2016

A Train the Trainer Workshop provided by DASTI and Brain2Business aiming to facilitate RICH NCPs to improve their ability to perform effective training and workshops.

Training: NCPs as moderators/facilitators

August 30 – September 1, 2016

Training for NCPs who moderate/facilitate large workshops and events, e.g. related to Horizon 2020, and wish to make them more goal orientated, structured, creative, varied and thrilling. The training was provided by Birgit Baumann, BusinessMind (,