16 Sep 2019 - 17 Sep 2019 | Brussels, Belgium

Agenda

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01 to 12 - Foyer downstairs
13 to 23 - Room JENKINS (ground floor)
24 to 35 - Foyer 2nd floor
Matchmaking reception desk: Foyer 2nd floor

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Monday
16 Sep 2019
12:30 – 14:00
Registration and Networking lunch
Break
14:00 – 14:25
Room De GASPERI
Welcoming session

Chairs:

  • Arnoldas MILUKAS, EASME
  • Laura PETROV, EASME

Speakers:

  • Julien GUERRIER, Director of the
    Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME)
  • Gwenole COZIGOU, Director of Directorate for
    Industrial Policy and Economic Analysis, DG Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (GROW)
  • Anastasios KENTARCHOS,
    DG Research and Innovation (R&I)
Plenary Session
14:30 – 16:00
Table 1 to 12 --> Foyer downstairs // Table 13 to 23 --> Room JENKINS // Table 24 to 35 --> Foyer 2nd floor
Matchmaking activities (via B2Match app and other)
Matchmaking
14:30 – 16:00
Room De GASPERI
Plenary session

Chairs:

  • Marcin SADOWSKI, EASME
  • Floriana LA MARCA, EASME

Presentations:

  • Proposals – key points and lessons learnt
    • Speakers: 
      • Jonas HEDBERG, EASME
      • Keti MEDAROVA-BERGSTROM, EASME
      • Christophe COUDUN, EASME
      • Christine VAN WUNNIK, EASME
  • Ethics and data protection in H2020
    • Speaker:
      • Albena KUYUMDZHIEVA, DG R&I
  • Open access and data management
    • Speaker:
      • Frederik  ACCOE, EASME
  • EASME Data Hub
    • Speaker:
      • Marko CACANOSKI, EASME 
Plenary Session
16:00 – 16:30
Coffee break
Break
16:30 – 17:30
Table 1 to 12 --> Foyer downstairs // Table 13 to 23 --> Room JENKINS // Table 24 to 35 --> Foyer 2nd floor
Matchmaking activities (via B2Match app and other)
Matchmaking
16:30 – 17:30
Room De GASPERI
Plenary Session

Chairs:

  • Marko CACANOSKI, EASME
  • Veronique WOULE-EBONGUE, EASME

Presentations: 

  • National Contact Points for Climate action, Raw Materials, Environment and Resource Efficiency
    • Speaker:
      • Camille LEPINAY - NCP H2020 & EEN - Environment, Climate & Circular Economy

  • Innovation  Mind-Set
    • Speaker:
      • Marc Van AKEN, Professor KU Leuven
  • How to address standards within H2020 proposals and projects?
    • Speaker:
      • Luc Van Den BERGHE, CEN-CENELEC
  • International cooperation: practical aspects of involving non-EU partners
    • Speaker:
      • Gaelle LE BOULER, EASME
Plenary Session
17:30 – 18:30
2nd Floor Foyer
Wrap up of the Day and Networking Cocktail
Break
Tuesday
17 Sep 2019
08:30 – 09:00
Welcome coffee
Break
09:00 – 10:30
Room De GASPERI
Parallel session 1 - Climate Action

Chair: 

  • Franz IMMLER, EASME

Presentations & Speakers:

2020 Topics presentation:

Decarbonisation

LC-CLA-10-2020: Scientific support to designing mitigation pathways and policies 
(Zoltan RAKONCZAY, DG R&I)

    a) Assessing and designing climate policies for the coming decade

    b) Decarbonisation and lifestyle changes

    c) Science underpinning the preparations of NDCs after the 2023 Global Stocktake at a global scale

Climate adaptation, impacts and services

    LC-CLA-12-2020: Advancing climate services (Katarzyna DRABICKA, DG R&I)

        a) Mapping European coastal infrastructure at risk from sea-level rise

        b) Detection and attribution of extreme events using Artificial Intelligence

         c) Impacts of overshooting

      LC-CLA-13-2020: Climate Resilience of European coastal cities (Nicolas FAIVRE, DG R&I)

      LC-CLA-23-2020: Towards a comprehensive European mountain research strategy (Marjan VAN MEERLOO, DG R&I)

          Parallel Sessions
          09:00 – 10:30
          Room JENKINS
          Parallel session 2 - Raw Materials

          Chairs: 

          • Dimitrios BILIOURIS, EASME
          • Susana XARA, EASME

          Presentations & Speakers:

          Policy background, Peter HANDLEY, DG GROW

          Raw Materials Information Systems, Constantin CIUPAGEA and Simone MANFREDI, DG Joint Research Centre

          2020 Topics presentation

          CE-SC5-07-2020: Raw materials innovation for the circular economy: sustainable processing, reuse, recycling and recovery schemes

          1. Sustainable processing and refining of primary and/or secondary raw materials (Susana XARA, EASME)
          2. Recycling of raw materials from end-of-life products (Yolanda ALVAREZ-GALLEGO, EASME)
          3. Recycling of raw materials from buildings and infrastructures (Jonas HEDBERG, EASME)
          4. Advanced sorting systems for high-performance recycling of complex end-of-life products (Marko CACANOSKI, EASME)
          5. Sustainable metallurgical processes (Catalin PERIANU, EASME)

          CE-SC5-08-2020: Raw materials policy support actions for the circular economy – Expert network on Critical Raw Materials (Jonas HEDBERG, EASME)

          SC5-10-2019-2020: Raw materials innovation actions: exploration and Earth observation, mining and substitution pilots

          1. Mining pilots (Veronique WOULE-EBONGUE, EASME)
          2. Pilots on substitution of critical and scarce raw materials (Dimitrios BILIOURIS, EASME)

          SC5-26-2020: Sustainable management in extractive industries (Laura PETROV, EASME)

          ERA-MIN Joint Call 2019, Dina Carrilho, FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

          Parallel Sessions
          09:00 – 10:30
          Room MANSHOLT
          Parallel session 3 - Eco-Innovation

          Chair

          • Carmen MENA ABELA, EASME

          Presentations & Speakers:

          2020 Topics presentation

          CE-SC5-24-2020: Improving the sorting, separation and recycling of composite and multi-layer materials (Hans-Christian EBERL, DG R&I)

          CE-SC5-25-2020: Understanding the transition to a circular economy and its implications on the environment, economy and society (Hans-Christian EBERL, DG R&I)

          CE-SC5-29-2020: A common European framework to harmonise procedures for plastics pollution monitoring and assessments (Panagiotis BALABANIS, DG R&I)

          CE-SC5-30-2020: Plastics in the environment: understanding the sources, transport and distribution of plastics pollution (Panagiotis BALABANIS, DG R&I)

          CE-SC5-28-2020: Develop and pilot circular systems in plastics, textiles and furniture sectors (Hans-Christian EBERL, DG R&I)

          CE-SC5-31-2020: Develop, implement and assess a circular economy oriented product information management system for complex products from cradle to cradle (Hans-Christian EBERL, DG R&I)

          LC-CLA-14-2020: Understanding climate-water-energy-food nexus and streamlining water-related policies (Panagiotis BALABANIS, DG R&I)


                Parallel Sessions
                10:30 – 11:00
                Coffee break
                Break
                11:00 – 13:00
                Room De GASPERI
                Parallel session 4 - Climate Action

                Chair: 

                • Franz IMMLER, EASME

                Presentations & Speakers:

                Policy background, Philippe TULKENS and Wendy BONNE, DG R&I

                2020 Topics presentation:

                Inter-relations between climate change, biodiversity and ecosystem services

                LC-CLA-14-2020: Understanding climate-water-energy-food nexus and streamlining water-related policies (Panagiotis BALABANIS, DG R&I)[1]

                 

                Knowledge gaps

                LC-CLA-18-2020: Developing the next generation of Earth System Models (Philippe TULKENS, DG R&I)

                LC-CLA-22-2020: Enhancing the Belmont Forum Collaborative Research Action on Climate, Environment and Health (Marialuisa TAMBORRA, DG R&I)

                 

                Polar/ Cryosphere

                LC-CLA-17-2020: Polar climate: understanding the polar processes in a global context in the Arctic and Antarctic Regions (Attilio GAMBARDELLA, DG R&I)

                LC-CLA-21-2020: Coordination of European Polar research (Attilio GAMBARDELLA, DG R&I)


                Earth Observation

                LC-CLA-20-2020: Supporting the implementation of GEOSS in the Arctic in collaboration with Copernicus (Attilio GAMBARDELLA, DG R&I)

                LC-CLA-19-2020: Integrated GEOSS climate applications to support adaptation and mitigation measures of the Paris Agreement (Marjan VAN MEERLOO, DG R&I)


                [1]
                The topic is presented twice as the audience is different


                  Parallel Sessions
                  11:00 – 13:00
                  Room JENKINS
                  Parallel session 5 - Cross-cutting

                  Chairs: 

                  • Yolanda ALVAREZ-GALLEGO, EASME
                  • Catalin PERIANU, EASME

                  Presentations & Speakers:

                  Background on the cross-cutting call on 'Competitive, Low Carbon and Circular Industries', Carmine MARZANO, DG R&I

                  2020 Topics presentation

                  CE-NMBP-42-2020: Materials life cycle sustainability analysis (Floriana LA MARCA, EASME)

                  CE-SPIRE-01-2020: Tapping into the potential of Industrial Symbiosis (Carmine MARZANO, DG R&I)

                  CE-SPIRE-07-2020: Preserving fresh water: recycling industrial waters industry (Carmine MARZANO, DG R&I)

                  CE-SPIRE-09-2020: Alternative mineral resources for high volume production (Carmine MARZANO, DG R&I)

                  LC-SC3-CC-9-2020: Industrial (Waste) Heat-to-Power conversion (Eric LECOMTE, DG ENER)

                  LC-SC3-NZE-5-2020: Low carbon industrial production using CCUS (Wolfgang SCHNEIDER, DG R&I)

                    Parallel Sessions
                    11:00 – 13:00
                    Room MANSHOLT
                    Parallel session 6 - Natural Resources

                    Chair: 

                    • Francisco Javier PEINADO LEBRERO, EASME  

                    Presentations & Speakers:

                    2020 Topics presentation

                    LC-CLA-15-2020: Forest Fires risk reduction: towards an integrated fire management approach in the EU (Nicolas FAIVRE, DG R&I)

                    LC-CLA-16-2020: Nature-based solutions for forest fires risk reduction and multi-hazard risk management in the EU (Nicolas FAIVRE, DG R&I)

                    LC-CLA-11-2020: Innovative nature-based solutions for carbon neutral cities and improved air quality (Josefina ENFEDAQUE, DG R&I)

                    SC5-27-2020: Strengthening international collaboration: Enhanced natural treatment solutions for water security and ecological quality in cities (Josefina ENFEDAQUE, DG R&I)

                    SC5-32-2020: Addressing wild pollinators decline and its effects on biodiversity and ecosystem services (Josefina ENFEDAQUE, DG R&I)

                    SC5-33-2020: Monitoring ecosystems through research, innovation and technology (Josefina ENFEDAQUE, DG R&I)

                    SC5-34-2020: ERA-NET Cofund action on conservation and restoration of degraded ecosystems and their biodiversity, including a focus on aquatic systems (Josefina ENFEDAQUE, DG R&I)

                    SC5-35-2020: ERA-NET Cofund action on enhancing urban transformation capacities (Christos FRAGAKIS, DG R&I)

                      Parallel Sessions
                      13:00 – 14:00
                      Networking lunch
                      Break
                      14:00 – 16:30
                      Table 1 to 12 --> Foyer downstairs // Table 13 to 23 --> Room JENKINS // Table 24 to 35 --> Foyer 2nd floor
                      Matchmaking activities (via B2Match app and other)
                      Matchmaking
                      14:00 – 16:30
                      Room De GASPERI
                      Parallel session 7 - Pitching

                      Chairs: 

                      • Benedicte LEBOUTTE, EASME
                      • Marco RANIERI, EASME
                      • Vessela STOYANOVA-MONTELEONE, EASME

                      Parallel Sessions
                      The event agenda's time zone is CEST.