Horizon 2020 Info Day and Brokerage Event
«Innovative by Nature: Responding to Societal Challenges through Nature-Based Solutions and Cultural Heritage»
8 December 2016
Madou Auditorium, Brussels
The EU Research and Innovation Funding Programme, Horizon 2020, luanched calls for proposals for large demonstration projects related to:
- Nature-based solutions for inclusive urban regeneration
- Heritage-led rural regeneration
- Nature–based solutions for hydro-meteorological risk reduction
European Commission organized an Information Day and Brokerage Event focussed on the above metioned topics.
The aim of the event is twofold:
- To present the Horizon 2020 Work Programme for the 2017 “Innovating with Nature and Culture” calls. Keynote speakers and Commission officers will provide tips and information on: innovative nature-based solutions in cities; cultural heritage as a driver for sustainable growth; nature-based solutions for hydro-meteorological risk reduction.
- To facilitate networking, information exchange and partnerships of actors interested in bilateral meetings, during the afternoon brokerage event.