The event was an introductory event targeting potential participants in Horizon Europe Framework Programme that would like to learn about the new Horizon Europe Structure and the Strategic Plan for 2021-24. The event focused on the Work Programme for Civil Security for Society covered under the new Cluster 3 section of Pillar II area: Global Challenges and European Industrial Competitiveness. The destinations covered in the event were as follows.
- Fighting Crime and Terrorism
- Border Management
- Resilient Infrastructure
- Increased Cybersecurity
- Disaster-Resilient Society for Europe
- Strengthened Security Research and Innovation
The event presented the Horizon Europe Structure & Strategic Plan for 2021-2024 covering EU priorities and Civil Security for Society Work Programme destinations and outlining the Strategic Orientations, expected impacts & corresponding Work Programme destinations. It also covered Horizon Europe Call & Proposal Documents including the new Proposal Template.
The sessions were structured in such a way to help participants grasp the fundamental concepts of Horizon Europe Programme Strategic Plan related to Civil Security for Society. The content was enriched with presentations, training notes, curated literature from the EU, and useful templates.