Dear all,
in the frame of the collaboration with NCP ACADEMY project http://www.ncpacademy.eu/  (the network of Legal & Financial National Contact Points), we are glad to invite you to attend the following trainings events:

The Meet & Exchange Workshop on Access to risk finance” will take place next June 9th in Brussels.

Are you puzzled with ERA?” will take place on the 29th – 30th June in Vienna.


1.       The Meet & Exchange Workshop on Access to risk finance” will take place next June 9th in Brussels.
This workshop aims to better understand how the National Contact Points may enhance the dialogue and the collaboration with the several actors from financial world at Eu, national and regional level. Enclosed you can find further details on the event rationale, the agenda and the link for registration.
Registration: Please confirm your participation at following link before May 29th:
http://www.apre.it/eventi/2016/i-semestre/ncp-academy-meet-exchange-workshop-on-access-to-risk-finance/

2.       Are you puzzled with ERA?” will take place on the 29th – 30th June in Vienna.
The training targets NCPs that want to get a broad overview of the different aspects of the European Research Policies. In particular multi-lateral programmes that surround Horizon 2020 like Joint Programming, Joint Technology Initiatives and programmes like COST and EUREKA will be presented and mutual commonalities and differences will be sought.
The training offers interactive training methods and provides a sound theoretical background, combined with many practical examples from experienced experts.
The training is targeted towards all thematic and horizontal NCPs both experienced and less experienced who would like to improve their knowledge in the field of EU research policy and multi-lateral programmes.
Registration: Before the meeting you are kindly invited to register online and answer three questions, that would help the trainers adapt the meeting to your previous experience: Register online

BUDGET ISSUES:
ETNA2020 PARTNERS: each partner can use its own travel budget allocated for trainings in order to attend NCP ACADEMY trainings. We kindly ask you to Inform APRE as soon as you register at the training.
SMART, GREEN & INTEGRATED TRANSPORT NCPs from EU member states and Associated Countries, other than ETNA2020 beneficiaries: are entitled to be reimbursed for their participation. For these NCPs , travel and accommodation cost will be paid by project budget and the procedure will be managed by APRE. Please send us an e-mail with your expression of interest.

Should you need further information, please feel free to contact us.
NCP_Academy__ARF_worshop_rev1.doc
Are_you_puzzled_with_ERA_agenda_2016.pdf
Practical_Guide_2906_Vienna.pdf