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Very successful high-level mission to the EU organized by BILAT USA 4.0

From the 6th to the 9th of November 2018, BILAT USA 4.0 led a delegation of American business associations, R&I networks, and cluster organizations in a mission to the EU. The four-day event was highly appreciated by the delegation which participated in a rich program of visits with over…

Citizen Science Workshop

The BILAT USA 4.0 project hosted a Citizen Science workshop in conjunction with the conference on Citizen Observatories for natural hazards and water management (COWM) which took place in Venice, Italy, November 27-30, 2018. The workshop was co-organised by Dietmar Lampert of the Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI) and…

“Towards Transatlantic Co-operation in Pain Research” workshop successfully held on the 29th of October 2018

BILAT USA 4.0 in cooperation with the Health Directorate of the DG Research and Innovation, European Commission, organised the workshop titled “Towards Transatlantic Co-operation in pain research”, held on 29th of October in Brussels, Belgium at the premises of the European Commission. The event served to support the ongoing US-EU…

BILAT USA TOUR 4.0 on H2020 and EU Funding

From September 25th through October 1st, 2018 The National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA) hosted BILAT USA 4.0 workshops throughout 3 American cities. The workshops aimed to strengthen research collaboration between the EU/US and sought to promote cooperation and funding opportunities as well.

Recording of the Webinar " EU-USA Research Cooperation Opportunities – Horizon 2020 & USA funding" is available!

BILAT USA 4.0 organized a Webinar on EU-USA Research Cooperation Opportunities – Horizon 2020 & USA funding on the 14th of December 2018.

DLR hosted the US Info Points for H2020

On November 12-13, 2018 DLR, the Coordinator of the BILAT USA4.0, hosted the two US Info Points for H2020, namely the Consortium for Ocean Leadership represented by Allison Hays and American Chemical Society represented by Christopher La Prade at their premises in Bonn.

US Delegation to the EU participated in EU-US Cluster Round table for Knowledge Exchange

On the 6th of November a delegation of US cluster organizations participated in an EU-US cluster collaboration knowledge-sharing round table held at BLOXHUB in Copenhagen, Denmark. The roundtable focused on networking and knowledge exchange and provided the 32 participants an opportunity to learn from peers and experts. Organized by…

International Horizon projects criticised for ‘convoluted bureaucracy’

James Meegan, science fellow at the US Mission to the European Union and director of global research at the NIH, speaking at the Open! conference about the challanges to EU-US Scientific collaboration.

BILAT USA 4.0 organizing a high-level mission to the EU

From the 6th to the 9th of November 2018, BILAT USA 4.0 will lead a delegation of American business associations, research and innovation networks, and cluster organizations to the European Union (EU). The 13-member delegation, representing organizations from nine U.S. states, will spend four days visiting over 15 cluster…