Research Connection Symposium
Aug 8 '18 (7 hours)
Washington, D. C., US
About Research Connection Symposium
ENRICH in the USA, through partner - the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA, www.ncura.edu) - organizes the ENRICH in the USA Research Connection Symposium (RCS) taking plaENRICH in the USA, through partner - the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA, www.ncura.edu) - organizes the ENRICH in the USA Research Connection Symposium (RCS) taking place August 8th, 2018. The RCS is open to EU Member States and Associated Countries researchers, research managers and administrators, research universities, and national academies of science looking for a US counterpart to collaborate on their research. This service gives you the opportunity to:
• Meet potential partners;
• Understand & better leverage ENRICH in the USA support;
• Explore opportunities of funding in the US.
The Symposium will be the first ENRICH in the USA Research Connection Symposium, held in tandem with the National Council of University Research Administrators’ (NCURA) Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. (August 5-8, 2018). This symposium will connect EU researchers and research administrators to their U.S. counterparts, enabling collaboration and potential joint research endeavours. This symposium will provide a platform for EU researchers to present their work and define their research needs to potential US partners, while their research managers and administrators will be able to provide insights on the next steps for working together and if there will be viable funding and channels for collaboration. This event will feature 2-minute pitch sessions, networking opportunity with US funding agencies, and research match-making.
Target Group of this Call:
Research Managers and Researchers from European research institutes, universities, and national academies of science. Research managers that apply together with at least one of their researchers are highly recommended to apply.