Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions Campaign and Information Day in Armenia
On 3 March, 2017 Information Day on H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions took place at the National Academy of Sciences of RA, which was organized jointly with EaP Plus project in the framework of MSCA Campaign in Associated Countries initiated by European Commission.
As we already know Armenia became H2020 Associated Country in 2016 and this opened up additional opportunities for Armenian organizations to participate in all the calls of H2020 in particular for innovative and research-intensive SMEs.
This Campaign was in line with a series of events dedicated to the association of Armenia to Horizon 2020 and intended to encourage more active participation of Armenian researchers and research organizations in H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions.
The invited representative of the European Commission and EU experts introduced MSCA in details and trained the participants on proposal writing, providing useful tips and hints for successful applications.
The agenda of the event also included presentation on the activities of the Enterprise Europe Network in Armenia carried out by the International Programs Department of the National Academy of Sciences in cooperation with SME Development National Center of Armenia, as well as the innovation and technology transfer services provided by the network.
The event was a true success attended by more than 120 researchers from academic institutes, universities and other research organizations.