Conferences and symposiums Research Summit UCL Cities Partnerships Programme Stockholm - 'Climate Change and Health in the City'

15-06-2021 11:00 am - 1:30 pm Add to iCal
Online Zoom

Stockholm Trio and University College London (UCL) proudly announce the first joint event.

The Summit  will offer a strategic overview of the Horizon Europe Programme, with a focus on the collaboration opportunities as well as several inspirational panel discussions on how to succeed in receiving a highly competitive EU- grant. UCL and the universities in the Stockholm trio (Karolinska Institutet (KI), KTH Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) and Stockholm University (SU)) have a long history of collaborations in research, education and innovation.

The aim of this event is to highlight collaborative excellence, and to promote collaboration and active exchanges between our two organisations.

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Welcome - Launch of CPP Stockholm & European research landscape

Welcome and Introduction to UCL Cities Partnership Programme (CPP) Stockholm
Dr Catalina Turcu
UCL Academic Director CPP Stockholm

Welcome from UCL
Professor David Price UCL Vice-Provost Research, Innovation & Global Engagement

Welcome from Stockholm
Professor Stefan Östlund Vice President Global relations KTH, (representing the Stockholm Trio)

Introduction to Stockholm
Adjunct Professor Clara Hellner, Director of research & innovation, Stockholm Region & Representative from the City

Introduction to London
Representative from the City

Network IQ and Innovation
Dr Daria Tataj Expert on innovation networks, Former Chair of Advisors to EU Commissioner for Research and Innovation, and World Economic Forum’s Digital Leader (2017)

Horizon Europe
What are the challenges connected to missions and clusters and how should researchers and companies address these?
Philippe Froissard Head of Unit: Cities Mission, Directorate-General Research and Innovation, European Commission

Towards Horizon Europe Funding - Taking stock of research process, outputs and outcomes

University Support Services & Tips to Access Horizon Europe Funding from the Experts
What is needed for a successful proposal and where to go for support.
Kimberly Cornfield Head of European Research and Innovation, UCL & Björn Kull Head of Grants Office, Karolinska Institutet

Frontiers - Research process and academia-public-private partnering

UCL Shadow Robot (Robotics and AI) Demonstration
Speaker: Rich Walker
Managing Director, Shadow Robot

KI FET-project Topspec.
Speaker: Professor Roman Zubarev

KTH & SU Digital Demo Stockholm – iwater
Speaker: Associate Professor Zahra Kalantari

Questions & Answers
Moderator: Dr Catalina Turcu

Parallel Panels 

Climate Change
Moderator: Dr Catalina Turcu

Moderator: Professor Richard Day

Conclusion - Wrap up and next steps

Reporting back from the breakout sessions & Conclusions and next steps of cooperation
What will happen now – planned workshops and CPP Stockholm funding

Dr Catalina Turcu
UCL Academic Director CPP Stockholm


Lotta Lundqvist International coordinator