Info Day: Cluster 1 – Health

Date/Time
Date - 02/07/2021
9:30 - 18:00


This session aims to inform (potential) applicants for topics included in the Cluster 1 ‘Health’ workprogramme of 2021.

Under the pillar 2 of Horizon Europe, Cluster 1 focusses on Health and aims to deliver on the following six destinations matching the Strategic Plan;
Staying healthy in a rapidly changing society;
Living and working in a health-promoting environment;
Tackling diseases and reducing disease burden ;
Ensuring access to innovative, sustainable and high-quality health care;
Unlocking the full potential of new tools, technologies and digital solutions for a healthy society;
Maintaining an innovative, sustainable and globally competitive health-related industry.

Programme of the online event

  1. 9:30 Welcome and general presentation of the Health 2021 Work Programme

    9:30 – 11:00 | Plenary session

    Directors co-chairing the Health cluster will welcome participants and give a general presentation of the policy context of the Cluster. Watch this session 

  2. 11:15 Destination 1 – Staying healthy in a rapidly changing society

    11:15 – 12:00 | Plenary session

    This session will focus on Destination 1 – Staying healthy in a rapidly changing society. Watch this session 

  3. 12:15 Destination 2 – Living and working in a health-promoting environment

    12:15 – 13:00 This Q&A session will focus on Destination 2 of the Health cluster: Living and working in a health-promoting environment. Watch this session 

  4. 13:15 Destination 3 – Tackling diseases and reducing disease burden

    13:15 – 14:00 This Q&A session will focus on Destination 3 – Tackling diseases and reducing disease burden. Watch this session 

  5. 14:15 Destination 4 – Ensuring access to innovative, sustainable and high-quality health care

    14:15 – 15:00 This Q&A session will address Destination 4 and the topics foreseen in WP 2021 for reaching the Expected Impact: Health care systems provide equal access to innovative, sustainable and patient-centred solutions. Watch this session 

  6. 15:15 Destination 5 – Unlocking the full potential of new tools, technologies and digital solutions for a healthy society

    15:15 – 16:00 | Plenary session

    This Q&A session on destination 5 aims to promote the development of tools, technologies and digital solutions for treatments, medicines, medical devices and improved health outcomes Watch this session 

  7. 16:15 Destination 6 – Maintaining an innovative, sustainable and globally competitive health-related industry

    16:15 – 17:00 | Plenary session

    This session will focus on Destination 6 of the Health cluster: Maintaining an innovative, sustainable and globally competitive health-related industry. Watch this session 

  8. 17:15 Essential Information for Clinical Studies in Horizon Europe

    17:15 – 18:00

    This session explains the section headings of a template that guides applicants to provide essential information on clinical studies in a standardised format. Watch this session