Date - 19/11/2019
14:00 - 19:30
Venue: Lansdown Suite, Herbert Park Hotel, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.
Date: November 19th, 2019
The aim of the event: To present the scientific potential of Lithuania and Ireland in the thematic areas (Information Technology (Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Photonics) and Life Sciences), to exchange the expertise and learn from each other and to give opportunity to discuss concrete cooperation possibilities and joint projects within the framework of Horizon 2020.
Participants from Lithuania: Lithuanian researchers and scientists
Participants from Ireland: Irish researchers and scientists, entrepreneurs
The event is organized by Lithuanian Research Development and Innovation Liaison Office in Brussels LINO and The Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to Ireland. The event is supported by Enterprise Ireland and Science Foundation Ireland.
14:00 – 14:30 Registration
14:30 – 14:45 Opening Remarks by The Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to Ireland and Research Council of Lithuania
14:45 – 15:05 Presentation on Lithuanian RDI landscape and ecosystem. Prof. Valdemaras Razumas, Vice-minister, Ministry for Education, Science and Sport of the Republic of Lithuania
15:05 – 15:35 Presentation on Irish RDI landscape and ecosystem. Dr Ciarán Seoighe, Deputy Director General, Science Foundation Ireland and Garrett Murray, National Director for Horizon 2020.
15:35 – 16:00 NCP presentations on Horizon 2020 calls in ICT (Information and Communication Technologies) and Health (Health, demographic change and wellbeing) thematic areas:
- Kay Duggan-Walls, Health Research Board (Health)
- Stephen O’Reilly, Enterprise Ireland (ICT)
16:00 – 16:15 Q&A
16:15 – 16:30 Coffee Break
16:30 – 18:00 Pitches by the participants on the topics they are interested in (max. 3 min per each participant). Selected Horizon 2020 calls:
- ICT-36-2020 (RIA) – Disruptive photonics technologies
- ICT-37-2020 (RIA) – Advancing photonics technologies and application driven photonics components and the innovation ecosystem technologies
- ICT-46-2020 (RIA) – Robotics in Application Areas and Coordination & Support
- ICT-47-2020 (RIA) – Research and Innovation boosting promising robotics applications Support
- SC1-BHC-06-2020 (RIA) – Digital diagnostics – developing tools for supporting clinical decisions by integrating various diagnostic data
- SC1-DTH-12-2020 (RIA) – Use of Real-World Data to advance research on the management of complex chronic conditions
- SC1-DTH-02-2020 (RIA) – Personalised early risk prediction, prevention and intervention based on Artificial Intelligence and Big Data technologies
- SC1-DTH-06-2020 (RIA) – Accelerating the uptake of computer simulations for testing medicines and medical devices
18:00 – 18:10 Closing remarks
18:10 – 19:30 Discussions and the Reception
Registration for the event is open till November 12th: https://forms.gle/GrSsf4dh868sa6La6
Contact person: Donata Mauricaitė, Policy Analyst at LINO Office firstname.lastname@example.org