Webinar “Conquering cancer – mission possible: coordination of actions in Baltic States”

Date - 16/12/2021
13:00 - 15:00

The Research Council of Lithuania National Contact Points (NCPs) and Lithuanian RDI Liaison Office LINO in Brussels  together with Latvian and Estonian national RDI Liaison Offices in Brussels and  national NCPs are pleased to invite you to the webinar “Conquering cancer – mission possible: coordination of actions in Baltic States”. This event targets the stakeholders who are planning to participate in the Horizon Europe Cancer Mission activities.

During the event, our guests from European Commission (EC), Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian national authorities, cancer research institutions, start-ups and NGOs will present the main aspects of cancer research under “Horizon Europe” funding programme. The speakers will discuss how they could contribute to the Cancer Mission and coordinate their implementation efforts at the regional level in the Baltic countries.

Event recordings are available here.

Event Agenda

Speaker’s Bios

Moderator:  Mr Neeme Raud, Estonia

13:00 – 13:25    Annika Nowak, Head of Sector Cancer Mission secretariat, EC DG Research & Innovation “The EU Mission on Cancer and the Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan”

13:25 – 13:55     The Mission coordination actions at national level:

13:55 – 14:15     Baltic States cases studies:

14.15 – 14.25    Role of NGOs in Mission Cancer -David Ritchie, Association of European Cancer League.

14.25 – 14.35     Panel discussion with NGOs:

14:35 – 14:45    BranchyDOSE: start-up role in the cancer treatment innovations. Cooperation between the countries: Medics Paris Region Cluster (FR), North Estonia Medical Centre (EE), UAB Albamentric (LT). Dr Neringa Šeperienė (LT).

14:45 – 15:00     Q&A, Conclusions of the event


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