Workshop on Horizon 2020 at UM in the afternoon of Sept 24, 2015

Horizon 2020 - The EU Framework Programme for Research and InnovationThursday, September 24, 2015 – 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

University of Miami

This program is co-sponsored by
The Miami-Florida European Union Center of Excellence

The University of Miami
Miami Scientific Italian Community

2:30 p.m. Welcome

  • Dr. Norma Sue Kenyon, vice-provost of innovation and chief innovation officer, Miller School of Medicine Center Director, University of Miami (TBC)
  • Dr. Karin Scarpinato, Assistant Provost for Research, University of Miami (TBC)
  • Christine I. Caly-Sanchez, Associate Director, Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence, FIU

2:35 – 3:50 p.m. Presentation on Horizon 2020 and EU Research & Innovation funding

  • Dr. Olaf Heilmayer, Head of Unit, German Aerospace Center, Multilateral Cooperation, Monitoring, European and International Cooperation, Bonn, Germany
  • Vera Kammann , DLR Project Management Agency, European and International Cooperation | International Bureau, Bonn, Germany

3:50 – 4:00 p.m. Testimonial by Dr. Alexandra Quittner, Professor of Psychology, Pediatrics, Otolaryngology, Director, Child Division, University of Miami (TBC)

4:00 – 4:45 p.m. Networking Reception

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