European Technology Platform For SUSTAINABLE CHEMISTRY

CREATING SOLUTIONS TOGETHER

H2020 Nature-based Solutions (SC5) - Regreening Cities Info Day

Date: 30/09/2015 (09:15 › 14:30) Location: London, United Kingdom Address: Hilton London Euston Hotel 17-18 Upper Woburn Place WC1H 0HT Price: Free

This event forms part of a series of events officially launching Horizon 2020 Societal Challenges 2 (Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy) and 5 (Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials) in the UK. 

Programme

9.15 Registration

9.45 Welcome & Introduction

Daniela Melandri, European Relationship Manager, KTN

10.00 Introduction to Horizon 2020

Ewa Bloch, National Contact Point for Societal Challenge 5, Innovate UK

10.20 Focus on Nature-Based Solutions (NBS) in Horizon 2020

Ugo Guarnacci, European Commission DG Research 

10.50 Introduction of Enterprise Europe Network 

Carolina Fernandes, EEN

11.00 Break

11.20 Focus on nature-based solutions - large scale demonstration projects

Ugo Guarnacci, European Commission DG Research 

11.50 Nature-based solutions project case study 

The TURAS project - urban resilience and sustainability, University of East London

12.10 Key components of a good European project

Ewa Bloch, National Contact Point for Societal Challenge 5, Innovate UK

12.30 Q&A session

12.40 Next KTN/IUK events in Europe and nationally

Daniela Melandri, European Relationship Manager, KTN

12.45 Summary and close

Ewa Bloch, National Contact Point for Societal Challenge 5, Innovate UK

12.50 Networking lunch