30.09.2013 - 01.10.2013 | Vilnius, Lithuania

EEP 2013 – Conference on the Enhancement of European International Cooperation and Eastern Partnership in R&D&I

This conference, which is organised under the aegis of the Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, focuses on cooperation in Research, Development and Innovation on the international level with special emphasis on the Eastern Partnership countries (Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan) in the context of European Research Area, Innovation Union, Europe 2020 and Eastern Partnership Roadmap.

The conference in Lithuania will cover issues related to the current EU policies on R&D&I, the Eastern Partnership dimension, and the future plans for Horizon 2020, as well as sharing good practices among different Member States and Eastern Partnership countries.

EEP2013 will bring together the main stakeholders, including the European Commission, national policy making bodies, policy makers, a broad research community, and those who are interested in the international dimension of EU policies and cooperation with Eastern Partnership countries on R&D&I.

The conference outcome – the declaration – will provide suggestions for improvements on international relations and further possible steps in International and Eastern Partnership. It may become the basis for a future Roadmap. 

The BILAT-UKR*AINA project, together with other International Cooperation projects dealing with Eastern Partnership region, will be actively present at the conference, in person represented by Mr Klaus Schuch (ZSI) and Ms Marina Gorokhovatska (NASU), moderator and speaker in Paralell Session 1: 'Tackling societal challenges in the frame of cooperation on R&D&I with Eastern Partnership countries'.

BILAT-UKR*AINA cordially invites you to this paralell session and the conference!

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