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"Issues in EU Participation in U.S. Federal Science & Technology Research Funding Programmes" session at the EARMA annual conference

Jun 24, 2011

Bragança, Portugal

The Link2US organised a session during the 2011 EARMA annual conference to better understand major U.S. research funding programmes open to European institutions and to help identify key issues and navigate obstacles related to these programmes for grant administrators/managers.  The session featured a discussion to elucidate those policy and administrative areas that could be made more coherent and compatible by U.S. and EU authorities to ease research cooperation.


(Part 1)
Welcome - (Chair) John Westensee, Aahus University, Denmark
Introduction to Link2US (presentation) - Dora Groo, TETALAP
National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant programmes (presentation)- Bryan Clark, National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) ICPO programmes (presentation) - Lesley Blancas, DHS

(Part 2)
Survey results of EU-based institution participation in U.S. grant programmes (presentation)- Tom C. Wang, AAAS
Discussion Panel - Chair and all speakers

Session report.pdf

BILAT-USA (Grant Agreement no: 244434) and Link2US (Grant Agreement no: 244371) Projects are co-funded by the European Union’s Capacities Programme on International Cooperation under the 7th Framework Programme for Research and Technological Cooperation.