UCC Research Support Services (RSS) Workshop: Horizon 2020 - Societal Challenge 2 and Societal Challenge 5

25 Sep 2017
Workshop Societal Challenge 2 & Societal Challenge 5

Interested in Learning about Societal Challenge 2 (Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture & Forestry, Marine & Maritime & Inland Water Research & the Bioeconomy) and Societal Challenge 5 (Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency & Raw Materials) under Horizon 2020 programme?







UCC Research Support Services (RSS) is hosting a Workshop focused on Societal Challenge 2 and 5 presented by Patrick Barrett (National Contact Point for SC2) and Alice Wemaere (National Contact Point for SC5).

This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the policy background to each of the programmes and the content of the new 2018-2020 work programmes. The NCPs will also offer tips and advice to future applicants. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session.

Thursday, 26th October


O'Rahilly Building, G27a


Places for this event are limited. To register, please email Noirin Ui Bhreithiunaigh (


There will also be an opportunity to meet with the NCPs for a 1:1 consultation on the day of the event. If you are interested in discussing any opportunities under the SC2 or SC5 Work Programmes, please let me know when registering (stating which challenge you are interested in). Timeslots will be assigned depending on the levels of interest and time available.

For more information on the Societal Challenge 2 here and Societal Challenge 5 here


Research and Innovation

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