KTN & Innovate UK to Host Information and Consortia Building Event for Horizon 2020 Circular Economy and Plastics

Posted on Posted on 5 Sep 2019

These events will consist of a briefing on the Call topics along with information and practical exercises on developing a successful proposal.

KTN and Innovate UK invite you to an Information and Consortia Building Event for Horizon 2020 Circular Economy and Plastics. This free to attend event will give details about forthcoming Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 5, specifically Circular Economy and Plastic related research and Innovation Actions.


The event will provide delegates with the opportunity to:

  • Gather information on forthcoming 2020 topics;
  • Discuss and refine your project ideas with potential partners;
  • Join consortia forming around forthcoming 2020 topics.


Who should attend

The event is suitable for anyone with an interest in participating in European projects in the forthcoming 2020 Circular Economy and Plastics topics. Delegates from all European Member States are encouraged to attend the event.


Programme Agenda

10:00 Welcome and Introduction

10:10 H2020 Circular Economy Topics 2020 call topics – H2020 Plastic related topics

10:55 UK participation in H2020

11:10 UK Circular Plastics Network

11:30 Panel Session: Q&A

11:50 Collaboration support landscape

12:15 Lunch

13:30 Hints & Tips: How to write a good proposal

14:00 Project idea pitches from delegates

13:00 Feedback

15:30 Next Steps & Close


For more information, and to register, click here.


Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020) – in addition to the private investment that this money will attract. It promises more breakthroughs, discoveries and world-firsts by taking great ideas from the lab to the market.

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