Brokerage Event 29 January 2018

The Brokerage Event on 29 January 2018 was organised by the NCP network in cooperation with the European Commission.

The event brought together 472 participants from 41 countries with the aim of learning about the different topics in the H2020 Science with and for Society 2018-2019 Work Programme.

Presentations of the policy framework given by the European Commission can be accessed by clicking on the relevant topic in the agenda below. Please note that some presentations include information about more than one topic.


08.30-09.30 Registration

09.30-10.00 | Welcome

  • Adalheidur Jónsdóttir, Coordinator of NCP network
  • Ana Arana Antelo, Head of Unit of B.7: Science with and for Society, Directorate General Research and Innovation - Directorate B - Innovation and ERA
  • Noora Eronen, Project Officer DG RTD B7 - Science with and for Society

Science with and for Society programme beyond H2020

10.00-12.20 | Policy Framework - Presentations:

Strategic Orientation 1. Accelerating and catalysing processes of institutional changes
Open schooling and collaboration on science education. Maria Karamitrou, Project Assistant
SWAFS-04-2018 Encouraging the re-use of research data generated by publically funded research projects. Jean-François Dechamp, Senior Policy Officer,
SWAFS-05-2018 – 2019  Grounding RRI practices in research and innovation funding and performing organisations. Linden Farrer, Policy Officer
SWAFS-02-2018 Innovative methods for teaching ethics and research integrity and
SWAFS-03-2018  Developing research integrity standard operating procedures. Dorian Karatzas, Head of Sector

Strategic Orientation 2. Stepping up support to Gender equality in Research and Innovation Policy
SWAFS-09-2018 Supporting research organisations to implement gender equality plans,
Analysing gender gaps and biases in the allocation of grants and
SWAFS-13-2018 Gender Equality. Nina Baumeister, Project Assistant

Strategic Orientation 3. Building the territorial dimension of SWAFS partnerships
SWAFS-14-2018 Supporting the development of territorial RRI. Linden Farrer, Policy Officer. 
Mobilising Research Excellence in EU Outermost Regions. Stefan Weiers, Head of Sector

Strategic Orientation 4. Exploring and supporting citizen science
SWAFS-15-2018-2019 Exploring and supporting citizen science. Linden Farrer, Policy Officer

Strategic Orientation 5. Building the knowledge base for SWAFS
Taking stock of the application of the precautionary principle in R&I,
SWAFS-20-2018 - 2019
Building the knowledge base for SWAFS and
Advancing the Monitoring the Evolution and Benefits of RRI. Linden Farrer, Policy Officer
Taking stock and re-examining the role of science communication. Noora Eronen, Policy Officer


ORION project - Michela Bertero,  Head of International and Scientific Affairs, Centre for Genomic Regulation

EDU-ARCTIC project - Agata Goździk,  Project Manager, Department of Polar and Marine Research, Institute of Geophysics Polish Academy of Sciences

12.30-13.30 | LUNCH

13.30-16.30 | Brokerage event and matchmaking session

Participants will be assigned their personal agenda for the matchmaking session. Profiles will be available on the event website for future reference.