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Horizon 2020 workshop at ANTONOV Company

Jan 29, 2018
On ANTONOV’s initiative, an information and practical workshop “Aviation research in EU Framework Programmes: Opportunities for Ukraine” took place in the premises of ANTONOV Company on 25 January 2018.

Mr. Olexandr Los, the Vice-President of ANTONOV Company welcomed the workshop participants and expressed the Company’s interest in widening international scientific and technical cooperation with EU entities. He also underlined an importance of joint efforts to tackle global challenges of aviation impact on environment and climate.

 

   

 

In the frame of the workshop, Transport NCP experts presented general information about Horizon 2020 Framework Programme and details of open aviation-oriented calls in 2018-2019 Transport Work Programme. Specific attention was paid to Clean Sky 2 Joint Undertaking, as the largest opportunity for science and industry cooperation in aviation at EU level, and its open CFP07 Call for Proposals.

 

Also, a guided discussion regarding different opportunities and barriers relevant to Ukrainian organizations participation in Horizon 2020 was held with involvement of representatives of ANTONOV Company subdivisions as well as invited experts from National Aviation University and several Research Institutes of the National Academy of Science of Ukraine.

 

The Workshop was held under the umbrella of RADIAN and AERO-UA H2020 projects.