11/10/2017 16:58
05/10/2017 15:52

Partnering Event for Upcoming Health Calls

SRNSF disseminates information that the EU-funded project „Health-NCP-Net 2.0“is organizing a Partnering Event on December 7th, 2017 in Brussels  which is meant to assist in finding the right project partners for the upcoming Health Calls. Participation in the event is free and it will target a wide spectrum of stakeholders from companies (including SMEs), universities, research organizations and others from Europe and beyond interested in sharing new project ideas in finding collaboration partners for the upcoming calls of SC1 in Horizon 2020. Besides, European Commission Open Info Day is also set for the next day, December 8th, 2017 in Brussels. More information at: Registration will  open on the 8th of October until the 31st of October  at the following link:  
22/09/2017 13:54

Announcement: Joint Call for Proposals by Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) and LEPL- Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation (SRNSF)

Joint Call for Proposals by Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) and LEPL - Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia (SRNSFG) will be announced in late October or in November of 2017 . The aim of the call is to promote cooperation between Turkish and Georgian higher educational institutes and research centers, to provide funds for joint research projects and to facilitate the exchange of individual scientists and specialists. The call provides funding for the implementation of joint research projects .         The call covers the following scientific fields: 1.Natural sciences 2.Engineering and technology 3.Medical and health sciences 4.Agrarian sciences 5.Social sciences 6.Humanities Turkish and Georgian joint teams are eligible to submit a Joint Research Project. Georgian and Turkish scientific teams will submit a joint research project to the TUBITAK electronic base in English. Afterwards, they will submit Georgian and English versions of the project to the Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia (SRNSFG). Georgian scientific team should have a principal investigator from Georgia and Turkish scientific team should have a principal investigator from Turkey. The funds requested from SRNSF for joint research project should not exceed 30 000 GEL for two years, i.e.15 000 GEL annually. Please, consider that the documentation forms and corresponding annexes (Order of the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia, order of SNRSF Director General, Guidelines and Rules for Participation, Application form, Joint Statement Form) will be available after the call announcement . Final submitted project should be prepared according to the indicated terms! For further information, please contact the program coordinators at SRNSFG: Mariam Keburia +995 322 200 220 (4022);   Irakli Grdzelishvili +995 322 200 220 (4022);  
20/09/2017 17:35

Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships

SRNSFG disseminates information on the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists for the 2018–2019 academic year.   Each year the Swiss Confederation awards Government Excellence Scholarships to promote international exchange and research cooperation between Switzerland and over 180 other countries. Recipients are selected by the awarding body, the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS).   The Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships are aimed at young researchers from abroad who have completed a master’s degree or PhD and at foreign artists holding a bachelor’s degree.   Basic scholarship requirements are: academic degree, prominent research experience and potential, substantial knowledge of English language or other official language of Switzerland. Scholarship duration depends on the selected program and may last from 1 to 3 years. Applications must be delivered to the Embassy of Switzerland in Georgia, until November 20, 2017 .   For the additional information follow the link .
11/09/2017 14:26

CONCORDi 2017 - 6-th European conference on corporate R&D and innovation

The biennial European Conference on Corporate R&D and Innovation proposes a 3 days programme networking with researchers from nearly 30 universities and technological institutes from across the world: Europe, North and South America.  The plenary and parallel sessions will also host international financial institutions, corporations and policy representatives from the US Patent and Trademark Office, the OECD or the European Commission. CONCORDi 2017 is organised by the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission in association with the OECD. It will take place in Seville (27-29 September). There is no conference registration fee. For the further information, visit the website .
11/09/2017 12:13

Horizon 2020 Energy information days

This year the Energy Info Days will present the new funding opportunities and innovative schemes offered by Horizon 2020’s Work Program 2018-2020. Applying for funding is a competitive process, and only the best project proposals will be selected. If you would like to know more about the type of projects horizon 2020 will be looking for, join the event in Brussels on 23, 24 and 25 October 2017. More than 700 participants coming from research institutions, associations, businesses, European and national energy associations, chambers of commerce, European institutions, universities, financial institutions, etc. are expected. Registrations will open in September 2017. A link will be published on this page after the summer.    
05/09/2017 16:56

EaP PLUS International Conference

One of the tasks of EaP PLUS is promoting the EU – EaP Panel on Research and Innovation. Within this task the project contributes to the organization of the  International Conference “From innovative ideas to successful businesses: promoting the national systems of early stage financing of innovative companies in EaP countries” to be held in Minsk, Belarus on September 21, 2017  under the aegis of the Panel. The overall goal of the conference is to contribute to the further development of the national systems of early stage financing of SMEs in the EaP countries. The conference is organized by the EaP Panel on Research and Innovation in cooperation with the EC, State Committee on Science and Technology of Belarus, BelISA and the EaP PLUS project. Participation is free of charge.  Registration is open till September 15, 2017. For the further information, please, follow the  link .
30/08/2017 12:07
22/08/2017 13:52

The Herrenhausen Conference "Dangerous Landscapes" by the Volkswagen Foundation (VolkswagenStiftung)

The Herrenhausen Conference "Dangerous Landscapes" on November 27-29, 2017 will specifically examine trans-disciplinary and emerging approaches to disaster risk reduction in low-income communities. It will address integrative and affordable forms of prevention and counteractions that could be integrated into everyday life of threatened communities. A broad array of experts from various disciplines is invited to join the conference, including researchers and practitioners of landscape and urban design, the humanities, the engineering sciences, as well as those involved in community-based organizations. Program A detailed program can be found here . Cluster 1:  Towards a Deeper Understanding of Risk Cluster 2:  Community-based Knowledge and Coping Strategies Cluster 3:  Landscape-based Disaster Risk Management Cluster 4:  Weaving and Wiring Registration There are no fees for attendance, but registration is essential. If you would like to attend the conference, please register by clicking here . Language The conference language is English. For the additional information, please, follow the link .
17/08/2017 14:42

ICPES 2017 - 7th International Conference on Power and Energy System

ICPES 2017 aims to provide a high level international forum to bring together industry professionals, academics and individuals from institutions, industrials and government agencies to exchange information, share achievements and discus the advancement in the fields of Power and Energy Systems, etc.The IEEE 7-th International Conference on Power and Energy Systems (ICPES) will be held during 1-3 November 2017 in Toronto, Canada. Join as a presenter Submit an abstract to ICPES 2017 before the submission deadline. The conference Scientific Committee reserves the right to reject low quality abstracts, as well as those not pertinent to the themes of the conference. Join as an author Submit a full paper to ICPES 2017 and get the chance to publish. The accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. More details will be given. Submission deadline is August 30, 2017 For the additional information, please, follow the following links: