The Green Deal Call under the Horizon 2020 research and innovation program offers funding opportunities in line with the EU’s roadmap towards a climate-neutral Europe in 2050. The total budget of the call is 1 billion Euro and the deadline is 26 January 2021. Swiss legal entities like companies, universities, research organizations or NGOs are fully eligible for funding.
The broad range of topics aims for projects that respond to the climate crisis and help protect Europe’s ecosystem and biodiversity. Horizon 2020 Green Deal Call focuses on rapid scalability, dissemination and uptake to bring real benefits to Europeans in their daily life.
Topic areas include:
- secure energy
- circular economy
- resource efficient buildings
- smart mobility
- farm to fork
- zero-pollution and others.
Experts from Euresearch will give insights into funding options, explain specifics of the Green Deal Call and conditions for participation. A Q&A session will give you the opportunity to ask questions.
Survey of European programs
Participants report their prior knowledge and experiences
Welcome and introduction
Karin Sartorius, Life Science Manager, Economic Development AWA Basel-Stadt
Dr. Robert Sum, Corporate Support, Life Sciences and Innovation, Economic Development Baselland
Dr. Adrian Sprenger, Manager Entrepreneurship, Basel Area Business & Innovation
Green Deal Call Speakers
Dr. Susanne Daniel, Company Advisor, Euresearch Regional Office Basel
Dr. Matthew Whellens, National Contact Point for Industry and Space, Euresearch Network Office, Bern
Dr. Judith Zbinden, National Contact Point for Climate Action and Environment, Euresearch Network Office, Bern