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EU-India STI Cooperation Days 2014 focused on Energy, in order to maximize future scientific and business collaboration in this field.

Download the full programme of the EU-India STI Days here. Find all the presenations of the successful two-days event below:

Opening Conference:

The Opening Conference gathered high-level speakers and provide participants with background information on EU-India collaboration - general and with specific focus on Energy. The Opening Conference provided information on latest developments in India-EU STI cooperation and EU-India common challenges and cooperation priorities in the field of Energy.

Update on the Indo-European Partnership on Research and Innovation, Denis Dambois, First Councellor - Head of Science and Technology, Delegation of the European Union to India

Presentation of H2020 and Future Opportunities for India-EU Cooperation, Vivek Dham, Advisor, Research & Innovation, Delegation of the European Union to India

INNO INDIGO and INDIGO POLICY: Looking Back on a Successful Year of Activities, Hans Westphal, INNO INDIGO Managing Coordinator, DLR; Florian Gruber, INDIGO POLICY Coordinator, ZSI

EURAXESS: Your gateway to the European Research Area (ERA)Ainhitze Bizkarralegorra Bravo, Country Representative, EURAXESS Links India

Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy Chalenge in Horizon 2020 and Opportunities for International Cooperation, Piotr Swiatek, Horizon 2020 German National Contact Point for Energy, ResearchCenter Jülich

The Energy Sector in India: What India has to offer for International Cooperation in the field of Energy Research? Girish Sethi, Director, industrial Energy Efficiency Division, TERI

INDIGO POLICY: “Energy” as seen by copatenting and co-publishing, Florian Gruber, INDIGO POLICY Project Coordinator; ZSI & Kaisa Granqvist, Researcher, ZSI

Young Scientist Competition 2014

The young scientist competition 2014 gives young researchers from India and the EU the opportunity to promote their research projects and ideas for cooperation by introducing them to the EU-India STI cooperation network.The young scientist were invited to present their ideas for scientific and/or innovative cooperative projects or their existing projects in the form of short videos.

The winner of the Young Scientist Competition 2014 is Santosh Bothe with the entry "Disease Diagnosis Using Voice Samples".

Showcasing Indo-European Cooperation in Seven Energetic Stories

The seven Indo-European projects of the New Indigo Partnership Programme in the field of Smart Grids and New Energy Materials (NPP4) present their activities and key success factors for their work in an original format.

Bio-E-MAT, Prof S Venkata Mohan, CSIR-IICT

INOTES, Dr Arvind Kumar, IIT Kanpur & Dr Axel Gottschalk, HS-BHV

NanoMFC, Prof. Suddhasatwa Basu, IIT Delhi

PVMARS, Dr Aryasomayajula Subrahmanyam, IIT Madras & Dr Smagul Karazhanov, IFE

Stabiliz-E, Dr Bernhard Schaetz, Fortiss GmbH &  Saikat Chakrabarti, IIT Kanpur

WISC, Janne Simonen, University of Jyväskylä

ENERGIZING EU-INDIA STI COOPERATION - in the areas of "smart grids", "solar energy" and "bioenergy"

Presentation by the European and Indian Inditiatevs Active In the Three Sub-thematics

Severino Falcon Morales, Solar ERA-Net

Priyangshu M Sarma, Sahyong Project/TERI

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency, ERA-Net Bioenergy

Industry views on Cooperative STI Activities, Leena Pishe Thomas, Regional Director, EBTC

Validation Workshop

Inno Indigo Survey Results, Martina De Sole, APRE

NPP Call involving SMEs, Lucie Durocher, CNRS

Valorization Workshop

Many bilateral or multilateral projects are running on water, energy and health. In this workshop, that has a clear focus on water and energy, you will get views and inside information on the key success factors of these projects that will make sure that research and innovation will finally lead to market uptake.

Speakers from science, industry and finance will give their best practices and views on valorization and market uptake. Find all the presentations here.

Furter Information:

For further information about the programme of the event please visit the EU-India STI cooperation Days website

Serena Borgna
APRE - Agency for the Promotion of European Research

+39 06 48 93 99 93

Martina Desole
APRE - Agency for the Promotion of European Research

+39 06 48 93 99 93

This project has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological
development and demonstration.

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