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COST OPEN CALL 2022

COST OPEN CALL

The next deadline to hand in the proposals for the COST Open Call is fixed on the 20th of October 2022 at 12:00 AM.

More information via: https://www.cost.eu/funding/open-call-a-simple-one-step-application-process .

08-06-2022
COST Information sessions

The Belgian COST National Contact Points (CNCs) organise on 8 June 2022 in the Royal Library (KBR) in Brussels two information sessions:

  • a general session to present COST and its networking opportunities from 10:00 AM till 12:00 PM
  • a specialised session for Belgian researchers and innovators that are preparing a proposal as the 'main proposer' or ‘secondary proposer’ from 14:00 PM till 15:30 PM

Lunch is not included but there is a cafeteria in the Royal Library (KBR).

The meeting will be held in English, registration is mandatory .

  • Date:
    8 June 2022: general info session from 10:00 AM till 12:00 PM and specialised info session from 14:00 PM till 15:30 PM

  • Registration:  
    Open until 30 May 2022 and via this link .
  • Venue:
    The Royal Library of Belgium (KBR), Mont des arts 28/ Kunstberg 28, 1000 Brussels
    Room Panorama on the sixth floor

  • Target audience:
    - General session: open for researchers and innovators based in Belgium who want to know more about COST and its networking opportunities
    - Specialised session: open for researchers and innovators based in Belgium preparing a COST proposal as the main proposer or secondary proposer

  • Belgian contacts for COST

  • Organisers: CIS\COST members :
    BELSPO, CFWB, FWO, SPW, Innoviris and EWI

Presentations

08-06-2022
AGENDA COST GENERAL INFORMATION SESSION 2022 (MORNING)
10:00‑10:05 Welcome words by Pascale Van Dinter, Belgian member of COST Committee of Senior Officials / COST National Coordinator, BELSPO
10:05-10:20 COST: Promoting and Spreading Research Excellence in Europe and beyond - Dr Ronald de Bruin, Director, COST Association
10:20-10:35 What is COST and how to participate in a COST Action? - Bart Veys, Policy Officer COST, COST Association
10:35-10:50 How to submit an application? - Bart Veys, Policy Officer, COST Association
10:50-11:20 Added value and benfits by Natalie Verbruggen, ULB and vice-chair of the COST action CA19116 Trace metal metabolism in plants
11:20-11:25 COST in Belgium - COST National Coordinator and regional representatives
11:25
Q&A
11:45 End of the session


08-06-2022
AGENDA COST SPECIALISED INFORMATION SESSION 2022 (AFTERNOON)
14:00-14:05 Welcome words by Pascale Van Dinter, Belgian member of COST Committee of Senior Officials / COST National Coordinator, BELSPO
14:05-14:20 How to prepare a COST proposal by Bart Veys, Policy Officer, COST Association
14:20-14:50 Impressions from a Working Group leader in the COST action Harmonizing clinical care and research on adrenal tumours in European countries by Thierry Vermeeren from OZ Consulting
14:50-15:20 Tips and tricks for the preparation of a COST action by Brecht Devleesschauwer from Sciensano, MC-Chair of COST action 'European Burden of Disease Network’
15:20-15:30 Q&A and closing of the session

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