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Croissant Event of UAS4EUROPE

'UAS on the Horizon of Europe'

UAS4EUROPE invites you to its Croissant Event ‘UAS on the Horizon of Europe’ on 25 September 2018 in Brussels at the Permanent Representation of the Netherlands. UAS4EUROPE will introduce its position paper on the next framework programme, Horizon Europe. Register now to save a seat!

On the Horizon of Europe

UAS4EUROPE organises its second Croissant Event on 25 September 2018. You will be welcomed in the morning by the Dutch Deputy Permanent Representative to the EU, Ronald van Roeden. The UAS4EUROPE representative and president of UASnet, Henrik Wolff, will introduce the position paper on Horizon Europe. Fabienne Gautier, Head of Unit Open Science and ERA Policy Unit DG RTD of the European Commission, will respond. Subsequently Fabienne Gautier will participate in a panel discussion on the involvement of UAS in Horizon Europe with Angelika Niebler, Member of the European Parliament (EPP), Johann Kastner, Vice-President of UAS Upper Austria and Elke Decrock, staff member EU-research Unit of Artevelde University College Ghent. Marjolijn Brussaard, Vice-President of UASnet and President of ArtEZ University of the Arts, will close the event and gives you the opportunity to network with coffee, tea and croissants. Participation is free of charge, but registration is required. Register through this link.


Date: 25 September 2018
Time: 09.00 – 11.30
Venue: Permanent Representation of the Netherlands to the EU, Avenue de Cortenbergh 4-10, 1040 Brussels



 09:00 – 09:20

 Registration and coffee or tea

 09:20 – 09:30

 Welcome speech by Ronald van Roeden - Deputy
 Permanent Representative of the Netherlands to the
 European Union

 09:30 – 09:45

 Opening speech by Henrik Wolff – President of UASnet and
 UAS4EUROPE Representative

 09:45 – 10:00

 Response by the European Commission – Fabienne Gautier,
 Head of Unit Open Science and ERA Policy Unit DG RTD

 10:00 – 10:45

 Panel discussion on the involvement of UAS in Horizon
 Europe with:

 - Fabienne Gautier – Head of Unit Open Science and ERA       Policy Unit DG RTD

 - Angelika Niebler –  ITRE Committee, EuropeanParliament

 - Johann Kastner – Vice-President of UAS Upper Austria

 - Elke Decrock - EU-research Unit Artevelde University           College Ghent

 Moderated by Karin Lukas-Eder – BayFOR Brussels Office

 10:45 – 11:00

 Closing remarks by Marjolijn Brussaard – Vice-President of
 UASnet and President ArtEZ University of the Arts

 From 11:00

 Networking – coffee, tea and croissants