UAS4EUROPE Conference 2019

Beyond Horizons
The future of applied research in Europe

at the Representation of the Free State of Bavaria to the European Union

TUESDAY 2 APRIL

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PROGRAMME

 Time  Agenda
 13:00 – 14:00  Registration
 14:00 – 14:10  Welcome speech by Barbara Schretter – Director of the
 Representation of the Free State of Bavaria to the European Union
 14:10 – 14:20  Opening speech by Henrik Wolff – President of UASnet and
 Official Representative of UAS4EUROPE 2018 – 2019
 14:20 – 14:30  Explanation of the programme
 by moderator Karin Lukas-Eder – UAS4EUROPE
 14:30 – 15:00  Keynote speech by Jean-David Malo – Director of the 
 European Innovation Council (EIC) of the European Commission
 15:00 – 15:30  Two Best Practices presentations: Brilliance & Brilliant Failures
 15:30 – 15:45  Short break (Coffee/tea/cake/snacks)
 15:45 – 16:15  Interactive sessions – Part 1

  • Danielle De Boer & two other Best Practices presentations (wine lounge)
  • Social Café: Blind Braindates (beer cellar)
  • Poster presentations (plenary theatre)
 16:15 – 16:30  Short break (Coffee/tea/cake/snacks)
 16:30 – 17:00  Interactive sessions – Part 2

  • Danielle De Boer & two other Best Practices presentations (wine lounge)
  • Social Café: Blind Braindates (beer cellar)
  • Poster presentations (plenary theatre)
 17:00 – 17:15  Wrap-up by moderator Karin Lukas-Eder – UAS4EUROPE
 17:15  Coffee/tea/drinks/cakes/snacks
 18:30 – 19:00  Registration
 19:00 – 19:15  Welcome note by Bernd Sibler – Bavarian State Minister of
 Science and the Arts
 19:15 – 19:20  Explanation of the programme
 by Charlotte Geerdink – Charly Speaks
 19:20 – 19:45
Keynote-speeches by

  • Jürgen Tiedje – Head of Unit DG RTD the European Commission
  • Peter Berkowitz – Head of Unit DG REGIO the European Commision
 19:45 – 20:30  Debate about the future of applied research in Europe:

  • Caroline Nagtegaal – Member of European Parliament, ITRE
  • Monika Hohlmeier – Member of European Parliament, BUDG
  • Stephane Lauwick – President of EURASHE
  • Luciana Vaccaro – Representative of swissuniversities
 20:30 – 20:45  Wrap-up (afternoon & evening session)
 by Marjolijn Brussaard – Vice-president of UASnet
 20:45 – 22:00  Reception and walking dinner


MORE INFORMATION:
Rationale of the UAS4EUROPE Conference 2019
Poster Presentations - Information and Application
Brilliance & Brilliant Failures - Information and Application
Blind Braindates - Information