The Information Day on Advanced and Resource Materials was organized in Kyiv, on the 13th of November, 2017. The event focused on the topic of advanced and resource materials in the new Work Pogramme 2018-2020 of Horizon 2020.
The Info Day was organised with the participation of Hélène Chraye, Head of Unit Advanced Materials and Nanotechnologies of the European Commission. This event brought together more than 60 participants dealing with research, manufacturing and processing of new/advanced materials from research institutes, universities and industrial sectors.
Aleksandra Milewska (PhD) from the Institute of Power Engineering (Warsaw, Poland) shared the experience in Horizon 2020 proposal preparation and participation in SPIRE project VULKANO, and stressed that SPIRE would be an opportunity for Ukrainian researchers and industrial partners. The main objectives of VULKANO were described, showing VULKANO as a success story. Project leaflets were disseminated among participants – potential end-user of the developed technology.