EXCELSIOR at HORIZON 2020 Cyprus National Event» Work Programmes 2018-2020 • Towards FP9
EXCELSIOR team attended event “Horizon 2020 Cyprus National Event: Work Programmes 2018-2020” aiming to inform researches and innovative businesses about the opportunities arising from the Horizon 2020 funding scheme for 2018-2020. The event was addressed by the Minister of Finance Harris Georgiades who commented on the economic benefits of the realization of Horizon programmes in Cyprus, stating that ‘for every euro it contributes to the programme Cyprus takes back more than three.’
Prof. Hadjimitsis presented during this event in the ‘SPACE’ session the activities of the ERC for the last 10 years in Εarth Οbservation, as well the EXCELSIOR Teaming project by highlighting the importance of space technologies and earth observation at the national, regional and European level. During this event, Dr K. Katzis (European Universiity of Cyprus) and Dr A. Agapiou (ERC, CUT) national contact points presented the existing funding opportunities in Space.