King Abdul Aziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) would like to invite you to participate in Horizon 2020 Information Day. English will be the official language of the workshop which will be held in KACST's Conference Hall in KACST Headquarters - Riyadh- Saudi Arabia on 15/2/1438 AH corresponding to 16/11/2016.
Horizon 2020 is the European Union’s Framework Program for Research and Innovation. Running from 2014 until 2020 with a budget of nearly €80 billion, Horizon 2020 is the biggest multinational research program in the world. It funds research in all areas of science and innovation.
This workshop gathers specialists in the scientific research community and European funders to highlight the cooperation opportunities with the EU. They will review means of cooperation between the largest funding program for multinational scientific research in the world to fund research in all areas of science and innovation (Horizon). This can be achieved by gathering interested specialists, decision-makers, business developers, service providers, and beneficiaries of the funding bodies, government, R & D sector, academia and the private sector.