News archive - [Event Review] Networking Western Balkans R&I community towards success

The second session organised by the International Service Facility on behalf of the EC DG R&I at ESOF 2020 was "Networking Western Balkans R&I community towards success and was held within the ESOF 2020 Virtual Room 3, on 4th September between 14:30 and 16:00 CET.

This virtual networking session aimed at generally showcasing WB excellences and to support collaboration between research organisations and different research communities. The objective was also to foster interconnections between regional ecosystems. The networking event contributed to increasing reputation of WB scientific potential as well as awareness of the achievements of the WBC R&I community towards European interested stakeholders.


14:30 - 14:45

Moderation and Introduction
Klaus Schuch, Executive Director, ZSI – Centre for Social Innovation, Austria

14:45 - 15:00

TeRRIFICA : H2020 project developing and fostering innovative climate actions
Marjana Brkic, Advisor, Center for The Promotion of Science, Serbia

15:00 - 15:15

Towards market-based skills for sustainable energy- efficient construction: results from the H2020 Trainee project
Nena Nikolovska, Associate, Economic Chamber of Macedonia, North Macedonia

15:15 - 15:30

Improving academia – industry cooperation to cope with the industrial challenges: INNOFEIT Centre for Technology Transfer and Innovations
Vladimir Atanasovski, Managing Director Innofeit, North Macedonia

15:30 - 15:45

CERIC-ERIC  Open for Opportunities
Jana Kolar, Executive Director, CERIC- ERIC

15:45 - 16:00

Moderated discussion and Concluding remarks

Klaus Schuch, Executive Director, ZSI – Centre for Social Innovation, Austria


Learn more about the speakers here.


Geographical focus
  • Europe
  • Western Balkans
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • General

Entry created by Admin on September 15, 2020
Modified on October 1, 2020