October 1+
09:00 – 10:00

Registration and Welcome Coffee

10:00 – 10:30

Welcoming Words and Opening Speeches

BARBARA WEITGRUBER, Director General for Scientific Research and International Relations, Austrian Federal Ministry Of Education, Science and Research (BMBFW)

VIVIANE HOFFMANN, Deputy Director-General, European Commission (DG EAC)


10:30 - 11:00

Keynote

DR. ULRIKE GUÉROT, Danube University Krems, Department for European Policy and the Study of Democracy

11:00 - 11:30

Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion on the overall principles and framework of future EU R&I policies and Horizon Europe

DR. ULRIKE GUÉROT, Danube University Krems, Department for European Policy and the Study of Democracy

VIVIANE HOFFMANN, Deputy Director-General, European Commission (DG EAC)

BARBARA WEITGRUBER, Director General for Scientific Research and International Relations, Austrian Federal Ministry Of Education, Science and Research (BMBFW)


11:30 - 11:45

Presentation Awardees

Category “Outreach of the MSCA Project”

11:45 - 12:15

MSCA - Driving excellence under Horizon Europe

SOPHIE BEERNAERTS, Head of Unit, European Commission, DG Education, Culture, Youth and Sports

12:15 - 12:30

Presentation Awardees

Category “Meeting societal Challenges”

12:30 - 13:45

Lunch break

13:45 – 16:00

Parallel Workshops on the impact of MSCA

Four parallel workshops will look at different aspects of MSCA from a horizontal perspective, taking into account the entire environment of European and national R&I structures and funding.

16:00 - 16:15

Presentation Awardees

Category “Bridging (career) paths”

16:15 - 16:45

Summary of the day

In-Sight Conference day 2

16:45 - 17:00

End of Conference Day 1

October 2+
09:00 – 9:30

Registration and Welcome Coffee

9:30 - 9:45

Welcoming Words

DR. CHRISTOPH RAMOSER, Head of Department, Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research

9:45 - 10:15

Keynote

10:15 - 10:45

Panel Discussion

Taking up the discussions of the first day and linking them to the following workshops on MSCA’s future Areas of Intervention

MORGANE BUREAU

ENIKÖ KALLAY, Dept. Pathophysiology and Allergy Research, Medical University of Vienna

BODO RICHTER, Deputy Head of Unit – Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions


10:45 - 12:15

Parallel Workshops on MSCA’s future Areas of Intervention

MSCA focus on excellent and open science and address any field of research and innovation from basic research up to market take-up and innovation services. MSCA furthermore contribute to the ERA in making it more effective, competitive and attractive. The areas of Intervention for the future beyond 2020 reflect on the need for MSCA of being flexible in responding to global challenges and referring to excellence and attractiveness for researchers at the same time.

12:15 - 12:30

Workshop Summaries

Main Conclusions for MSCA in Horizon Europe

12:30 - 13:00

Keynote

Perspectives on European Early Career Researcher Training

PROF. DAVID BOGLE, University College London


13:00 - 13:15

Closing speeches

SOPHIE BEERNAERTS, Head of Unit, European Commission, DG Education, Culture, Youth and Sports 

BARBARA WEITGRUBER, Director General for Scientific Research and International Relations, Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research

13:15 - 14:30

Lunch

14:00 - 18:00

Dedicated Workshop

Managing Researchers’ Talents, Skills & Career Development

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Dedicated Workshop

You will find the programme for the dedicated workshop as below.

Dedicated Workshop