Horizon 2020 - Understanding the opportunities for Scotland in Construction

Horizon 2020 - Understanding the opportunities for Scotland in Construction
  • Date: Tuesday 29 October 2013
  • Time: 09:30 - 16:30
  • Location: Room M201, George Moore Building, Glasgow Caledonian University
  • For: Open to all

With the upcoming launch of the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Programme for Research and Innovation, we would like to invite you to take part in this focused workshop.

This session will examine the opportunities which Horizon 2020’s first Call for Proposals will offer Scotland in the area of Construction.

The workshop aims to provide an open forum, where you can present your project ideas and discuss your proposal.

The areas of discussion will include:

Energy-efficient Buildings - Including new and old, Industrial and Residential buildings
Advanced sustainable materials for building components
Innovative design tools for refurbishment
Mass manufacturing of prefabricated modules for refurbishment
Material durability
Quality check measures
Increasing energy efficiency in combination with renewable energy use in heating and cooling
Increasing energy efficiency in industry and SMEs
Smart Cities and Communities
Opportunities designed specifically for SMEs
Other funding opportunities between 2014 – 2020
Webinar facilities available

Upon registration you will receive further details about these areas of discussion allowing you to maximise this opportunity.

These workshops are open to all interested Scottish stakeholders including:

Academia
Industry (large companies as well as SMEs)
Public Sector
Research and Technology organisations

Register to attend on the Scottish Enterprise website.