Webinar “Horizon 2020 Secure Societies: Funding Opportunities & EEN/NCP Support”

8 July 2020, 10:30-12:30 (CEST)

The SEREN4 project of the National Contact Points network for Societal Challenge 7 (SC7) “Secure Societies” of Horizon 2020, is organizing a new webinar, in collaboration with Enterprise Europe Network (ΕΕΝ).

SC7 currently includes 20 open Calls for Proposals, which were published on 12 March 2020, and have a total budget of EUR 275 million. The deadline for proposal submission is 27 August 2020 at 17:00 (Brussels time).

This webinar aims to give in-depth information about the open Security topics for the final Horizon 2020 SC7 calls in ΑΙ (Artificial Intelligence and security: providing a balanced assessment of opportunities and challenges for Law Enforcement in Europe), FCT (Fight against Crime and Terrorism) and INFRA (Protecting the infrastructure of Europe and the people in the European smart cities). It aims to guide applicants towards the kind of support they need to find partners, join consortia, and prepare their applications. Registration is free of charge, but mandatory, and can be completed through the following link.


10:30 – 10:45, Welcome & Introduction to SEREN4

10:45 – 11:15, Funding Opportunities in Secure Societies: Focus on Open Security Calls

11:15 – 11:35, SEREN4 events towards last Secure Societies Calls and future activities

11:35 – 11:55, EEN events and database – support to find the right partners

11:55 – 12:30, Q&A

For further information, applicants may contact Dr. Ioannis Theodorou, Scientific Officer at RIF, and National Contact Point for “Secure Societies” in Cyprus (Email: [email protected], Phone: 22 205038).