Opportunities for Europeans to participate in research activities at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

When: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 09:00 - 10:30

The Canadian partners* of ERA-Can+ invite European researchers and research managers to learn about our project and Horizon 2020—Europe’s current Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.

Canada's Public Policy Forum and Universities Canada will host the webinar, which also features the opportunities for Europeans to participate in research activities within Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s research centres as Foreign Research Participants (FRP).

The Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s Foreign Research Participant Program for International Students, Scientists and Experts gives international science talents, including students, with funding/scholarships for living expenses in Canada, the opportunity to conduct research at one of AAFC research centres, and to learn about Canada’s approach to science and innovation-based knowledge. 

Date: February 23, 2016, 3:00pm - 4:30pm Central Europe Time  (9:00am - 10:30am Eastern Standard Time)

Speaker: Charles Kounkou, Senior Planning officer, Science and Technology Branch, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

For further information please contact eracanplus@ppforum.ca. Any general questions pertaining to ERA-Can+ of Horizon 2020 can be directed to the ERA-Can+ helpdesk at helpdesk@era-can.net.

ERA-Can+ is a project mainly funded by the European Community’s Program for International Cooperation under the 7th Framework Program for Research and Technological Development.

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