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EMBRC - Brokerage event

EMBRC - Brokerage event

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The Potential Role of Regions in the Development of European Research Infrastructures:  The Example of the European Marine Biological Resources Centre (EMBRC)

29 March 2012 (13.30-18.30)

13.30-13.45         Introductory statements by Waddah SAAB (European Commission, DG RTD) and Damien PÉRISSÉ (CPMR)

13.45-14.10         Research infrastructures and Structural funds in 2014-2020/ EU strategy for marine and maritime research / ESFRI / EMBRC, by Dimitri CORPAKIS, Waddah SAAB, Jean-Emmanuel FAURE (European Commission, DG RTD)

14.10-14.30         Structural Funds / Research Infrastructures and Innovation: The perspective of a maritime cluster followed by a focus on EMBRC, by Anders CARLBERG (Region Västra Götaland)

SESSION 2: EMBRC AS A DISTRIBUTED INFRASTRUCTURE IN A REGIONAL CONTEXT

14.30-14.50         Presentation of the EMBRC infrastructure, by Bernard KLOAREG, and  Wiebe KOOISTRA (EMBRC representative)

  • What it is - long term vision and development stages
  • Potential scientific impact
  • Potential societal and socio-economic impacts
  • Needs at current and further stages

14.50-15.10         Presentation of IMARE, Institute for Marine Resources by Wiebe KOOISTRA (EMBRC representative)

SESSION 3: FOCUS AT REGIONAL LEVEL

15.30-15.50         Ken JONES and Marie-Yvonne PREVOT Region of Highlands and Islands: Structural funds and research & innovation strategy / how does a project like EMBRC fit in it?

15.50-16.10         Vincent DUFOUR Region Languedoc Roussillon: Structural funds and research &

innovation strategy / how does a project like EMBRC fit in it?

EMBRC partner (Philippe LEBARON): Quick reaction followed by short discussion

16.10-16.30         Jose MOLARES VILLA Region Galicia: Structural funds and research & innovation

strategy / how does a project like EMBRC fit in it?

16.30-16.50         Annie AUDIC Region Bretagne: Structural funds and research & innovation strategy /

how does a project like EMBRC fit in it?

EMBRC partner (Bernard KLOAREG): Quick reaction followed by short discussion

16.50-18.30         General discussion with all participants on EMBRC needs and possible support from regions / structural funds: opportunities and obstacles, discussion moderated by the CPMR and European Commission

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Monday, 2 April, 2012 - 17:06