21 Oct

LERU’s Interim Evaluation of H2020

The League of European Research Universities (LERU) will present its new advice paper “LERU's Interim Evalution of H2020” in Brussels on 21 October 2016 during a breakfast launch event.

This paper is LERU’s contribution to the Horizon 2020 Interim Evaluation. LERU and its members are staunch supporters of Horizon 2020. Based on the expertise the LERU members have gathered through their active engagement in the programme, LERU makes recommendations in this paper to further improve Horizon 2020. During the event on 21 October the paper will be presented and discussed with different stakeholders and the public.


08.30 amRegistration with coffee and pastries

09.00 amWelcome by Prof. Kurt Deketelaere, Secretary-General of LERU

09.05 amPresentation of the paper by Dr Stijn Delauré, Head of unit, International Research Policy, KU Leuven and Chair of the LERU European Research Projects Policy Group

09.30 amPanel responses, moderator: Laura Keustermans, LERU Policy Officer

  • Kurt Vandenberghe, Director Policy Development and Coordination, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission
  • Dr Jan van den Biesen, Head of Public R&D Programs, Vice-President, Philips Research

10.15 amDiscussion with the audience and closing


Thon Hotel EU
France Room
Wetstraat 75
1040 Brussels
(Google Maps)

Practical details

Date: Friday 21 October 2016 Time: 08.30 – 11.00 am Venue: Thon Hotel EU, France Room, Wetstraat 75, 1040 Brussels (google maps

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