FinCEAL Plus Asia Targeted travel grants to ENRICH matchmaking tour to China, 11-16 November 2018-Deadline for applications: 24 October 2018

October 15, 2018

FinCEAL Plus Asia has opened a Targeted Travel Grant Call to support the participation of 1-3 senior level experts from Finnish universities, universities of applied sciences or research institutions interested in attending the Matchmaking Tour to China (Suzhou, Wuxi (Yixing) and Shenzhen) organized by ENRICH-European Network of Research and Innovation Centres and Hubs, China 11-16 November 2018. Deadline for applications: 24th of October.

FinCEAL Plus Asia hasopened a Targeted Travel Grant Call to support the participation of 1-3 senior level experts from Finnish universities, universities of applied sciences or research institutions interested in attending the Matchmaking and Innovation Tour to China (Suzhou, Wuxi and Shenzhen) organized by ENRICH-European Network of Research and Innovation Centres and Hubs, China 11-16 November 2018.

Contents:

  • Matchmakingwith key Chinese tech-based organisations
  • Visitsto leading Chinese innovators and Soft Landing Zones
  • Introductionto business and research opportunities in Suzhou, Wuxi and Shenzhen
  • Freeaccess to China Hi-Tech Fair in Shenzhen (one of the largest Platforms for Technological Cooperation)
  • First-handinformation on Chinese Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) landscape and innovative activities in China
  • Contactswith high-level representatives from EU and Chinese government
  • Connectingwith ENRICH – European Network of Research and Innovation Centres and Hubs, China – to support your growth in China

Registration and more information onthe Tour.

Information on thisTargeted Travel Grant Call

The call is directed toexperts focusing on or interested in building further collaboration with partners in China. Please note that this call is only for senior level experts (witha strong academic background), of Finnish universities, universities ofapplied sciences and research centers, and residing in Finland only, and only for this particular event. Interested researchers should send a short description detailing their interest in the event and how it relates to their work and FinCEAL Plus Asia thematicareas. A CV or link to your profile should also be included.

FinCEAL+ Asia will award1-3 Grants. The maximum individual grants are between 1500€-1600€ depending on the destination and departure city in Finland. The Grant can be used to cover travel, accommodation, and daily allowances. The deadline for sending thetravel grant applications is by Wednesday 24th of October.

Please note:The deadlinefor the registration to the Matchmaking tour is 24th of October! All applications and relatedquestions should be sent by email to Jarkko Mutanen, Jarkko. Mutanen[at]uef.fi