Workshop Enhancing International Cooperation in Research and Innovation (FAPESP-CONFAP-ERC)


The So Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), the European Research Council (ERC) and the Brazilian National Council of the State Funding Agencies (CONFAP) invite to the workshop.


The objective of the workshop is to enhance future collaborations and career opportunities between Europe, Brazil and the State of So Paulo by means of the future Horizon Europe Framework Programme for Research and Innovation. The event also aims to increase participation of researchers into ERC’s funding schemes and to encourage young Brazilian scientists to join ERC-grantees research teams, conducting frontier research across Europe.




08h30 Registration
09h00 Opening
09h10 International Collaborations
Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, President – ERCDownload
Maria Zaira Turchi,Former President of CONFAP; Director for Research Infrastructure and Training and Education Policies of Ministry of Science, Technoogy, Innovation and CommunicationsDownload
Carlos Henrique de Brito Cruz, Scientific Director – FAPESPDownload
10h10 European Funding Overview
Moderator – Hernan Chaimovich, FAPESP – Adjunct Panel – Special Programs and Collaboration in Research
10h10 Collaborations in Research Innovation and introduction to the Horizon Europe framework programme
Alejandro Zurita, Head of Science, Technology & Innovation – European Union in BrazilDownload
10h20 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Research Fellowship Programme
Elisa Natola, CONFAP, MSCA Brazil contact pointDownload
10h30 EURAXESS Support for MobileResearchers
Charlotte Grawitz, EURAXESS BrazilrepresentativeDownload
10h40 ERC Brazilian National Contact Point (NCP)
Cecilia Yamanaka, ERC National contact point in BrazilDownload
10h50 Q&A
11h00 Testimonials
Moderator – Hernan Chaimovich, FAPESP
11h00 Elison Matioli, Ecole Polytechnique Fdrale de Lausanne (EPFL) – Switzerland
11h10 Mariana de Campos Franozo – Leiden University – NetherlandsDownload
11h20 Dante Barone, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS)Download
11h30 Raquel Mendona, Federal University of Juiz de Fora (UFJF), member of the ERC funded team from Sebastian Sobek and Uppsala University – SwedenDownload
11h40 Andr Fujita, Institute of Mathematics and Statistics (IME) - University of So Paulo (USP), grantee of the FAPESP/ERC program at the King's College London, UKDownload
11h50 Antonio Alvaro Ranha Neves, Federal University of ABC (UFABC), grantee of the FAPESP/ERC program at the University of Gothenburg, SwedenDownload
12h00 Q&A
12h15 Closing Remarks
12h30 Ending

Event free of charge|Limited seats
Language: English (translation is not available)

Address: FAPESP Rua Pio XI, 1500 - Alto da Lapa - So Paulo
Information: +55 (11) 3838-4006 |

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ELS Park - Rua Pio XI, 1650|Tonimar - Rua Jorge Americano, 89

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