Funding opportunities in Health and Nutrition

Author: Nikola Benin


Designed for Industry/SME and academic audience, this session will cover specific programme aspects such as information required for a strong proposal, overview of calls, evaluation criteria and partner search tools, together with the services that Euresearch offers to support applications. The event will feature testimonials from successful applicants from academia and business.


17:20 Welcome of participants
17:30 Introduction
Nasri Nahas, Chief Executive Officer, Biopôle SA
17:35 H2020 general functioning and Swiss situation. Businesses in H2020: benefits and financing for companies, best practices and services by Euresearch
Irina Sakharova Quitt, Euresearch SME Advisor Lausanne/Vaud
17:50 H2020 for academic researchers : engaging in collaborative calls and support from Euresearch Regional Office
Tristan Piguet, Program Manager, EPFL Research Office & Euresearch Regional Office Lausanne
18:05 Overview of funding opportunities in Health and Nutrition
Mathilde Vivot, National Contact Point Health, Demographic Change & Wellbeing, Euresearch Head Office
18:20 Testimonials from successful applicants
Dr. Nicolas Collin, Vaccine Formulation Laboratory, University of Lausanne; Dr. Sylvain Fleury, Chief Scientific Officer, Mymetics SA
18:40 Q&A session
19:00–20:00 Networking cocktail

Please contact us ASAP at to set up a meeting.


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