Nikola Benin. Application Workshop for Creative Europe




Application Workshop for Creative Europe Cooperation Projects – Birmingham


14 Nov 2017, 1:30PM – 5:00PM

Booking details: 

Free, booking essential


Birmingham Hippodrome, Hurst Street, Southside, Birmingham, B5 4TB

A free workshop aimed at organisations applying for Creative Europe’s Cooperation Projects funding opportunity in 2017.

Join us for a step-by-step guide through the application writing process ahead of the application deadline for Creative Europe’s Cooperation Projects. The workshop is primarily for organisations applying to this funding opportunity as project lead, but can also be useful to those applying as a partner.

Stephanie Grant and Christoph Jankowski from Creative Europe Desk UK will offer support and guidance around the technical and content requirements for a successful application.

The workshop will only make sense for those organisations who are planning to put in an application. Please read the details provided on the Eventbrite booking page and if you are new to Creative Europe, contact us first to check your suitability. For more information about how to prepare for your application please read this article on our website.

If you have registered and are unable to attend, it is important that you let us know in advance so that we can reallocate your ticket.


Industrial Innovation Information Days 2017

Nikola Benin, PhD


The Industrial Innovation Info Days will be the perfect occasion for applicants to learn more about upcoming challenges in the Horizon 2020 area of Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology, and Advanced Manufacturing and Processing (NMBP). The event will be held in Brussels on 3-4 October 2017.

The European Commission is organising the Industrial Innovation Info Days 2017, with  support of external stakeholders. Panel sessions will focus on upcoming challenges for the next Work Programme 2018-2020 on Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology and Advanced Manufacturing and Processing (NMBP). Networking and matchmaking activities will offer the possibility to present your project ideas during the brokerage sessions.

For more information see here. Seats are limited, register here.

European Week of Regions and Cities

Nikola Benin, PH.D


Participation in the EWRC is free of charge.
 Registration for Brussels-based seminars is open until 30 September.
 Access to the European Week of Regions and Cities 2017 is upon registration only. Note that no
on-site registration will be accepted
 Group registrations are not possible.
 It is not possible to register several persons with the same e-mail address.
Registration Procedure
 Step 1: Selection of workshops
Go to the workshop agenda page .
You are invited to browse through the agenda of the workshops by day or use the online
« Search » tool to identify the events you may be interested in attending: enter key words,
themes, names of speakers, program codes or dates. Click on each day to see the result of your
Click on the workshop number or the text menu box to read the workshop description.
Then select the workshops you wish to attend by ticking the appropriate box.
Please note: By using the search tool, your selection will be cleared. Don’t use the search
function once you have started your selection or it will be lost.
The number of workshops you can apply for is not restricted.
However, you cannot apply for several workshops taking place at the same moment!
The workshops which are fully booked are indicated with the following symbol:
 Step 2: Application
Once you made your choice of workshop(s), please click on « Apply » in the upper left
corner (do not click on My applications). If you have selected workshops taking place at the
same time, you have to click on the reset button and start a new selection.
On the next page please enter your email address and click on « Submit ».
If you have already completed your personal data on this website previously and if you want to
apply to other workshops, your email address will be recognized by the system and you can skip
step 3. We recommend therefore to use only 1 email address per person for
Please note that it is not possible to register several persons with the same email address.
 Step 3: Personal data.
Fill in your personal data. Please note that you will need to indicate your ID/passport details for
security reasons.
Once the form is completed, click on « Submit ».
 Step 4: Acknowledgement of request(s).
You will receive an automatic email acknowledging receipt of your request(s). Please note that
this automatic message is not a confirmation of participation.
 Step 5: Acceptance/rejection email.
Within 2 weeks after application you will be informed on whether or not you can attend the
selected workshop(s). You will receive a separate email for each request either accepting or
rejecting your application.
The decision to accept or to refuse your request(s) is taken by the organisers of each
workshop and depends on different criteria: e.g. number of available seats, target public,
balanced representation of countries and organisations, etc.
Please check your spam folder regularly.
By clicking on « My Applications » you can always check the status of your requests.
 Step 6: Summary of workshops
Beginning of October you will receive an email with the final list of your applications showing
the status (accepted / rejected).
 Step 7: Final confirmation
One week before the event, you will receive a specific email which includes your accreditation
bar code. Please print this email and show it to the welcome desk to receive your badge (see
During the event, you will need a personal badge for identification and registration
purposes, valid throughout the event. Badges will be handed out from Monday 9
October at two welcome desks:
Committee of the Regions
Rue Belliard 101,
Jacques Delors building
Metro station: Maelbeek (lines 1 and
Opening hours:
Monday 09 October: 09:00 – 18:30
Tuesday 10 October: 08:00 – 18:30
Wednesday 11 October: 08:00 –
Thursday 12 October: 08:00 –
European Commission
Rue de la Loi 170,
Charlemagne building
Metro station: Schuman (lines 1 and
More information
For further information, please contact the Secretariat:
Functional mailbox:
Hotline: +32(0)2 502 06 15

Nikola Benin. Horizon 2020 Partner Search


An Italian consortium plans to coordinate a project for SEC-12-FCT-2016-2017: Technologies for prevention, investigation, and mitigation in the context of fight against crime and terrorism. It is looking for further partners to participate.

CINI (National Interuniversity Consortium for Informatics) is the main point of reference for the Italian national academic research in the fields of computer science, computer engineering, and information technology. It is preparing a project called SECUENCE in order to participate in SEC-12-FCT-2016-2017.

The main objective of SECUENCE (SECure collaborative forensic workspace for Enhanced prevention, in-situ investigation and mitigation of CrimEs) is to provide a quality system to support crime scene investigation (CSI) across the EU.


Nikola Benin. Erasmus+ Programme and refugee crisis


Building bottled homes for refugees: a story from an Erasmus Mundus graduate Instead of throwing bottles in a landfill, Erasmus Mundus scholarship-winner and graduate Tateh Lehbib Braica has found an innovative way to build homes for refugees. Costing less than a mud hut, the Saharawi engineer creates shelters with the hope of easing the suffering of those who had to flee their homes.

Nikola Benin.Partner Search Erasmus+ KA2


Erasmus + KA2 (краен срок октомври) за идеята за проект “Младежка храна за навици” (свържете се до 8/8/2017)

Търсим партньори, идващи от Италия, Малта, Франция, Испания, Португалия, Кипър, Германия и Белгия, за да участваме в нашия консорциум за нашия проект в областта на хранителните навици на младежкото хранене, специализиран в супер-хранителните продукти.

Електронна поща:

Conference on Hyperspectral Imaging in Industry

Nikola Benin, PhD


he Enterprise Europe Network in Switzerland invites you to participate in the international brokerage event running in conjunction with the Conference on Hyperspectral Imaging in Industry in Graz (Austria) in June. The aim is to bring together the main stakeholders in the field of hyperspectral imaging, to exchange knowledge and to plan for future collaboration projects. The conference is based on a unique concept featuring presentations, seminars, showcases and a brokerage event for pre-planned face-to-face meetings.

Take this opportunity to find quality future partners, build international contacts and explore technical/commercial partnership agreements.

Hotel Mercure Graz City ****
Lendplatz 36-37
A-8020 Graz
Tel.: +43 0316 751405