Smart, Green and Integrated Transport in H2020

9:30 AM - 5:00 PM, 11 October 2018
Innovate UK , Birmingham, United Kingdom


Briefing on Horizon 2020 European Funding: information and brokerage, consortia building and proposal development for the next Horizon 2020 funding calls.

Innovate UK and the Knowledge Transfer Network are hosting the Horizon 2020 Transport event which is aimed at supporting collaboration across the UK and Europe.

They will be promoting funding opportunities available for Transport through Horizon 2020, the EU’s largest research and innovation funding programme.


Delegates can expect:

  • pointers and tips on achieving success in Horizon 2020
  • valuable insights on topics around Transport to be funded by the EU in 2019
  • an overview of the support available locally and nationally to develop applications
  • brokerage sessions throughout the day
  • consortium building and proposal development on specific call topics

Find out more about the development of the Horizon 2020 work programme here.

Running times of the day: 9:30am – 5:00pm (venue in Birmingham, to be confirmed to expression-of-interest attendees)


Hear from the UK National Contact Point (NCP) about the development of the Horizon 2020 2018-2020 work programme and the forthcoming 2019 call topics.

Be inspired by success stories.

Gather information about the proposal evaluation and guidance on dos and don’ts for proposal preparation.


(subject to final confirmation)

Brokerage Activities – Pitch your project idea on stage and promote your profile on our networking walls.

Consortia Building & Proposal Development Workshop – Team up with potential collaborators and brainstorm proposal ideas for the forthcoming calls topics covered by the event.

Draft agenda:

0930 Registration and coffee

1000 Welcome and Introduction – purpose of the day

Knowledge Transfer Network, Innovate UK

1015 Introduction to Horizon 2020 Smart, Green and Integrated Transport

Selina So, UK National Contact Point for Transport, Innovate UK

1030 Description of Mobility for Growth Topics:

Low Carbon and sustainable transport
Safe, integrated and resilient transport systems
Global leadership and competitiveness
Accounting for the people

1130 Break for coffee and networking

1200 Opportunity for organisations to present their capabilities (Part 1)

1230 How to form collaborative teams

1245 Break for lunch and networking

1345 Process and procedures for proposal submission

1415 Opportunity for organisations to present their capabilities (Part 2)

1445 Post Horizon 2020, Future Horizon Europe and Brexit

1515 Brokerage Session of one-to-one ‘speed’ meetings

1700 Event finishes

Register your interest here.