14/06/2017

PRESENTATION SLIDES AVAILABLE NOW +++ Advancing your Research Career in Europe: Funding and Fellowship Opportunities for Researchers in Malaysia

Topics: Events

Tags: Fellowships | Funding | 2017


  • START DATE
    13/06/2017 - 08:30
  • LOCATION
    Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur
  • END DATE
    13/06/2017 - 17:30
  • ORGANISER
    EURAXESS ASEAN with Asia-Europe Institute, University Malaya

What is this?

This event is your chance to meet representatives of leading European research and funding agencies. Find out about the researcher mobility programmes and research collaboration opportunities available to you. You will also have the opportunity to talk to fellow researchers who have already benefited from these programmes, and to gain practical tips from them on how to be successful in your application.

Who should attend?

Doctoral candidates, post-doctoral researchers and established researchers of all disciplines and all nationalities. Representatives of university research offices or International Relations Offices are very welcome.

When and where is it?

13 June 2017, 8.30AM – 5.30PM

Asia-Europe Institute, University Malaya, (Auditorium), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

GPS Coordinate, Latitude: 3.1251587, Longitude: 101.6590913

How much it is?

Free of Charge!

Do I need to register?

Yes, registration is required. Please register as soon as you can as seating is limited. To register click here

Any questions?

Please e-mail susanne.rentzow-vasu@eraxess.net

Time

Programme

Speakers

 

08.30

Registration opens

 

 

09.00

Official Opening

 

 

Welcome remarks

 

 

Mr Nicolas Dross, Head of Trade and Economics Section, Delegation of the European Union to Malaysia

Prof. Azirah Hashim, Executive Director, Asia-Europe Institute, University of Malaya

09.15

EURAXESS: Researchers in Motion

Dr Susanne Rentzow-Vasu, Regional Representative EURAXESS ASEAN

09.30 – 10.30

Alumni Roundtable: Testimonials 

Malaysian awardees of European funding programes

10.30 – 11.00

Break

 

11.00

UK: Funding & Fellowship Opportunities

Izza Ismail, Strategic Manager for Newton-Ungku Omar Fund in Malaysia &

Selina Ng, Newton Fund Programme Officer - Malaysia

 

11.20

Germany: Funding & Fellowship Opportunities

Ms Claudia Finner, Director

DAAD Office Singapore 

11.40

France: Funding & Fellowship Opportunities

Mr Maxime Feraille, French embassy Malaysia

12.00

Switzerland: Funding and Fellowship Opportunities

Rolf Ott, the Deputy Head of Mission / Counsellor of the Embassy of Switzerland in Malaysia

 

12.20 – 13.00

Mini session I: How to find a European host for your research stay

 

Jesús Rojo González

EEN Project Coordinator

NCP Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions

 

13.00 – 14.00

Lunch Break

 

14.00

The Netherlands: Funding & Fellowship Opportunities

Ms Melanie ten Asbroek-Braamhaar, EU Officer, IGS, University of Twente

 

14.40

ASM: Malaysian Funding opportunities

Mr. Asyraf Saedon, International Network

Programme Leader, Academy of Sciences Malaysia

 

 

15.00

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions: IF and RISE

 

Jesús Rojo González

EEN Project Coordinator

NCP Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions

 

15.30 – 16.00

Tea Break

 

16.00

Mini session II: Key steps in preparing a successful MSCA-If or RISE proposal

 

Jesús Rojo González

EEN Project Coordinator

NCP Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions

Dr Valerie Soo, Imperial College London

 

17.00

Mini session III – MSCA Clinic – Receive feedback on your research prosposal idea for an MSCA fellowship

Jesús Rojo González

 

Dr Valerie Soo, Imperial College London

 

17.30

END

 

 

  • ADDRESS
    Asia-Europe Institute, University Malaya, (Auditorium), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia