EU-China STI Cooperation 2018-2020

Topics: Events

Tags: STI | Horizon 2020 | ERICENA

    27/10/2017 - 09:00
    China, Beijing
    27/10/2017 - 17:00
    European Delegation, ERICENA and EURAXESS


We are pleased to invite you to the upcoming event EU-China STI Cooperation 2018-2020 which will take place on October 27th (Friday), 2017 at the Embassy of Italy, Beijing. The event will consist of several consecutive sub-events organized by the European Delegation and ERICENA (www.ericena.eu) project team and supported by EURAXESS China (china.euraxess.org).


The day will start with the presentation of Horizon 2020 Work Programme for 2018-2020 and the launch of the Tour of China 2017 that has been prepared by the EU Delegation in cooperation with the network of Science Counsellors from European Union Member States and Countries Associated to Horizon 2020 together with counterparts from Chinese authorities. It will then be followed by the launch ceremony of the European Network of Research and Innovation Centres and Hubs (ENRICH) in China. Funded by the Horizon 2020 project ERICENA - European Research and Innovation Centre of Excellence in ChiNA, ENRICH aims to promote European Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) interests and to reinforce the leadership of European countries in STI in China by connecting and supporting European researchers and entrepreneurs.




我们诚挚地邀请您参加将于2017.10.27日星期五北京意大利使馆举行的中欧科技创新合作2018-2020活动。这次活动分为上午及下午两部分,分别由欧盟驻华代表团欧盟研究与创新中心(中国)(www.ericena.eu) 项目团队组织,EURAXESS China (china.euraxess.org) 提供协助支持。


活动将首先发布欧盟地平线计划(Horizon 2020)2018-2020项目计划,启动欧盟地平线计划2017中国行活动。该活动由欧盟驻华代表团负责,并得到了欧盟成员国及协约国科技参赞网络以及中国有关机构的大力支持。随后将举行欧盟研究与创新中心(中国)的正式成立仪式。欧盟研究与创新中心(中国)是由欧盟地平线计划(Horizon 2020)项目ERICENA 欧盟卓越研究与创新中心网络(中国)支持,旨在促进与加强欧盟成员国与中国科技与创新合作的能力及领先地位,支持欧盟研究人员与创业企业与中国的科技创新合作。


Event details 活动安排


EU-China STI Cooperation 2018-2020


October 27th (Friday), 2017


09:00 – 18:30


Embassy of Italy, Beijing (No. 2, San Li Tun Dong Er Jie, 100600, Beijing, China)



Registration in advance needed and free of charge.


Tentative Agenda:活动初步议程

09:00 - 09:05 Welcome Remarks by Mr. Ettore Francesco Sequi, Ambassador of Italy to China
09:05 - 09:15 Opening Remarks Mr. Chris Wood, Deputy Head of Delegation of the EU Delegation to China
09:15 - 09:35 Speech by Mr. Zhu Xuehua, Deputy Director General, Ministry of Science and Technology of China
  • EU- China R & I cooperation
  • New Co-funding Mechanism for Chinese Participants in Horizon 2020
09:35 – 10:05 Speech by Mr. Philippe Vialatte, Acting Head of Unit, Directorate General for Research and Innovation, European Commission
  • Horizon 2020 Work Programmes 2018-2020: Opportunities for Cooperation with China
10: 05 – 10:20 Remarks by Mr. Xu Qiang, Director General, S&T Commission of Beijing Municipality
10:20 – 11:30 "Europe–A Leading Destination for Science, Technology and Innovation"
  • Opportunities for bilateral and multilateral cooperation with Europe and its individual countries (EUDEL, EURAXESS)
  • Mrs CHENG Ziling, Torch High Technology Industry Development Centre, Ministry of Science and Technology
11:30 -12.00 Launch ceremony of European Network of Research and Innovation Centres and Hubs (ENRICH), China
  • Plans for the Centre and examples of the service to be provided
  • Signature of the Cooperation Arrangement with the EU SME Centre
12:00-14:00 Lunch and Networking Opportunities

ENRICH - Link European Innovators to China

  • Understand Chinese STI landscape
  • ENRICH Overview, Services, Membership and Partnership
17:20-18:30 Networking cocktail
    Italian Embassy