Date: 26th October, 2017

Venue: MCST, Villa Bighi, Kalkara


The Malta Council for Science and Technology will be organising an information session on the generic aspects of Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.

This information session is primarily aimed at newcomers.




09:00 Registration and Coffee
09:30 Welcome and Introduction

–          Role of the National Contact Point (NCP)

09:45 Ice breaker
10:00 General Overview of the Horizon 2020 Programme

–          Structure of the Programme

–          How it works

–          How to apply

10:45 Practical Exercise
11:45 Success Stories
12:15 Lunch Break
13:00 The new Work Programme 2018-2020

–          New focus area approach

–          Finding calls

–          Understanding call text

13:15 Speed dating with the NCP

–          Opportunity to meet your NCP and discuss aspects of the 2018-2020 work programmes per area

14:00 End of Session


Due to the limited seating capacity, registration is required on