14 March 2018
University of Ljubljana, Kongresni trg 12, Ljubljana, Slovenia
On 14 March 2018 University of Ljubljana will host the 1st international/regional conference Spreading Excellence, Enhancing Synergies; perspectives from South-East Europe organised by the
University of Ljubljana and the GUILD association.
The conference will focus on the
Horizon 2020 widening instruments (Teaming, Twinning, Era-Chair, COST and widening fellowships of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action) and in particular on the involvement of the countries of South-East Europe/Western Balkan in these programmes.
The main aim of the conference will be to share experiences of the GUILD members and South-East Europe universities and to discuss further the Horizon 2020 widening instruments. The conference will focus on the possible synergies with national funding and structural funds and will share best practices and ideas for improvement and future collaboration. A Guild position paper on this topic will be presented and discussed with representatives of the European Commission, member universities, other universities and the Slovenian government.