Framework & the private sector: What’s next?

1700: Reception

1730: Welcome, Maryline Fiaschi, Science|Business

1740: Horizon 2020 and FP9: A view from the Parliament: Lieve Wierinck, Member of the European Parliament (BE-ALDE), Shadow Rapporteur on Horizon 2020 Assessment

1745: Framework Programme 9:  4 recommendations for business participation

  • Mathias Rauch, Head of Brussels Office, Fraunhofer Gesellschaft
  • Philippe Barrois, Head of Corporate Affairs, Novartis
  • Fabio Fava, Professor & Rector’s Representative, Universitá di Bologna
  • Brendan Bouffler, Director, Research & Technical Computing, Amazon Web Services

Moderator: Maryline Fiaschi, Managing Director, Science|Business

1820: Framework Programme 9 – Reflections and Priorities

  • Lieve Wierinck, Member of the European Parliament (BE-ALDE), Shadow Rapporteur on Horizon 2020 Assessment
  • Patrick Child, Deputy Director General for Research and Innovation, European Commission
  • Keith Sequeira, Senior Adviser, Cabinet Moedas, European Commission

Moderator: Richard L. Hudson, Editor-in-Chief, Science|Business

1900: Reception

Featured speakers

Fabio Fava

Full Professor of Industrial & Environmental Biotechnology, University of Bologna

Patrick Child

Deputy Director General, DG Research & Innovation, European Commission

Keith Sequeira

Senior Adviser, Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas, European Commission