Annual Joint Programming Conference 2016, 22-23 November 2016

Day 1: 22 November 2016

13h00–14h30: Opening Plenary – Policy Level expectations

Welcome and Introduction: Roland Brandenburg, FFG, coordinator ERA-LEARN, and Joerg Niehoff, European Commission, DG RTD, Head of Sector Joint Programming

Keynote speech: Policy and evaluation challenges of P2Ps Eric Arnold, Technopolis

Policy Panel

  • Kurt Vandenberghe, Director Policy Development and Coordination, DG RTD
  • Elisabeth Vergès, Director for R&I strategy, Ministry for Higher Education and Research, France
  • Taivo Raud, Head of Research Policy Department, Ministry of Education and Research, Estonia
  • Evelina Santa-Kahle; Deputy Head of ERA Unit, Federal Ministry of Education and Research – BMBF, Germany

15h00–16h00: Plenary session 2 - Achievements 

16h00–18h00: Parallel sessions


Day 2: 23 November 2016

9h00–9h45: Plenary session

Result of the ERA-NET Cofund evaluation Niels Gøtke (Chairman) and Effie Amanatidou (rapporteur) of the expert group "ERA-NET Cofund evaluation"

09h45–11h30: Parallel sessions day 2: Impacts in the thematic context - expectations and achievements

12h00-13h30: Closing plenary 

Report on parallel sessions days 1 and 2

Conclusions: Fabienne Gautier, Head of Unit ERA Policy and Reform, DG Research & Innovation