Tech Gate Vienna / Donau-City-Stra├če 1 / 1220 Vienna / Austria

Open Calls

1) Call for papers

Young researchers, diaspora researchers but also innovation experts are invited to share their research results along the axis achievements, challenges and way forward in the following areas:

Parallel sessions 1+2+3
How to effectively support the participation of WBC in H2020 – selected thematic priorities of relevance for the region – results and way forward

  • Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy
  • Information and Communication Technologies
  • Inclusive, Innovative and Reflective Societies

Parallel sessions 4+5+6
Improving the performance of Research and Innovation Sector in WBC – achievements, challenges and the way forward

  • Human resources and brain drain
  • RTDI Infrastructures
  • Knowledge and Technology Transfer

For each of the six topics, one paper will be selected for presentation. The travel and accommodation costs will be covered for one presenter per topic.

Abstracts for Paper due: February 20, 2014
Confirmation for Accepted Papers: February 25, 2014

For extended topic description, please check this page.

2) Call for projects for exhibition

WBC-INCO.NET final conference offers a good opportunity to projects/initiatives focusing the RTDI topics in the Western Balkan countries who wish to showcase their work and results during the 2-day exhibition. Moreover, presenting your project to the audience of the WBC-INCO.NET final conference and brokerage event is an excellent opportunity to promote project continuation and/or to find partners for new projects. WBC-INCO.NET will not cover the costs of accommodation and/or travel for the purposes of exhibition. For further details, please see here. (please check also Terms & Conditions)

Application form to be sent by: March 6, 2014
Confirmation for selected projects: March 6, 2014

3) Call for NCPs to join

In order to offer even more practical information and assistance on different aspects of participation in Horizon 2020, a number of NCPs is invited to join the Conference and in particular the Brokerage event. There are funds available to support the participation of NCPs at the conference and brokerage event. For more information please see the Call for NCPs to join).

Application form to be sent by: March 6, 2014
Confirmation: March 6, 2014

  • Registration due: March 23, 2014

  • Conference: March 27 – 28, 2014