COFUND Experiences and Challenges

The conference organising Committee under the auspices of the Luxembourg National Research Fund encourages contributions that will provide insights into COFUND experiences under FP7, as well as new elements of researchers’ career developments and enhancements under COFUND H2020. These contributions will bring forward both successful examples and policy relevant ideas and approaches in relation with the following themes:

  • Intersectoral mobility & employability
  • Equal opportunities, including gender and diversity
  • Careers pathways and testimonials
  • International mobility: recruitment and retention strategies
  • Managing international programmes: challenges for COFUND & structuring effect

Panel format: Three 15-minute presentations will be selected for each parallel session. Each panel will also touch upon the following horizontal themes:

  • Innovative doctoral training
  • Postdoctoral Training
  • Charter and Code revisited
  • HR Strategy implementation
  • ERA Communication

Check for panel moderators here

Who can submit: Coordinators /Managers of Participating institutions

How to submit: Outline the topic and questions addressed in your presentation and briefly justify why you would like to present to this session.

Sessions date: December 10, 14:00-17:00

Deadline for submissions – September 15, 2015

The call for submissions is now closed