• Preparing Successful Collaborative Proposal for H2020 – 30 July 2018 Info Session

    Activity Time:30/07/2018 08:30 - 11:00

    We are organizing an info session with Lotte Jaspers from Yellow Research at Bar Ilan University. The session will give a brief overview of the H2020 program and tips for writing successful proposals for collaborative research proposals with partners from Europe. The talk will be held on  Monday, July 30 at the Beck Hall. Agenda 8:30                 Registration 9:00-10:30      Preparing successful collaborative proposals for H2020 – Guest Speaker, Lotte Jaspers 10:30-11:00    Question and answer session If you are interested in participating, please reply here. If you are interested in a one-on-one meeting with Lotte on July 30, please let me know and I'll schedule a meeting for you. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions: estelle.waise@biu.ac.il Looking forward to hearing from you.


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  • JUST for @ BIU: A two-part Session about the Regular BSF & the NSF-BSF Environmental Biology Grant Programs

    Activity Time:06/09/2017 10:00 - 12:30

    The Research Authority is organizing a two-part Session about the Regular BSF & the NSF-BSF Environmental Biology Grant Programs:

    Date:                    Wednesday,  September 6th, 2017

    Time:                    BSF-NSF: 10:00

                                 BSF Regular Program: 11:15

    Location:              Beck Auditorium, Bar-Ilan University

    Guest Speaker:   Dr. Mathew Kane, Program Director of the NSF Ecosystem Science Cluster. In the first part of this session, Dr. Kane will discuss practical aspects of the joint NSF-BSF submission, emphasize differences from other NSF submissions and highlight pitfalls that BIU applicants can avoid in their joint applications. In the second part of this session, BSF Program Managers will describe the BSF Regular Program. This coming November, the BSF Regular Program will accept proposals in the following broad areas: Biomedical Engineering; Health Sciences; Life Sciences (including Ecology & Marine Biology); and Psychobiology.

    If you would like to participate in this event, please click here

    For more information, contact Yasmin Shenhav: yasmin.shenhav@biu.ac.il



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  • Horizone 2020 Info Day for Social Sciences and Humanities

    Activity Time:05/09/2017 15:00 - 16:00

    We are organizing an info session on H2020 research funding opportunities for Social Sciences and Humanities on September 5th, 2017 at 15:00-16:00 at Feldman International Conference Center, WEISFELD Hall (Build. # 301), Bar Ilan University with Dr Sylvie ROHANOVÁ, Policy Officer - Humanities dimension in Europe and internationally / H2020 SC6 Call Coordinator (B6).

    This session will include a brief intro on Horizon 2020 and focus on:

    ·        Horizon 2020 Calls relevant to researchers from Social Sciences and the Humanities

    ·        Discussion of the upcoming calls for proposal

    If you are interested in participating, please reply here.

    If you're interested in a one-on-one meeting with  Sylvie ROHANOVÁ after the session, please let me know and I'll schedule a meeting for you.

    Feel free to contact us if you have any questions: gr.fpinfo@biu.ac.il  or natalia.gordon@biu.ac.il.



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  • BSF – NSF Computing and Communication Foundations Session @ BIU on June 6th

    Activity Time:06/06/2017 13:30 - 15:30

    The Research Authority is organizing a session about NSF-BSF Computing and Communication Foundations sponsored by the US National Science Foundation (NSF) in partnership with the BSF.

    Guest Speaker:   Dr. Jack S.Snoeyink.

    Dr. Snoeyink is the Program Director of the Division of Computing and Communication Foundations (CISE/CCF) of the NSF.

    Dr. Snoeyink will discuss the practical aspects of the joint submission, emphasizing the differences from other submissions and point out possible pitfalls in the NSF applications. Dr. Snoeyink be able to answer questions regarding the BSF-NSF program.

    If you would like to participate in this event, please click here

    For more information, contact Yasmin Shenhav yasmin.shenhav@biu.ac.il



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  • H2020 info day – ERC and innovative Training

    Activity Time:19/06/2017 08:30 - 12:00

    We are organizing 2 training sessions with Yellow Research on Monday, June 19th, 2017 at Bar Ilan University. Both sessions will give an overview of the program and tips for writing successful proposals.

    Guest speaker: Lotte Jaspers from Yellow Research (Holland)

    Session 1:

    9:00 – 10:15    H2020 Innovative Training Networks

    Session 2:

    10:30 – 12:00    ERC funding opportunities

    Location: Research Authority, Conference Room, room no. 102

    What are the ERC Grants?

    • Starting Grants – for top researchers with 2 to 7 years of experience after their PhD; Award maximum €2 million for 5 years
    • Consolidator Grants - Support top researchers with 7 to 12 years of experience after their PhD; Award maximum €2.75 million for 5 years
    • Advanced Grants - Open to excellent established researchers who have a recent research track-record which identifies them as leaders in their respective field of research; Award maximum €3.5 million for 5 years

    What are Innovative Training Networks (ITNs)?

    • ITNs bring together universities, research centers and companies from different countries worldwide to train a new generation of doctoral students. The funding boosts scientific excellence and business innovation, and enhances researchers’ career prospects through developing their skills in entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation.

    If you're interested in a one-on-one meeting with Lotte on June 18th or 19th, please contact Estelle Waise  and I'll schedule a meeting for you.

    Feel free to contact me if you have any questions: gr.fpinfo@biu.ac.il.

     

    For more information:

    Estelle Waise
    Email:  gr.fpinfo@biu.ac.il
    Phone:  +9723-531-7439


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  • Writing Successful ERC Proposals

    Activity Time:01/08/2016 08:30 - 10:30

    THE VIDEO FROM THE INFO SESSION IS AVAILABLE HERE

    We are pleased to welcome back Lotte Jaspers from Yellow Research for another ERC Training Session with helpful tips for writing successful proposals.

    Date:                  Monday, 01 AUGUST, 2016

    Registration:      08:30 – 9:00 am

    ERC Session:       09:00 – 10:30 am

    Location:            BECK Auditorium

    European Research Council (ERC) grants support individual researchers of any nationality and age who wish to pursue their frontier research. The ERC encourages in particular proposals that cross disciplinary boundaries, pioneering ideas that address new and emerging fields and applications that introduce unconventional, innovative approaches.

    Lotte will be speaking about the 3 different types of ERC Grants:

    •         Starting Grants – for top researchers with 2 to 7 years of experience after their PhD; Award maximum €2 million for 5 years

    •         Consolidator Grants - Support top researchers with 7 to 12 years of experience after their PhD; Award maximum €2.75 million for 5 years

    •         Advanced Grants - Open to excellent established researchers who have a recent research track-record which identifies them as leaders in their respective field of research; Award maximum €3.5 million for 5 years

    If you would like to participate in this event, please click here, and submit your reply no later than July 20, 2016.

    For more information, contact Estelle Waise at fpinfo@biu.ac.il



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  • NSF-BSF Seminar in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences (MCB)

    Activity Time:19/09/2016 14:00 - 17:00

    Please note that the seminar will take place here at Bar-Ilan on Monday, 19 September. Please register by return mail no later than Tuesday, 13 Sept.

    Prof. Linda Hyman, Director of the NSF Division of MCB, will conduct a seminar at Bar-Ilan on Monday, 19 Sept. Prof. Hyman will discuss the MCB program, & she will address the issue of how to increase the success rate of joint NSF-Israel proposals. (In the most recent funding cycle, the NSF-Israel success rate was low.) Prof. Hyman will also set aside time to meet individually with BIU researchers.

    Seminar: Beck Auditorium, 14:00 to 15:30

    Individual Meetings: Research Authority, 15:40 to 17:00



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  • info session with top EU Consultancy Company

    Activity Time:19/10/2015 09:00 - 11:00

    Alma Consulting Group, a highly successful company that specializes in assisting Research Centres in identifying, setting-up, and managing European research projects, is coming to BIU on Monday, 19th October to talk about their services. ALMA H2020 Info Session: Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am Venue: Beck Hall There will an opportunity to schedule an individual meeting for after the session for those researchers with a concrete project idea. Please can you confirm your participation by clicking here. About ALMA:
    • >15 years of experience in this field
    • 40 Consultants dedicated to proposal preparation and management
    • Since 2007, Alma CG has submitted more than 300 project proposals (2007-2013), out of which 150 projects were selected for funding,with an average success rate of 50%.
    • Expertise in all major scientific areas:
      •    Health
      •    Biotechnology, Food and Agriculture industry
      •    Nanotechnologies, Materials and industrial Processes
      •    Information and Communication Technologies
      •    Transport (train, automobile, sea) and aeronautics
      •    Energy, Environment, Sustainable development
      •    Security and Space
      •    Social Sciences and Humanities

    For more information:

    Estelle Waise

    Email:  fpinfo@biu.ac.il

    Phone:  7439

    Anna Prais
    Email:  anna.prais@biu.ac.il
    Phone:  4275
    Natalia Gordon
    Email:  Natalia.Gordon@biu.ac.il
    Phone:  6284


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  • ERC grants and the marie sklodowska-curie actions

    Activity Time:05/05/2015 13:00 - 16:00

    Guest Speaker: Lorenzo Constantino, IDP European Consultants The program will include: ERC Grants
    • ERC Starting Grants
    • ERC Consolidator Grants
    • ERC Advanced Grants
    • ERC Proof of Concept Grant
    Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
    • Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships
    • Innovative Training Networks (ITN)
    • Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE)
    Lorenzo Constantino is an evaluator and technical expert of EU Programmes including Horizon2020, and has vast experience in developing calls for proposals, and training for European Union funding, financing and project management.  

    For more information:

    Estelle Waise
    Email:  fpinfo@biu.ac.il
    Phone7439
    Anna Prais
    Email:  anna.prais@biu.ac.il
    Phone4275


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  • BSF-NSF session

    Activity Time:23/06/2015 14:30 - 16:30

    The Research Authority organized a session about collaborative BSF-NSF research focusing on a new Materials Science program on Tuesday 23 June 2015. In addition, the session featured a presentation about other joint programs in the social & neural sciences. Guest Speaker: Prof. Zeev Rosenzweig. Prof. Rosenzweig is formerly the director of the international program of the chemistry division of the NSF, & also currently BSF's representative in Washington, DC for BSF affairs. Prof. Rosenzweig described the new program, explained the differences between submission to the NSF and to the ISF or BSF, and pointed out possibly pitfalls in the NSF applications. Prof. Rosenzweig answered questions regarding both the BSF-NSF materials program, & BSF-NSF opportunities.    

    For more information:

    Yasmin Shenhav
    Internationl Research Coordinator
    Email:   yasmin.shenhav@biu.ac.il
    Phone:   +972-35317438
    Fax:   +972-36353277


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