The External Projects Team have supported the EU funded Business School project IDEAL (The Innovation and Development of Academic-Industry Partnerships through Efficient Research Administration in Lebanon). Emma and Jose filmed a 90 minute training video on the latest EU Research Funding Programme Horizon 2020. This film covers a number of key areas, including the policy framework for Horizon 2020 and detailed description of the funding mechanisms and opportunities for engagement.
The IDEAL programme, launched in early December 2012, it is helping to forge links between local researchers and their international counterparts, while working with industry to identify research priorities and commercialize any innovative ideas. The project is coordinated by the Office of Grants and Contracts at the American University of Beirut and Staffordshire University are one of the partners.
Pictured are from left to right: Emma Davies, Tom Ward, Jose Beech and Ian Jackson.
For more information on H2020 and the latest calls for proposals please get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on IDEAL please follow the Link http://www.ideal4lebanon.org/