• Event Date: 19-Nov-2021

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Staff Exchanges info session

This info session about Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Staff ExchangesSearch for available translations of the preceding linkEN••• is designed for potential applicants. It will provide guidance on the application process and the consortium composition. It will also provide details on funding availability.

The info session will be in English. Participation is free.

  • Webstream link
  • Live Q&A and polls available via Slido (event code #SE21)
  • Twitter: use #StaffExchangesDay and tag our official accounts @REA_research and @MSCActions.
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Practical information

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Languages: English


The current Marie Skłodowska-Curie ActionsSearch for available translations of the preceding(MSCA)Staff ExchangesSearch for available translations of the precedingcall for proposals is open to applicants until 9 March 2022 (see Funding & tender opportunities portal).

The Staff Exchanges info session will feature speakers from the European Research Executive Agency (REA), and DG Education and Culture (EAC), as well as testimonials from our current beneficiaries.

MSCA Staff Exchanges fund short-term international, interdisciplinary and inter-sectoral exchanges of staff members involved in Research and Innovation activities. The objective is to develop sustainable collaborative projects between different organisations from the academic and non-academic sectors (in particular SMEs), based in Europe and beyond.

As a successor of the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Staff Exchanges (RISE) programme, Staff Exchanges offer unique opportunities for researchers and innovators to enlarge their networks, share knowledge and turn cutting-edge research into innovative products and services.

Event schedule

10:30- 10:40 Welcome and opening remarks
Begoña ARANO – Head of Department, European Research Executive Agency REA.A
Monika HOLIK – Head of Unit, European Research Executive Agency REA.A3  
10:40-11:00 Policy context and MSCA objectives
Marlène BARTES – Policy Officer, Directorate-General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture DG EAC.C.2
11:00-11:30 All you need to know about Staff Exchanges
Project Officer – European Research Executive Agency REA.A.3
11:30-11:45 Live Q&A (Slido)
11:45-12:15 Panel discussion with H2020-MSCA-RISE beneficiaries
Project testimonials on the added value of working globally across disciplines and sectors on a Research & Innovation project
Details to be confirmed
12:15-12:30 Live Q&A session with speakers’ panel (Slido)