3 Oct 2018 - 4 Oct 2018 / Sevilla, Spain

Agenda

The event agenda's time zone is CET.

Wed
3 Oct 2018
13:30 – 14:00
Registration and welcome coffee
14:00 – 14:30
Welcome
14:30 – 16:00
Main funding available for defence and dual-use technologies

ModeratorManuel Cano Ruiz-Granados, Deputy General Director, IDEA Agency

  • EU funding for defence & dual use
    Paul Anciaux, Policy Officer Defence Industry, DG GROW, European Commission
  • Implementation of Preparatory Action for Defence Research
    Charalampos Giannakopoulos, Policy Officer Defence Research, DG GROW, European Commission
  • Smart Specialisation Platform for Industrial Modernisation
    Krzysztof Mieszkowski, Scientific Officer, S3 Platform, DG JRC, European Commission
  • "Coincidente"– an example of Spanish defence funding 
    Óscar Jiménez Mateo, Head of the R&D Planning and Monitoring Unit, DGAM, Spanish Ministry of Defence
  • "Rapid" – an example of French support scheme 
    Franck Bilau, Responsible for Analysis of Strategic SMEs, DGA, French Ministry of Defence
  • Q&A
16:00 – 16:30
Coffee-Break
16:30 – 18:00
Implementation of Smart Specialisation Strategies through synergies of funding

Moderator : Paul Anciaux and Mathieu Doussineau, European Commission 

  • Synergies between funding in the implementation of Smart specialisation strategies 
    Mathieu Doussineau, Policy analyst, DG JRC S2E-S3 Platform, European Commission 
  • The Reconfirm Initiative in support of interregional cooperation  
    Esteban Pelayo, Director, EURADA
  • Andalusian RIS3 dual use & defence priorities  
    Carmen Sillero, Head of Division for Strategy and Programme, IDEA Agency
  • European Cyber Valleys : an interregional cooperation on Smart Specialisation
    Annie Audic, Director Education/Research/Innovation, Conseil régional de Bretagne - Danilo D'Elia, Senior Policy Manager, European Cyber Security Organisation
  • Croatian RIS3 dual use & defence priorities 
  • Goran Basarac, Cluster Secretary, Croatian Defense Industry Competitiveness Cluster
  • Discussion and Q&A
18:00 – 20:00
Guided Visit
Thu
4 Oct 2018
08:45 – 09:15
Registration
09:15 – 10:15
Synergies in action – case studies from the business world - Part 1

Moderator: Paul Anciaux and Mathieu Doussineau,  European Commission 

  • ARCOW project, Airbus Defence and Space
  • Prudencio Escamilla, Director of Cádiz Bay Centre
  • Robotics & advanced materials, Signo Motus, Italy
    Sandro Scattareggia Marchese, CEO and Sales Manager
  • Radiation detection, Arctur, Slovenia 
    Andrej Košiček, Product Manager
  • Drones, Sky Watch, Denmark   
    Michael Messerschmidt, Chief Business Development Officer 
10:15 – 10:45
Coffee-Break
10:45 – 12:00
Synergies in action – case studies from the business world - Part 2

Moderator: Paul Anciaux and Mathieu Doussineau,  European Commission 

  • Cyber training, Leonardo, Italy   
    Fabio Cocurullo, Project Leader
  • Laser defensive aids, AERTEC Solutions, Spain
    Ignacio Barandiaran, Defence Advisor
  • Drones, Eurotech, Poland
    Janusz Michalcewicz, President
  • Defence Cluster,  CenSec, Denmark  
    Klaus Bolving, CEO
  • Discussion and Q&A
12:00 – 13:00
Perspectives for the future – Round Table

Moderator: Elektra Tsigaridas, Policy Officer Defence Industry, DG GROW, European Commission 

  • Future funding for defence research and capabilities development 
    Charalampos Giannakopoulos, Policy Officer Defence Research, DG GROW, European Commission
  • European cooperation on skills in defence 
    Elektra Tsigaridas, Policy Officer Defence Industry, DG GROW, European Commission
  • Synergies between EU funding from CleanSky Joint Undertaking  experience
    Bruno Mastantuono, General Manager 
  • Synergies between EU funding from ECSEL Joint Undertaking experience
    Francisco Ignacio Serradilla, Programme Officer
  • Post 2020 perspective for Structural Funds
    Karel Haegeman, Project Leader of the Stairway to Excellence Initiative, JRC Seville


13:00 – 14:00
Lunch Break
14:30 – 15:00
Technical talk: The Future of Space Security Research. JRC Ispra

Harm Greidanus, European Commission - Joint Research Centre (JRC)

15:00 – 18:00
Matchmaking - B2B Meetings
Matchmaking
15:30 – 17:30
20X20 session (20 slides x 20 seconds presentations)

Session oriented to present specific initiatives, projects, success stories

The event agenda's time zone is CET.