The Polish National Contact Point for Research Programmes of the EU  and the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) are organising an EIT Awareness Day in Warsaw, with the aim to raise awareness of the EIT Community, its activities and, in particular, of cooperation opportunities among relevant national stakeholders. The Awareness Day is under the Patronage of the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Ministry of Investment and Economic Development, Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Technology.

The event will take place on September 25, 2018 at the Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Technology (Sala Pod Kopułą).

The meeting is cyclical. The EIT visits individual European Union countries to promote Knowledge and Innovation Communities, other activities (EIT RIS3) and to popularize the innovation model.

At this conference, the EIT Community will provide an introduction to its ongoing activities in Poland and at pan-European level, as well as specific information on potential areas for cooperation with interested national stakeholders. Organisations and individuals from all sides of the Knowledge Triangle (business, education and research), as well other interested stakeholders are invited to participate at the event, meet representatives from the six EIT Innovation Communities and contribute to the discussions.

Speakers will include Piotr Dardziński, Secretary of State, Ministry of Science and Higher Education,  Martin Kern, EIT Interim Director, Beatrice Boots,  Director, EU STEAM Coalition and Zygmunt Krasiński, Director of NCP Poland.

The agenda is available: EIT Awareness Day _Poland_ Agenda

The event will be held in English language.

We invite you to register via LINK.

We look forward to welcoming you on the day!