Matchmaking for the Slovak Education Call – EEA and Norway Grants (EØS-midlene)

EEA and Norway Grants (EØS-midlene) fund educational cooperation between Slovakia and Iceland, Liechtenstein and/or Norway. The projects shall contribute to enhance both the quality and relevance of education and training, mainly in the focus areas of green industry innovation, and welfare and ambient assisted living technologies. Join this matchmaking event to learn more about upcoming calls and connect with potential partners.

About the matchmaking seminar 

Norwegian Directorate for Higher Education and Skills (HK-dir), together with the Research Agency of Slovakia, are pleased to invite you to this digital matchmaking seminar.  

The aim for the event is to connect partners in Slovakia and Iceland, Liechtenstein and/or Norway so that they might apply for project funding under the EEA and Norway Grants (EØS-midlene). Note that the call for institutional cooperation is only open for entities from Slovakia and Norway. The call for mobility and small bilateral initiatives are also open to entities from Iceland and Liechtenstein.  

More information about the call can be found on Research Agency in Slovakia’s webpage

Who is this event for? 

The event is open for everyone working at universities and secondary schools (including vocational education and training) in Slovakia and Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway. Enterprises who may wish to participate as partners in the project may also attend.  

Click here for more information about the EEA and Norway Grants (in Norwegian). 

Practical information  

All participants are expected to register prior to the event and no later than 9. January. Institutions participating with more than one person are encouraged to register each person individually.  

Participants will get access to the digital conference platform Tappin the day before the event. The event page may be accessed from your browser. On the platform you will find the detailed program, practical information, contact details for participants and a partner search exhibition (see more information below).   

In Tappin we encourage all participants to fill out information about their institution, what they are searching for and contact information for the best matchmaking experience. Note that this will be visible to the other participants and is a tool for the matchmaking to work. 

Sessions will not be recorded.  

Partner search exhibition 

Participants that registered prior to 20. December 2021 were invited to share a short presentation (max 5 slides) and/or video (max 3 minutes)  to be published on the conference platform and visible for the other participants prior to, and during the event. Participants registered after 20. December will be able to interact with the exhibition, take part in the programme and invite other participants and exhibitors to private meetings.  

Tentative programme 

The final programme will be shared with all registered participants in early January.  

10:00 - 11:30

- Welcome and introduction of the Slovak Education calls

- Institutional cooperation projects (SGS BIN02) 

- Mobility projects (SGS BIN03)  

- Bilateral fund (BIN BF02) 

- Q&A 

11:30 - 12:00Lunch
12:00 - 13:30

Parallel sessions:

Green Industry and innovation / Welfare and ambient assisted living technologies / TBD

Based on your registration we might add other parallel sessions. You are free to choose which one you will join. More information about the sessions will be shared in the final programme in January.

13:30 - 13:45Break
13:45 - 14:30

Partner search exhibition and private talks 

You may browse the partner search exhibition and invite other participants to private chats. Meetings may take place outside the platform in your own Zoom or Teams platforms, and after the event has ended.  



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Fra: 13. jan. 2022 10:00
Til: 13. jan. 2022 14:30
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