ETN Starting Guide - New interactive infographic

23-05-2017
 
Funding News

Early Stage Researchers (ESRs) are a crucial part of any project funded under the Horizon 2020 European Training Network (ETN). Whereas our Cheat Sheets series has given you some concrete tips on the essential steps on managing ESRs – Recruitment, Contracts, and Starting Phase – we have now created the ETN Starting Guide - an infographic on how to get your ESR on the way.

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ITN 2017 evaluation results out

17-05-2017
 
Funding News

During the past week the EC has released the overall results of the H2020-MSCA-ITN-2017. Since we felt the numbers didn’t reveal much information, we’ve had a look at them, run some calculations and will detail our observations in this post.

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ESR Cheat Sheet - Part 3: Starting phase

16-05-2017
 
Company News

Now that we’ve read about what it takes to find ESRs and how to get them signed up it’s time for the next step: The starting phase. A few things we’re going to mention might seem arbitrary, for instance collecting contact details. However, it’s the small things that get easily forgotten during the lifetime of a multi-year project, but it’s often the details that make the difference.

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ESR Cheat Sheet - Part 2: Contracts

03-05-2017
 
Funding News

Once the ESRs have been successfully recruited, it’s time to get their contracts prepared and signed. Employing an ESR requires slightly more paperwork in comparison to other jobs. However, the extra work required isn’t something that should deter any potential employers, after all it’s all part of the project. In this post we will be looking at the contract needed to be put in place to get your ESR started and what shouldn’t be forgotten when employing an ESR.

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ESR Cheat Sheet - Part 1: Recruitment

28-04-2017
 
Funding News

After giving you a good overview of the individual subjects in previous articles we are now continuing with our Cheat Sheet series to offer you some more concrete help with your projects. In this three-part-series we will be giving you tips on how to manage your projects in regard to the ESRs, starting with the recruitment process.

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Early Stage Researcher (ESR) explained

10-04-2017
 
Funding News

The definition of an ESR is rather short: “ESRs shall, at the time of recruitment by the host organisation, be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and have not been awarded a doctoral degree.”

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Benefits of ISO 9001 for EU proposal preparation and project management

20-02-2017
 
Company News

Internally we are aware of what it takes to uphold the certification and how it influences our daily work life, but because a large number of our clients and partners are either scientists or researchers, we often feel that the benefits they receive by working with a certified company aren’t perceived.

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Infographic on NMBP calls in Horizon 2020

01-09-2016
 
Funding News

Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology and Advanced Manufacturing and Processing, NMBP in short, has become a priority area funded under the Horizon 2020 programme.  With 17 2-Stage call Topics open with a deadline in October it is time to get the proposal ready now.

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ICT Proposers’ Day 2016

24-08-2016
 
Funding News

The ICT Proposers’ Day 2016 will kick off in about a month’s time, on the 26th September, in Bratislava, Slovakia.

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Open up to new possibilities with one-two-grant

27-05-2016
 
Company News

After the success of several workshops on EU proposal writing at renowned Irish and UK universities and based on the positive experience from the company days (firmensprechtage in German) it is long overdue that accelopment officially defines its tried and tested concept of individualised funding advice to scientists at universities across Europe. We are therefore excited to introduce one-two-grant.

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ITN submissions increase

25-01-2016
 
Funding News

As expected, the number of ITN submissions has increased, although the increase was not as pronounced as anticipated.

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New Horizon 2020 Calls, new Funding Opportunities

23-10-2015
 
Funding News

As of 14 October 2015, there are 53 new funding opportunities for researchers, developers and innovators: The EC has published new calls for proposals in all three pillars of Horizon 2020 (Excellent Science, Industrial Leadership, Societal Challenges) which are now open for submission. Several billion euro are available for different types of projects, including Research and Innovation Actions, more applied Innovation Actions and Coordination and Support Actions.

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RISKSUR training modules

30-07-2015
 
Company News

Here at accelopment we pride ourselves for being on the cutting edge when it comes to helping our partners with technologies. In this example we would like to explain how we use Adobe ConnectTM for training purposes. Adobe ConnectTM enables us to host virtual meetings whenever, and from wherever, we want. Having this possibility is essential when working on an international project. We have expanded our usage to more than just meetings and have used our tools to create a virtual training series.

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The UNION project is on track

11-06-2015
 
Project News

More than two years have passed, since the accelopment supported UNION project kicked off and the project is still going strongly. The project was recently reviewed by the Project Coordinator and the Project Officer and it is living up to its task. Before we get into the details of the report, let me explain, what the project is all about:

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COST Action proposal “NEOH” accepted

05-06-2014
 
Company News

accelopment successfully supported the preparation of a COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) Action called NEOH – “Network for Evaluation of One Health”.

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New Project Dissemination Website

16-05-2014
 
Company News

Our new project dissemination website is now online!
The new page provides a better overview of the dissemination tasks completed by accelopment during current and past projects. These include Factsheets, Websites, Newsletters, Press Articles, Videos and Social Media. The new design shows the results of these activities at one glance. By clicking on the categories on the right, the overview can be sorted according to interests, eg. so that only the factsheets are displayed. Click here to see the new page.
 

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S-HELP video

03-04-2014
 
Project News

University College Cork (UCC), S-HELP’s coordinator, has created a project-related video.

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Article in Tages Anzeiger

27-02-2014
 
Funding News

The Swiss newspaper 'Tages Anzeiger' published an article on the suspension of the Horizon 2020 treaty yesterday.

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Final Meeting of KHCCBIO Project

23-01-2014
 
Project News

The King Hussein Cancer Center in Jordan holds an international conference to announce the inauguration of the first ISO-compliant BioBank.

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Robo-Mate kick-off meeting in Genoa

27-09-2013
 
Funding News

The Robo-Mate kick-off meeting took place in Genoa/Italy from 5-6 September 2013. 27 people including representatives from all 12 partners attended the meeting.

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FP7 project DERREG started

01-01-2009
 
Funding News

Nine project partners and accelopment participated in the kick-off meeting of the FP7 project DERREG in Brussels on 15th/16th January 2009.

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FP7 project PILGRIM started

01-11-2008
 
Funding News

Twelve project partners including accelopment participated in the kick-off meeting of the FP7 project PILGRIM in Brussels on 5th/6th November 2008.

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