The University of Alicante launches the Summer Course “Technology Watch: strategies and tools to innovate”, as part of "Rafael Altamira 2015 Summer Courses”.
The course is coordinated by the Virtual Observatory for Technology Transfer (OVTT ) and it is taking place from 7th to the 10th of July in the Campus of the University of Alicante (Spain).
The contents are organized in three thematic blocks with a strong practical nature, plus a specialized workshop in how technology watch can help to differentiate in R&D projects, within the Horizon 2020. This workshop is dedicated to the health sector and well-being, but feasible to be replicated for all sectors of activity.
The Directorate-General of University Policy (Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport) has called for 2015, the 14th Arquimedes contest 'Introduction to Scientific University Research' (BOE No. 95 of 21/04/2015), to promote the incorporation of young university students to scientific research through the granting of awards to the best work.
Deadline for those interested in participating in XIV Archimedes contest is 3 pm June 5th
The Brazil Government, through the academic mobility program Science without Borders (CsF) provides leading international scientists scholarships in Brazil for research visitors to attract young talent.
The objective is to attract and stimulate the fixation in Brazil's of talented researchers abroad, Brazilian or foreign residents with outstanding scientific or technological production.
Proposals must be presented in the form of project and aimed exclusively via the Internet through the proposals form online, starting from the date indicated in the schedule, which will soon be available in http://www.cienciasemfronteiras.gov.br.
This call aims, through the granting of awards, to promote research vocation among residents (M.I.R) in the field of FISABIO involved in the training of specialists in medicine, pharmacy, biology, chemistry, psychology and nursing.