Conference on joining the European Research Area - the European R&I Days 2024

On March 21 – 22, 2024, the final conference within the Support to Georgia’s Researchers’ Mobility programme took place at Hilton Garden Inn, Tbilisi, Georgia.

The aim of the conference was to raise awareness of the Georgian universities, research institutes and the Georgian R&I funding agencies on the EU Member States' funding provisions in the field of innovation and research and to provide a forum to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the R&I FP of the EU. 

The conference was participated by the representatives of Directorate-General for Research and Innovation, Delegation of the European Union to Georgia, Ministry of Education Science and Youth of Georgia, Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation and Georgia's Innovation and Technology Agency who opened the event and delivered welcome speeches.   Prior to this,  the representatives of Germany, France, Austria, Lithuania, Bulgaria, Latvia, Poland, Greece, Hungary and Czech Republic delivered presentations and introduced research and innovation systems and funding opportunities for Georgian researchers and innovators in their countries.

Up to 150 representatives of Georgian universities, research institutes, interested funding agencies have been invited to attend the event.

GRMP ERA presentation overall

DG RTD Ariadni Teropolu


GRMP success stories

EU MS presentations

Conference  materials, including the agenda, are available HERE

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