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GENDERACTION Mutual Learning Workshop on Gender and Digitalization

09:30 - 16:30

Starts in 2 days from now

Programmes SwafS   Horizon Europe  

A Mutual Learning Workshop (MLW) is organized by the GENDERACTION project and coordinated by the Standing Working Group on Gender in Research and Innovation under European Research Area and Innovation Committee (ERAC SWG GRI). The workshop has the following objectives:

  • Establish contacts and network on gender and digitalization
  • Discuss the latest developments with invited experts in the field
  • Share experiences on examples of good practice (e.g. policies, strategies, targeted funding programmes) from member states
  • Identify barriers that hinder the greater involvement of women researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs
  • Develop recommendations for actions on gender and digitalization in Horizon Europe and for Member States

The workshop is divided into three seperate sessions:

Session 1: Friday, 26th March 2021, 9.30am-11.30am (GMT). Theme – ICT and digital skills

Session 2: Thursday, 15th April 2021, 9.30am-11.30am (GMT). Theme – Women as tech producers/innovators

Session 3: Thursday, 15th April 2021, 2.30pm-4.30pm (GMT). Theme – Gender/Intersectionality dimension in innovation/digitalisation

More information on the agenda and registration is available on the website of GENDERACTION

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Luciad - Geospatial software for mission-critical operations

Founded in 1999, Luciad serves clients in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Though it recently was acquired by Hexagon Geospatial, they kept an agile SME mindset. Thousands of end users work directly with Luciad’s geospatial applications, and major systems integrators (think Airbus Defense and Space, Lufthansa Systems, NATO, Thales…) incorporate its software in their own products.

NCP Flanders went to Leuven to interview Frederic Houbie, the Research Projects Manager at Luciad, about how he sees Horizon 2020. Luciad is a partner in the MARISA project, which is a collaborative RIA project submitted to an ICT call topic


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