Seminar on the grant program "Horizon 2020"
On July 6, 2018 seminar on the 8th Framework Program of the EU for Scientific Research and Technology Development "Horizon 2020" was held in the Educational-surgical Clinic of Azerbaijan Medical University.
Vice-rector for scientific works of the University Rauf Baylarov made an opening speech and noted that the 8th Framework Program of the EU for Scientific Research and Technology Development "Horizon 2020" was the largest grant program in the history of the EU.
Then the head of the foreign relations division of ANAS Institute of Control Systems, director of the Regional Academy of Innovative Technologies, National Coordinator on Legal and Financial Aspects of the Horizon-2020 Program Tofig Babayev gave detailed information about the structure of scientific research and innovations of the European Commission, including history, a new strategy, and also talked about the Framework Program "HORIZON 2020".
Further, the responsible person for international assistance and cooperation of the operational department of the Delegation of the EU and Azerbaijan Parviz Bagirov, national coordinators Ilham Gumbatov and Zaur Hasanov spoke at the event.
Associate Professor of AMU, National Coordinator of the Horizon-2020 program on health, demographic changes and welfare Ragima Gabulova noted with satisfaction that the seminar, which had been prepared for 6 months, had finally taken place. Expressing gratitude to all participants, R. Gabudova explained the problems of the section "Health, Demographic Change and Welfare