What is the Trendington?
A biannual event convening researchers and other stakeholders around prioritised long-term technology trends with potential impact over UNO’s Social Development Goals.
Closed session with top international experts and other stakeholders in:
- Energy/Enrironment/Climate change,
- Biotechnology/Health/Life sciences,
- Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI)
To work into enriching, merging, selecting our list of 45 trends into the top 15 ones.
Open international event for young and senior researchers to:
- Get informed about coming FET calls,
- Learn about the outcomes from 13th and top 15 trends for future technologies,
- Network and seed for FET proposals.
IdeAcademy will also be active at the event.
Agenda for the November 14th
REGISTRATION (8:30 - 9:30)
ID Card or Passport is required
(09:00 - 10:15)
Welcome by Spanish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities and Eva García Muntión (PREFET Coordinator). Presentation of players and the agenda
Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) Programme, and April & May 2020 FET Calls, and towards Pathfinder by Goncalo Neto from the European Commission
Discussion & Interview
(10:15 – 11:30)
2 FET project examples, chaired by Nicolás Ojeda, Spanish National Contact Point for FET and European Research Council (ERC)
COFFEE BREAK (11:30 - 12:00)
(12:00 - 13:00)
Presentation of the top 15 technological trends in ICT; Biotechnology & Health Sciences; and Environment, Climate Change & Energy by PREFET partners and international experts in exponential technologies chaired by Eva García Muntión
Co-Creation & Networking Session Per Area
(13:00 – 14:30)
Dreaming of potential projects around top 15 technological trends and beyond: Co-creation and networking
Closure by Eva García Muntión