Funding landscape for India collaboration - EU, Finland and India contexts
The presentations from the webinar and a Registration Form to leave your contact details for getting invited to similar events can be seen at the bottom of this page.
The outcomes of the webinar was providing,
• info the RDI/Educational collaboration approach of Finland with India (highlights, current happenings)
• a bird’s eye view of the funding possibilities for collaboration with India (EU and Finnish contexts)
• a summary of funding schemes for international collaboration from the Indian bodies (India context) and an introduction to the Department of Science and Technology (DST).
The webinar targeted,
Academics and Early stage researchers interested in collaboration with India/Finland. Staff from education, research and innovation services supporting preparation of funding proposals. The seminar will be open to colleagues from the Finnish and Indian partner higher education institutions.
Webinar on Funding Landscape for India Collaboration – EU, Finland and India contexts
15.2.2022, 11-12.30 EET/14.30-16.00 IST
Zoom Link for joining: https://aalto.zoom.us/j/3425998132
11.00 EET Welcome
Kit Srinivasan, Coordinator , FICORE, Aalto University
11.05 EET Finnish approach for collaboration with India – Highlights
Dr. Mika Tirronen, Counsellor of Education and Science, Embassy of Finland, New Delhi
11.10 EET Science & Technology Cooperation from India
Dr. Rajiv Kumar, Scientist, Dept. of International Cooperation, Ministry of Science and Technology, India
- STI Policy of India
- Information about DST (Department of Science and Technology)
- Indian Schemes for Overseas Researchers
- Ramanujan Fellowships
- Ramalingaswamy Fellowships
- National Post Doctoral Fellowships
11.30 EET Scheme for Promotion of Academic and Research Collaboration (SPARC)
Dr. Virendra Kumar Tewari, Director, IIT Kharagpur
11.40 EET EU funding tools for India collaboration
Dr. Samrat Kumar, Country Coordinator, EURAXESS India - Researchers in Motion
12.00 EET Current programmes from Finland for India collaboration
- How Academy of Finland supports India collaborations (5 mins), Ulla Ellmén, Science Adviser (mobility), Academy of Finland
- TFK mobility funding, EDUFI Fellowships and Erasmus+ opportunities (15 min), Sofia Lähdeniemi, Programme Manager and Mari Pohjola, Senior Programme Adviser, Finnish National Agency for Education
12.20 EET Sustainability of Indo-Finnish research collaborations with potential partners in India
Dr. Antti-Pekka Hyvärinen, Senior Research Scientist, Head of Unit: Atmospheric Composition, Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI)
12.30 EET End of programme
(Q & A through chat)
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