Horizon 2020 Calls on Infectious Diseases and Improving Global Health: Webinar recording and slides now available

Posted on: 24/10/2019

On the 18 October 2019, KTN and Innovate UK hosted a Horizon 2020 Briefing Webinar on the Forthcoming Health Calls.

The webinar provided background information on various call topics and on support available for both UK and European organisations in how to apply for funding and search for partners. KTN hosted this event on behalf of Innovate UK and was delivered by Samana Brannigan, National Contact Point for Health, and Stephen Alexander, National Contact Point for Legal and Financial Issues, Innovate UK. A big thank you to the Speakers and Organisers.¬†With thanks also to the University of Portsmouth for presenting their project idea. If you would like to submit a pitch and didn’t get chance on the day, please use the template¬†here¬†and email it back to Natalie Withenshaw.


The webinar gave an overview of H2020 Health Call topics, and support available for UK organisations in how to apply for funding, as well as information on Brexit and the continuation of UK participation in H2020. This enabled attendees to gain an insight into the benefits of participating, guidelines for preparing a project outline and the support and collaboration tools available.


In summary, the webinar covered:

  • Open and Forthcoming Health Call Topics
  • Support for UK Organisations
  • UK participation in Horizon 2020


View and download the slides here.


Additional available resources (Click to view / download):

H2020 Work Programme 2018-2020 for Health


Watch the full webinar below: 

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Webinar recording

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