EBNet 2020 ECR Conference Winners – 25 June 20

Our first online conference gathered more than 80 ECR members to share their research and network with peers. We managed to entice people (on the hottest day of the year!) for a packed schedule of 17 featured research presentations and numerous posters, with a lively side chat too. Talks ranged widely. In addition …

JULY 20 Events Roundup

AquaEnviro – multiple FREE: Water Resources – Securing Long-term Resilience (virtual conference)30 July 2020 FREE Webinars: Ask the ExpertTroubleshooting Wastewater Treatment Systems – 5 August 2020Microscopic Examination of Activated Sludge – 27 August 2020 Nutrient Removal and Recovery Conference (virtual conference)1-3 September 2020 (Finland) European Waste Water Management Conference13-14 October …

JULY 20 Funding Roundup

NERC NERC Discovery Science Standard Grant Deadline: now 28 July 2020 Innovate UKThe £191m Sustainable Innovation Fund is a fund to help all sectors of the UK recover, grow and create new opportunities from the aftermath of Covid-19. Sustainable Innovation Fund Round 1 Deadline: 29 July 2020 (£100-500K) Sustainable Innovation …

JUNE 20 Funding Roundup

Leverhulme International Professorships 19 June 2020 BBSRC: Strategic Longer and Larger grants: Frontier bioscience 2020/21 30 July 2020 KTN/UK Seafood Innovation Fund 26 June 2020 Knowledge Transfer Partnerships – July-Oct 2020 7 October 2020 The National Lottery Various – by region incl. “Communities and Groups” Horizon 2020: Fast Track to …

JUNE 20 Event Roundup

KETBIO Booster Conference – online registration here. 7 June 2020 KTN: Nature Inspired Solutions Special Interest Group – short webinar series Nature Inspired Construction – 23 June; Nature Inspired Manufacturing – 14 July; Nature Inspired Engineering – 4 August; Nature Inspired Future Flight – 28 August KTN: OPEN FORUM for …

BBSRC Survey on Utilising Models in Research

BBSRC has launched a survey looking at the use of models in research. The breadth of the survey includes researchers using whole animals, cells, tissues, and computational models. Visit: https://bbsrc.ukri.org/about/reviews/consultations/survey-on-the-use-of-models-in-research/ The overall purpose of this consultation is to gain a better understanding of this complex area, examine the use of models …

MAY 20 Events Roundup

CIWM: Resourcing the Future Conference9-10 June 2020, London IWA: 5th International Conference on Ecotechnologies for Wastewater Treatment21-25 June 2021, Milano, Italy (NOTE POSTPONEMENT FROM JUNE 2020) EUBCE6-9 July 2020, MarseilleEvent rescheduled due to Covid-19 outbreak. IFIB1-2 October 2020, Rome EFIB5-6 October 2020, Frankfurt

APRIL 20 Funding Roundup

E3B Network Proof of Concept Call – £25KDeadline: 29 May 2020 Supergen Energy Storage Network Call 2020 (Round 1)Deadline: 1 June 2020 HVB: Proof of Concept Call 2020 Deadline: 14 September 2020Two targeted calls: High value biorenewable products or processes for industry – projects require industrial partners.  (Joint funding call with …