HERA JRP Matchmaking Events

Applications are closed for this event  but you can still register on the online matchmaking tool. Go tohttp://heranet.info/online-partner-search-tool

Note that applicants that do not get invited still can apply in the HERA JRP UP call and so can researchers who have not submitted an Expression of Interest. For more information go to http://heranet.info/hera-jrp-documents-1

HERA 'Uses of the past' Matchmaking Event - Now closed

The HERA (“Humanities in the European Research Area”) Network invites researchers to apply for the participation in the “Uses of the Past – Matchmaking Event” taking place in Tallinn on 29 January 2015.

The aim of the Matchmaking Event is to present the Call for transnational humanities-led research proposals under the theme “Uses of the Past” to be formally announced early January 2015 and to facilitate the building of international research partnerships. With up to €23 million available, the research programme will fund new and exciting Humanities-centred projects on Uses of the Past involving researchers from four or more countries.

The deadline to register your interest in attending the Matchmaking Event is 5 November 2014, 14:00 CET (Central European Time).

Eligible scholars are senior and early career researchers based in the following participating countries: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and United Kingdom.

To attend the Matchmaking event, scholars must submit an Expression of Interest for participating in the event consisting of a short project idea and a short CV. More information about this call and how to submit an application can be found herehttp://www.b2match.eu/hera-up-mmeThe travel costs of the selected applicants can be reimbursed up to EUR 350.

Note that applicants that do not get invited still can apply in the HERA JRP UP call and so can researchers who have not submitted an Expression of Interest!!

HERA JRP Uses of the Past Matchmaking Event - Faq Download Updated 27th October

Application form for Matchmaking Event - Download

 

 

Cultural Encounters Matchmaking Event, HERA JRP II, Berlin February 21, 2012

In order to facilitate the building of international research partnerships in the preparation for the HERA JRP “Cultural Encounters” Call for Proposals, applications were invited from researchers to attend a ‘match making’ event that took place 21st February 2012 in Berlin. The deadline to register interest in attending the event was 30 November 2011. Almost 300 applicants have been selected to attend the event. Further information about the event can be found via the registration website: www.b2match.eu/hera2012. The agenda and the presentations made at the event can be found below.

Please note that it is not necessary to have attended the matchmaking event in order to apply to the HERA Joint Reserach Programme on Cultural Encounters.  

List of Participants                                                                                               AGENDA

21 February 2012 at the Ewerk Berlin

08.00 - 10.00 Registration and welcome coffee
10.00 - 10.10

Official opening of the HERA JRP Cultural Encounters Matchmaking Event
MinR'in Dr. Angelika Willms-Herget - Federal Ministry of Education and Research / Germany

10.10 - 10.20

Introduction HERA Network and the HERA Joint Research Programmes
Prof. Sean Ryder - HERA Network Board chair / IRCHSS Board member

10.20 - 10.40

Characterising the HERA JRP Cultural Encounters theme
Prof. Sean Ryder - HERA Network Board chair / IRCHSS Board member

10.40 - 11.10

About ESF -HERA JRP Handling Agency, Dr. Nina Kancewicz-Hoffman, European Science Foundation (ESF)

HERA JRP Cultural Encounters Call - Application / selection process, Ms. Julia Boman, HERA JRP CE Handling Agency - European Science Foundation (ESF)
Q & A

11.10 - 11.30

Introducing national contact points
Q & A

11.30 - 12.30 

Presentation of two current HERA JRP projects: sharing experiences of preparing
successful transnational collaborative proposals

- Prof. Tony Whyton, University of Salford, Project Leader for the HERA JRP Project "Rhythm Changes: Jazz Cultures and European identities" (RhythmChanges)

- Dr. Jo Sofaer, University of Southampton, Project Leader for the HERA JRP Project "Creativity and Craft Production in Middle and Late Bronze Age" (CinBA)

12.30 - 14.00

Lunch break

14.00 - 17.30

Matchmaking session

 17.30 - 18.30

 Drinks