ERC Info Session with high participation

November 23, 2020


The information session hosted by INL about the European Research Council (ERC) Grants, last 20th of November 2020, had over 500 registration and was the most participated digital event organized by INL to date.

The conference was opened by the Spanish Minister of Science, Pedro Duque, and by Lars Montelius, Director-General of INL, who highlighted the relevance of the ERC support for the advancement of science in Europe.

The ERC National Contact Points in Spain and Portugal, as well as to ERC Grantees of both countries, informed prospect candidates about what is takes to increase the chances of success in one of the most competitive funding schemes available for scientific research.

Lars Montelius took the opportunity to showcase INL strengths as a host institution for ERC Grants awardees and expressed INL will and availability to be the right enabler for future opportunities.