Kick-off meeting of the CETOCOEN Excellence
Project kick-off meeting
On Thursday, 16th of January, the project has been officially started. The meeting has followed the ceremonial launch and has been attended by the project partners - MUNI, UCL, ETH, BBMRI-ERIC and ICRC and also by the European Commission and the Research Executive Agency.
The partners, together with the European Commission and the Research Executive Agency have discussed especially the plans for 2020 and the formal obligations arising from the European Funding. At the KoM, the General Assembly Members have been appointed, such as Dissemination manager, Upgrade manager.
The updated programme of the meeting is as follows:
|9:00-9:30||Teaming action – in general and view of the EC
Policy Aspects of Teaming Action within the H2020 Work Programme "Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation"
Policy Officer, EC
|9:30-10:00||Role of REA and Project Expectations
Head of Unit, EC REA
CETOCOEN Excellence: motivation and main objectives of the project
|10:35-11:35||Project implementation: Legal, Financial and Administrative Aspects
Project Officer, EC REA
Key Areas of Changes - focus on the Science, Research Infrastructure and Education
Work plan overview – WPs and basic schedule – key people, meetings, management bodies etc.
Overview of the WPs – workplan and schedule
|15:30-16:00||Technical issues – document management, communication etc.
Jan Ostřížek/Šárka Palátová
|16:00-16:30||Wrap-up – final remarks and discussion|
|17:00 -||Individual meeting Lab tour Adjourn|
An international group of scientists, including Martin Scheringer from RECETOX, is proposing a functional system of cooperation leading to the reduction of damage caused by chemical pollution.
The RECETOX environmental database has worldwide use
What have RECETOX databases in common with remote sensing and Earth observation? To know more, please, read this article.
Opinion paper – EU Action Plan Towards a Zero Pollution Ambition for air, water and soil
RECETOX provided the feedback to the EC about its Action Plan Towards a Zero Pollution Ambition for air, water and soil
Rector's Award for Jana Klánová
Among the recipients of the Rector's Award is the director of RECETOX, prof. Jana Klánová who will receive the award for her "Extraordinary Results in the International Grant Competition."