Ceremonial Launch event of the
CETOCOEN Excellence Teaming project


Masaryk University Campus Library
University Campus Bohunice
Kamenice 5, 625 00 Brno

Ceremonial Launch Event

15th January 2020, 11:00

The ceremonial launch of the CETOCOEN Excellence project held under the auspices of the rector of the Masaryk University, prof. Martin Bareš.
High representation of the European Commission, national authorities and project partners is expected. 

Ceremonial Launch Event (event will be held in English language)
Wednesday 15/1/2020

09:00-09:30 Press conference (only specific attendees)
 09:30-10:00 Registration  
 10:00-11:35 Opening ceremony – formal addresses  

Teaming in the European, national and regional context:
Prof. Martin Bareš, Rector of the Masaryk University
Ms. Anna Panagopoulou, Director, European Commission (DG R&I, Directorate G and B)
Mr. Karel Havlíček, Minister of Industry and Trade & Vice-Prime Minister, Vice-president for the Research and Innovation Council
Ms. Alena Schillerová, Minister of Finance & Vice-Prime Minister 
Mr. Pavel Doleček, Deputy-Minister, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
Mr. Jan Vitula, Vice-President, South Moravian Regional Authority
Mr. Petr Hladík, Deputy Mayor, City of Brno
Mr. Srdan Matic, WHO Representative and Head of WHO Country Office

 11:00-11:15 Project introduction and project overview
prof. Jana Klánová, Coordinator of the project, RECETOX
 11:15-11:35 Role of project partners in the project  
  • Dr. Uta Staiger, UCL Pro-Vice-Provost (Europe)
  • prof. Andrew DeMello, ETH
  • Dr. Petr Holub, IT/Data protection, BBMRI-ERIC (TBC)
  • Dr. Gorazd Stokin, Director of FNUSA-ICRC
 11:35-13:30 Lunch & Networking & Discussions  
 13:30-14:30 Round table – Partnership for a Healthy Future  
Moderator: Dr. Kateřina Šebková, Director of National and Regional Centre 
Regional, National and European stakeholders - European Commission, Ministries, ESFRI, South Moravian Innovation Office etc.
 15:00 – 16:15
Lecture room (A11/334)
RECETOX Lecture - Public Lecture
Eran Bendavid: The effect of poor air quality on infant mortality
Associate Professor of Medicine, Core faculty member at the Center for Health Policy and the Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research
18:00 Dinner for invited quests and project partners

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