SimpleFleet at kick off meeting of “Horizon 2020”.

Posted by on Jan 15, 2014 in News | Comments Off on SimpleFleet at kick off meeting of “Horizon 2020”.

In the frame of the incoming Greek Presidency of the European Council, as of January 1st until June 30th 2014, the General Secretariat or Research and Technology/GSRT organized the kick off meeting for the new European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation “Horizon 2020”. The event took place on Friday, January 10th, 2014 at the ‘DEMOKRITOS” National Centre for Scientific Research.

Τhe President of the Greek Republic, Mr Karolos Papoulias honoured the event with his attendance. The event was also attended by the Minister of Education and Religious Affairs, Prof. Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos and Mrs Maire Geogeghan Quinn, the EU Commissioner for Research and Innovation and Mrs Maria Damanaki, the EU Commissioner for Marine Affairs and Fisheries. Representatives from the Academic sector (Universities, Research Centres) and the private sector also attended the event. Details about the event are available here.

RC “Athena” was also there. The SimpleFleet project had its separate booth where it was visited by many attendees of the event.

Photos of showcasing the SimpleFleet project at th Greek Minister of Education and Religious Affairs and foreign commisioners:

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