On May 17, 2022, the EURAXESS-Armenia Mobility Day on “EU programmes supporting researchers’ mobility and career development” took place in the premises of the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia (NAS RA), within the framework of the EURAXESS-Armenia project funded by the European Commission.
The main objective of the conference was to raise awareness in the Armenian research community as regards opportunities for international mobility and career development offered by different European programmes.
Among the keynote speakers in the event were Mr. Tigran ARZUMANYAN, Horizon Europe National Contact Point Coordinator for Armenia, Mr. Hrant MATEVOSYAN, Vice-President of NAS RA, Ms. Silvia BOJINOVA, European Neighborhood Policy Team Leader, Directorate-General for Research and Innovation of the European Commission, and Mr. David AVAKIAN, International Cooperation Officer, EU Delegation to Armenia.
The agenda of the conference encompassed presentations and discussions related to different EU funded programmes and initiatives, such as EURAXESS, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) under Horizon Europe, Erasmus +, COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology), and DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst). Testimonials from successful Armenian MSCA Individual/Postdoctoral fellows were shared with all participants in the conference.
- Publication date
- 25 May 2022
- Directorate-General for Research and Innovation