News & Events Archives

This section offers an overview of news and events related to the IncoNet CA/SC project.
  • 22.05.2013 - 24.05.2013 | Astana, Kazakhstan

    Presenting EU-Central Asia STI policy dialogue cooperation at Astana Economic Forum

    Since 2008, the Astana Economic Forum has been the main annual industry conference in Kazakhstan. In 2013 about 9,000 participants from120 countries took part in the event. In addition to Kazakhstan's President Nazarbayev, the speakers' list also included current and former government officials, senior representatives of international organisations, companies and associations as well as recognised experts in economics.
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  • 23.04.2013 - 24.04.2013 | Tashkent, Uzbekistan

    Training seminar 'Improving S&T Indicators in Central Asia'

    After the successful workshop on S&T indicators in Almaty in 2011, the IncoNet CA/SC project organised a second training seminar in Tashkent on 23 and 24 April 2013. It targeted statistical agencies, survey respondents and data users from Central Asia, with the aim of reflecting on and improving the S&T indicators methodologies.
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  • 14.11.2012 - 15.11.2012 | Tbilisi, Georgia

    6th EU-Eastern Partnership/ Central Asia Policy Stakeholders' Conference

    The policy dialogue in Tbilisi was the 6th and last in a series of similar conferences that took place between 2009 and 20012. The focus of the current event was on the EU-EaP/CA STI cooperation in addressing societal challenges: priorities, modalities and synergies of policies and instruments.
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  • 15.03.2012

    IncoNet CA/SC facilitates the participation of Central Asian and South Caucasus reserachers in networking event in Germany

    The 4th "Successful R&D in Europe" European Networking Event took place on 8th and 9th of March 2012 at Duesseldorf Airport. Some 350 participants from 28 countries were given an international platform from which to launch EU projects.
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  • 15.02.2012

    Armenia – Task 3.1: Grants for participation in Brokerage events in EU

    The second call for grant scheme to support participation of researchers from Armenia in Brokerage events in EU was announced in January 2012 by the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia within Task 3.1 of FP7 IncoNet CASC Project.  The grant scheme call was announced for the participation in the Successful R&D in Europe: 4th European Networking Event to be held through 8 - 9 March, 2012, in Dusseldorf, Germany, organized by Ministry of Innovation, Science and Research of North Rhine-Westphalia and Enterprise Europe Network. The thematic focus of the call is FP7 Food, Agricultural and Fisheries, and Biotechnology priority.
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  • 15.02.2012

    Uzbekistan – Task 3.1: Grants for participation in Brokerage events in EU

    In December 15, 2011 an open call for Grant Scheme 3.1 to support the participation of researchers from Uzbekistan in FP7 events was announced by the IncoNet CASC project partner Indo-Uzbek Centre for Promotion Scientific and Technological Cooperation (IUCP-T) with the assistance of the Committee for Coordination Science and Technology Development under Cabinet of Ministers.
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  • 24.11.2011

    Moldova – Task 3.1: Grants for participation in Brokerage events in EU

    The second open call for grant scheme to support participation of researchers from Moldova in FP7 events was launched in August 2011.  The call was announced by the Academy of Sciences of Moldova, a partner of the consortium in the European Project IncoNet CA/SC. The deadline for submitting applications was September 15.
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  • 06.10.2011 - 07.10.2011 | Bucharest, Romania

    Mid-term General Assembly of the IncoNet CA/SC project

    General Assemblies of the InoNets EECA and CA/SC will be held from 5th to 7th October 2011 in Bucharest, Romania, organised by NSPSPA. For IncoNet CA/SC it will be the mid-term GA (and the end of the first reporting period). One of the issues on the agenda will be the planning of a Policy Stakeholders' Conference in South Caucasus. A tentative programme is available.
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  • 26.05.2011 - 27.05.2011 | Astana, Kazakhstan

    3rd Policy Stakeholders' Conference : "Evaluation approaches in S&T policy making: sharing good practices"

    After the successful Policy Stakeholders' Conferences in Athens and Moscow, the third event of this kind brought together high ranking experts and S&T policy makers in Astana upon invitation of the Kazakh Ministry of Industry and New Technologies. This year's focus has been on evaluation approaches in S&T policy making. Conclusions now available!
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  • 11.04.2011

    Results of the Open Call for Mobility – 2011, Moldova

    In February 2011 an open call for grant scheme to support participation of researchers from Moldova in FP7 events was announced by IncoNet CA/SC project.
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  • 11.04.2011 - 15.04.2011 | Bonn, Germany

    NCP Training for Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan

    This training for National Contact Points was organised by the International Bureau of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research in Bonn in a joint effort of Inconet EECA and IncoNet CA/SC.
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  • 06.04.2011 - 08.04.2011 | Almaty, Kazakhstan

    Improving S&T Indicators in Central Asia - Training seminar 6th – 8th April 2011 in Almaty, Kazakhstan

    Evidence policy making in science, technology and innovation is an important matter that finds its response in STI strategies developed and programmes implemented. Key-indicators for assessment of STI are widely used to set targets in national strategies but advanced knowledge about data production guidelines, processing standards for statistical data and the usability are fields widely neglected in Central Asian countries.
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  • 12.02.2011 - 30.03.2011 | Central Asia and South Caucasus

    Project visits to Central Asia and South Caucasus

    Among other tasks, IncoNet CA/SC is dedicated to identifying strategic research areas of mutual interest with potential for future cooperation between the Member States/Associated Candidate States and Central Asia/South Caucasus. As respective recommendations should be based on the experiences of relevant stakeholders and their strategic visions concerning priority areas for cooperation, Work Package 1 of the project includes "missions to the target regions" to obtain first hand information.
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  • 30.11.2010 | Warsaw, Poland

    Management Board Meeting

    This years IncoNet CA/SC Management Board meeting will be held back to back with the General Assembly of the IncoNet EECA in Warsaw. During the MB meeting, the Work Package leaders are expected to present briefly the current situation in the respective Tasks.
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  • 25.11.2010 - 26.11.2010 | Bonn, Germany

    Project Coordinators Board Meeting

    The aim of the Project Coordinators Board (PCB) Meeting is to establish a pro-active dialogue between EU projects working in Eastern Europe and Central Asian countries or projects with participants from these countries.
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  • 27.09.2010 - 29.09.2010 | Brussels, Belgium

    IncoNet CA/SC presents its activities at ICT 2010 in Brussels

    This biennial event organised by the European Commission has become a meeting point for researchers, business people, investors, and policy makers in the field of digital innovation. IncoNet CA/SC joined forces with four other projects to present its activities.
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  • | Application deadline: 31 July 2010

    A joint call to support participation of EECA researchers in ICT’2010 event

    The cluster of FP7 support actions SCUBE-ICT, EXTEND and ISTOK-SOYUZ working in the EECA region (EECA Cluster) offers a unique opportunity for motivated EECA ICT teams to have their travel costs and subscription fees for ICT’2010 covered. In order to select the winners, who will benefit from financial support, an on-line Call for applications has been launched.
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  • 29.04.2010 - 30.04.2010 | Istanbul, Turkey

    IncoNet CA/SC Kick-Off-Meeting

    The Kick-off Meeting of the new IncoNet CA/SC took place in Istanbul, Turkey. Representatives of the 27 consortium members gathered for this two day event to launch the FP7 funded "S&T International Cooperation Network for Central Asian and South Caucasus Countries".
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