Global Workshop: Fundamentals of U.S. Sponsored Project Administration

Two day workshop

In line with the Horizon 2020 initiative BILAT USA 4.0, the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) supports the workshop titled "Fundamentals of U.S. Sponsored Project Administration" which will be organized in Vienna, Austria, on September 18-19, 2017 by NCURA (The National Council of University Research Administrators-USA) and the Vienna University of Technology.
The goal of this workshop is to increase knowledge and understanding of European researchers as well as research administrators about the US federal grants that are open for Europeans.
Datum 18.09.2017 09:00 - 19.09.2017 16:00
Ort Technische Universität Wien
Anmeldung 01.06.2017 bis 12.09.2017
ThemenbereichDienstleistungsinnovationen, Gesellschaft, Informationstechnologie, Karriere in der Forschung, Lebenswissenschaften, Material und Produktion, Mobilität, Sicherheit, Umwelt und Energie, weitere Themen, Weltraum
Maximale Teilnehmerzahl100
Zielgruppe Universitäten, Fachhochschulen, Forschungseinrichtungen
FFG BereichEuropäische und Internationale Programme
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Hosted by the Vienna University of Technology the workshop will cover the following topics:

  • U.S. research funding opportunities for non-U.S. organizations
  • Applying for and managing U.S. federal research grants and
  • Sharing best practices in global research management and administration.

Presenters of the workshop are from the NCURA Global Faculty:

  • Leslie Schmidt: Assistant Vice President for Research at Montana State University, U.S.
  • Eva Björndal: Head of Unit, Post-Contract Office at Karolinska Institutet, SE

This workshop is specifically geared for international research managers and administrators (pre- and post-award) with a basic or intermediate level of experiences with U.S. grants who want to achieve the next level of excellence.

Target audience:

  • Research Managers and Research Administrators (pre- and/or post-award)
  • Basic and intermediate level of experiences with U.S. grants application & administration


Workshop agenda: