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Info days 2021  
From June 28th till July 16th



Horizon Europe Info Days

Following the policy-related discussions during the European Research and Innovation Days 2021 (23 & 24 June), the 10-day event of Horizon Europe Info Days will give prospective applicants and other stakeholders of EU research and innovation the opportunity to get information and ask questions about the main funding instruments, processes of Horizon Europe and what is new. 

The Horizon Europe Info Days will be open for participation without prior registration (except for Cluster 3 - Civil Security for Society).

You can contact the Research Enquiry Service to find out more about research in Europe, the EU's research and innovation funding programmes as well as calls for proposals and project funding.

Welcome message by Commissioner Mariya Gabriel

Closing message by Director-General Jean-Eric Paquet

A full range of Info Days

The Horizon Europe Info Days will address 10 themes, each featuring a programme of exclusive discussions and hands-on sessions dedicated to a different cluster or part of the new programme.


  • Cluster 1 - Health

    This info day aims to inform (potential) applicants about topics included in the Cluster 1 'Health' work programme of 2021.
  • Cluster 2 - Culture, Creativity & Inclusive Society

    Under the Pillar 2 of Horizon Europe, Cluster 2 "Culture, Creativity and Inclusive Societies" focuses on challenges related to democratic governance, cultural heritage and the creative economy, as well as social and economic transformations.
  • Cluster 3 - Civil Security for Society

    The first EU cluster 3 event is organized by SEREN4 (the security NCPs network) in close cooperation with the European Commission and the Research Executive Agency.
  • Cluster 4 - Digital, Industry & Space

    29/06/2021 - 30/06/2021
    This info day aims to inform (potential) applicants about topics included in the Cluster 4 'Digital, Industry and Space' work programme of 2021.

  • Cluster 5 - Climate, Energy & Mobility

    05/07/2021 - 06/07/2021
    Cluster 5 - Climate, Energy and Mobility focusses on the twin green and digital transitions to achieve climate neutrality in Europe by 2050
  • Cluster 6 - Food, Bioeconomy, Natural Resources, Agriculture & Environment

    07/07/2021 - 08/07/2021
  • ERA & Widening

    This Info day will concentrate on the Horizon Europe part for Widening participation and strengthening the ERA.
  • Research Infrastructures

    Research infrastructures, including the European Open Science Cloud, are crucial enablers of research and technological innovation and drivers of multidisciplinary and data-intensive science.
  • The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions: what’s new under Horizon Europe

    Under the Pillar 1 of Horizon Europe, the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions fund excellent research and innovation and equip researchers at all stages of their career with new knowledge and skills.
  • Euratom

    The European Commission invites you to the Euratom Info Day that will take place on 16th of July, virtually.

National Contact Points for Horizon Europe

The network of National Contact Points (NCPs) is the main structure to provide guidance, practical information and assistance on all aspects of participation in Horizon Europe. NCPs are also established in many non-EU and non-associated countries ("third countries").

If you need partners for your collaborative project and find some of these Horizon Europe opportunities interesting, do not hesitate to access the Horizon NCP Portal for brokerage possibilities. 

General news

Horizon Europe brokerage events, taking place after the related Info Day, provide a unique opportunity for applicants to meet and discuss their research, ideas and expertise with new partners, and to strengthen their international networks.

To register, click on the link provided in the related Info Day page

Cluster Date Website Project
1 05 - July https://healthbe2021.b2match.io/ Bridge2HE
2 02 - July https://horizoneurope-cluster2-infoday.b2match.io/ Bridge2HE
3 01 - July https://seren4-heu-cluster3-infoday.b2match.io/ SE REN4
4 TBC 3 different BEs, one for each Area. Industry BE will be probably on the 1st of July, Space on the 28th of June and Digital still under discussion with EC. Digital: IDEALIST; Industry: BRIDGE2HE; Space: COSMOS
5 07 - July https://horizon-europe-brokerage-event-for.b2match.io/ Bridge2HE
6 09 - July https://he-cluster6.b2match.io/ Bridge2HE

*registration will open soon