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Information meeting about Formas' annual open call, 16 March 2018

KTH Research Office and KTH Sustainability Office welcomes you to an information meeting about Formas' annual open call 2018.


Time: Fr 2018-03-16 10.00 - 12.00

Place: KTH Campus, Teknikringen 56, Room K1

In the annual open call (  Formas welcomes applications within its three areas of responsibility - Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning. The purpose of the call is to enable researchers to address self-identified research needs. The annual open call will open on March 1 and close on April 12, 2018.

You will hear presentations from Formas, members of an evaluation panel and researchers from KTH who have previously received funding - Welcome, no registration is needed.


10.00: Welcome - Viktoria Halltell (Research Office) and Karin Larsdotter (Sustainability Office) explain what KTH can do for you in terms of support for research funding

10.10: Karin Önneby and Linda Bergqvist Ampel from Formas (the Swedish Research Council for sustainable development) present the annual open call for 2018

10.40: Q & A, Formas

10:50: Emma Strömberg (Dept of Fibre and Polymer Technology) tells us about the work in the evaluation panels

11.10: Christophe Duwig (Dept of Mechanics) and Christofer Lendel (Dept of Chemistry) gives some advice before writing an application for Formas

11.40: Q & A, Evaluators and researchers

12.00: End of the information meeting