The FNR is pleased to announce that 3 of 7 projects have been in retained for funding in the pilot Call for the PUBLIC² programme, representing an FNR investment of 1.14 MEUR.
The FNR is pleased to communicate that Luxembourg researchers are part of a joint “research unit” (Forschergruppe) which has been retained for funding in a Call with the German DFG. The FNR supports the project as part of its INTER programme to foster international cooperation.
Anna Monzel, AFR PhD candidate at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) of the University of Luxembourg has received a ‘Young Researcher Prize’ from UK company Lush. The researcher, funded by the FNR’s AFR scheme, was awarded the prize for the development of a three-dimensional cell culture model of the human midbrain.
The FNR is pleased to communicate that 5 of 7 eligible projects have been retained for funding in the 2017-2 CORE-PPP Call, representing an FNR commitment of 1.94 MEUR.
The FNR is pleased to communicate that 8 of 25 eligible AFR-PPP projects have been selected for funding in the 2017-2 Call, representing an FNR commitment of 1.27 MEUR.
Friday, 17 November 2017, Esch/Alzette. Lecture: 11.00 – 12.30, Meet & Eat: 12:30 – 13:30 (lunch provided). Speaker is Speaker is Dr Isabelle Buckle, Director of Research applications and industrial partnerships at Pasteur Institute (Paris, France).
Tuesday, 21 November 2017, Esch/Belval. Lecture: 10:30 – 11:30, Meet & Eat: 12:00 – 13:30. Speaker is Prof Michael Lohoff, Director of the Institute of Medical Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene, Philipps University Marburg, President of the German Society of Immunology (DGfI), Berlin, Germany.
Thursday, 30 November 2017, Esch/Belval. Lecture: 16:00 – 17:00, Meet the Speaker: 17.00 – 18.30. Speaker is Prof Ioannis Xenarios, Director Swiss-Prot & Vital-IT group, SIB- Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Center for Integrative Genomics, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland.
Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 18:30. University of Luxembourg (Campus Kirchberg). Speaker is Véronique Cortier on the topic “sécurité sur internet? La logique à la rescousse”
In a pre-announcement of the 2018 Call, the AAL Association has announced the theme of the AAL 2018 Call for proposals: ‘Smart Solutions for Ageing Well’. The 2018 Call is due to launch in February 2018.