Master of Finance: Essentials of the financial rules in Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe
This is the first part of our Master of Finance Series, consisting of 3 parts.
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Discover all the essentials of the financial rules in Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe: Planning, calculating, reporting, reviewing.
A sound understanding of the financial rules of the Horizon 2020 Annotated Model Grant Agreement is key for a proper implementation of your research and innovation project.
We will introduce the essentials of finances in H2020/HEU to make sure you get things right from the very beginning.
- How to harmonise national accounting protocols with the H2020/HEU Grant Agreement articles
- Budgeting and planning: Why it is the most crucial part?
- What is a cost reimbursement? What is lump sum financing?
- Actual costs and unit costs? Which one should I choose?
- What makes any cost eligible? How to make them eligible?
- Linking a cost to the project? What makes them direct costs?
- Can I report indirect costs? If not, why not?
Identify the key issues of finances in H2020 and HEU.
Who we are
Europa Media is unique company supporting its clients to develop successful project proposals and manage projects under the EU's research and innovation funding programmes since FP5. We can give support based on every-day practice. Over the past 20 years, our team has been directly involved in writing successful proposals and coordinating and managing projects. Under Horizon 2020, we have been involved in over 20 projects as coordinators and partners. Our workshops and seminars are designed based on this direct experience we have from our own proposals and projects - we discuss and reflect on a lot of specific problems during these events. They are therefore quite hands-on with real-life examples and stories. This practical approach has attracted over 10,000 participants from all over the world in the past 15 years.
Kitley has managed and coordinated research and innovation projects under the Framework Programmes since FP5. He has
also developed and implemented projects under the Intelligent Energy Europe and LIFE programmes. He is an expert on the
financial issues of EU funded projects. He supported numerous organisations participating in FP7 and Horizon 2020
projects in preparing their financial reports and in setting up and improving their administrative and financial systems
to ensure an effective management of their projects. The system he has developed for administering EU projects
successfully survived six EC audits in the past. He is sharing his up-to-date project development and management
experience collected in the past 17 years at Europa Media’s events.
Gábor’s experience in EU research and innovation projects cover the topics of energy efficiency in buildings, renewable energy, regional development, water management, decision-support systems, sustainable tourism, geothermal heating and training and capacity building. He graduated from Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, as a geologist with a second master degree in Environmental Law.