Horizon 2020

Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme. The programme is the world's greatest investment in research and innovation and has a total budget of nearly €80 billion.

All the National Contact Points for Horizon 2020

The National Contact Points provide information and guidance for you who are interested in participating in Horizon 2020

Each program themes has a National Contact Point. You will find the primary Contact points at Vinnova and the Science Council. But you will also find some of them at other governmental agencies:

  • Formas
  • Forte
  • Energimyndigheten
  • Myndigheten för samhällsskydd och beredskap
  • Naturvårdsverket
  • Rymdstyrelsen
  • Totalförsvarets forskningsinstitut
  • Statens kärnkraftsinspektion
  • Strålsäkerhetsmyndigheten
  • Tillväxtverket

Excellent Science

European Research Council, ERC

Lena Renner

National Contact Point, Swedish Research Council

+46 8 546 440 40

Future and Emerging Technologies, FET

Sverker Lundin

National Contact Point, Swedish Research Council

+46 8 546 123 15

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

Erik Litborn

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 31 98

Research Infrastructures

Robin Andersson

National Contact Point, Swedish Research Council

+46 8 546 123 25

Industrial Leadership

Information and Communication Technologies

Johan Lindberg

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 454 64 53

Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Advanced Manufacturing and Processing, and Biotechnology

Erik Litborn

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 31 98

Space

Mikael Sundh

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 30 66

Access to risk finance

Peter Lindberg

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 31 93

Innovation in small and medium-sized enterprises

Peter Lindberg

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 31 93

Societal challenges

Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing

Nadine Schweizer

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 30 99

Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry, Marine, Maritime and Inland Water Research and the Bioeconomy

Nadine Schweizer

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 30 99

Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy

Mikael Sundh

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 30 66

Smart, Green and Integrated Transport

Mikael Sundh

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 30 66

Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials

Jessica Umegård

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 31 19

Inclusive, innovative and reflective societies

Anna Halldén

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 30 11

Secure societies

Anna Halldén

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 30 11

Programs outside the main pillars

Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation

Anna Halldén

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 30 11

Science with and for Society

Gwendolyn Schaeken

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 30 16

European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT)

Johan Lindberg

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 454 64 53

Euratom

Johan Lindberg

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 454 64 53

Joint Research Centre

Lisa Almesjö

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+32 2 545 50 14

Questions about legal and financial issues

The National Contact Points can give you guidance and support on rules and procedures for participating in Horizon 2020. They can give you advice on budget, grant agreements, reporting, etc.

Gwendolyn Schaeken

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 30 16

Jessica Umegård

National Contact Point, Vinnova

+46 8 473 31 19

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