European Liaison Office of the German Research Organisations

32nd KoWi Annual Conference on EU Research and Innovation Funding - online edition

The 33rd KoWi annual conference on EU Research and Innovation Funding will take place from Tuesday, June 15 to Thursday, June 17, 2021 in cooperation with the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg. We are already looking forward to welcome you again personally next year in Oldenburg.

The KoWi Annual Conference on EU Research & Innovation Funding with its about 350 participants is at the heart of KoWi’s event schedule every year. Financially supported by the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft and organised in cooperation with a host university and the respective federal state, the Annual Conference provides a forum for exchanging information, views and experiences regarding EU Research & Innovation Funding and Policy.

Representatives from the European institutions, from national and federal ministries, from the universities and higher education institutions, research organisations and research institutes as well as representatives from industry are present and open for discussion.


Due to COVID-19 pandemia, this year's 32nd KoWi Annual Conference on EU Research and Innovation Funding was organised as an online conference between June 16th and June 18th, 2020.

Presentations of representatives from European institutions and of speakers from science and administration as well as high-ranking live panels were broadcasted in a series of live streams, that can be found as videos on demand (VoD) on the eventwebsite.