2023 conference agenda

Day 0 - Thursday 23-02-2023

9:00 - 18:00

Satellite event: Communication workshop (separate fee and registration, limited seats)

12:30 - 18:00

Satellite event: EU Science Diplomacy Alliance meeting (open event, limited seats)

10:00 - 13:00

Board and chairs meeting (invitation only)

14:30 - 17:00

Chairs training and networking (invitation only)

Day 1 - Friday 24-02-2023

8:00 - 9:00

REGISTRATION

9:00 - 10:00

WELCOMING SESSION

10:00 - 11:00

PLENARY SESSION 1

Science Diplomacy

11:00 - 12:00

COFFEE BREAK & NETWORKING

12:00 - 13:00

PARALLEL SESSIONS

Science diplomacy: develop solutions to achieve the UN SDGs

Science communication: from best practices to future paths

The New EU Innovation Agenda and Women-led Entreprenuership

Sustainability of Research
Management: challenge +opportunity

13:00 - 14:30

LUNCH BREAK & NETWORKING

14:30 - 15:30

PARALLEL SESSIONS

Sustainability as a triad of economy, environment and society

Balancing Family & Career: can MSCA pave a better way?

How can we reward researchers for Open Science?

Supporting policy with scientific evidence

15:30 - 15:40

INTERVAL

15:40 - 16:30

Lightning talks (ONLINE and ONSITE)

16:30 - 17:00

COFFEE BREAK & NETWORKING

17:00 - 18:00

PARALLEL SESSIONS

Why and how to become an MCAA active member?

One size does NOT fit all: Reality of a diverse world

Careers after MSCA

20:00

GALA DINNER

Day 2 - Saturday 25-02-2023

8:00 - 9:00

REGISTRATION

9:00 - 9:30

WELCOMING SESSION Day 2

9:30 - 10:15

PLENARY SESSION 2

Sustainability

10:15 - 11:00

COFFEE BREAK & NETWORKING

11:00 - 12:00

PARALLEL SESSIONS

Translating research assessment into practice

Brain Drain or Gain: Inventory of Challenges and Solutions

Writing competitive and collaborative EIC grants

The role of multilingualism in/for research ecosystems

12:00 - 12:10

INTERVAL

12:10 - 13:10

PARALLEL SESSIONS

Researcher Mental Health and Wellbeing

Challenges for science diplomacy during international crisis

Setting up the environment for sustainable research careers

From Individual Fellowship to ERC
accessibility

13:10 - 14:30

LUNCH BREAK & NETWORKING

14:30 - 15:45

ANNUAL CONFERENCE CLOSING
CEREMONY

15:45 - 16:30

COFFEE BREAK & NETWORKING

16:30 - 18:00

2023 MCAA ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY

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