“CephsInAction: what next?”

will start in the morning of September 13th and will end in the early afternoon of September 15th , 2017; the afternoon session is reserved to the FA1301 MC Members  (MC Meeting).

Venue of this meeting will be the Lifecourse Institute in the campus of the National University of Ireland, Galway – Ireland (NUI Galway).

The agenda of this 2.5 days meeting will be announced soon.

This event is aimed at enhancing networking initiatives and explore future scientific outcomes, thus to further contribute to the development on an integrated larger cephalopod science community. Scope of this meeting will be to summarize the results and achievements of this FA1301 COST Action, to increase and further facilitate collaborative work and networking among all participants, to identify and possibly plan future research priorities by preparation of a whitepaper.

We aim to facilitate the contribution and future commitment of young-early career researchers.


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ITC Conference Grants

New Networking Tool “Inclusiveness Target Countries Conference Grants”

A new networking tool “Inclusiveness Target Countries Conference Grants” is now offered by the COST Action to get a financial support of upto 2500 EUR.


COST Association introduced a new networking tool “Inclusiveness Target Countries Conference Grants” (download the new user guide)

Conference Grants are aimed at supporting PhD students and ECI researchers from Participating ITCs (see below the COST Action FA1301 ITCs) to attend international science and technology related conferences not specifically organised by the COST Action. The financial support can be upto 2500 EUR.

You can now apply for the financial support using the e-COST system.

> More information about this networking tool, eligibility and other rules can be found here.

COST Action FA1301 Inclusiveness Target Countries Highlighted!

EFSA call for independent experts

EFSA has opened registration (until 8th September) for the renewal of its ten Scientific panels and its Scientific Committee. EFSA is looking for more than 200 independent experts who will carry out scientific assessments and develop related assessment methodologies.

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