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Dragon-Star Plus will provide the EC and the Member States with tools for setting a long term cooperation strategy with China in research and innovation. The proposed activities take into account the current on-going policy dialogue and the peculiarities of the research and innovation environment in China, and are based upon the outputs and the established mechanism of the previous DRAGON-STAR project.

   

   
Newly Published Calls
   
   

Environment and Conservation Fund - Community Waste Reduction Projects

   
   

The Environment and Conservation Fund (ECF) has been set up by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Community Waste Reduction Projects which are community-based and result-oriented, aim to enhance awareness and ensure sustained participation of the public in waste prevention and recovery, in particular solid waste.

The deadline for application is December 12th, 2016

   
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Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for international scholarly exchange
   
   

The Foundations programs encompass four regions: the Domestic Region (Taiwan), the American Region (the United States, Canada and Mexico), the European Region, and the Asia-Pacific Region (including Hong Kong and Macau). Grant programs differ among the four regions. Developing Region covers the European and Asia-Pacific regions.

Applications are open all year round

   
   

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General Support Programme (GSP)
   
   

GSP is a programme under the ITF catering for non-R&D projects that contribute to the upgrading and development of our industries as well as fostering an innovation and technology culture in Hong Kong.

Applications are open all year round

   
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Getting Involved
   
    Generally speaking, the applicant will be required to fill in a standard application form designated by the national agency managing the programme, and submit it with the required documents to the secretariat of the national agency or a host organization of the funding programme.    
   
Environment and Conservation Fund - Community Waste Reduction Projects
   
   

1. Local non-profit making organisations (e.g. community bodies, green groups) are eligible to apply.
2. For more information, please refer to here.

Contact:

E-mail: wrp@epd.gov.hk

   
         
   
Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for international scholarly exchange
   
   

1. The application periods for conference and seminar grants and publication subsidies are from August 1 to September 15 and from December 1 to January 15 of the following year.
2. The application period for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in the European Region is from December 1 to January 15 of the following year.
3. For more information, please refer to here.

Contact:
E-mail: cckf@ms1.hinet.net

   
         
   
General Support Programme (GSP)
   
   

Applications are open all year round and should be submitted to the ITF Secretariat (GSP Section) either:
   a. in hard copy in triplicate (one original plus two duplicate copies) in person or by post. Please also provide a soft copy (preferably in MS Word 2003 or above); or
   b. through the Innovation and Technology Commission Funding Administrative System (ITCFAS).
For more information, please refer to here.

Contact:
E-mail: enquiry_gsp@itc.gov.hk

   
    Forthcoming Events    
         
   

2017 International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computing Technologies (ICBCT 2017),
6-8 January 2017, Hong Kong, China

   
   

The objective of ICBCT 2017 is to present the latest research and results of scientists (preferred students, PhD Students, and post-doc scientists) related to Bioinformatics and Computing Technologies topics. This conference provides opportunities for the different areas delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish business or research relations and to find global partners for future collaboration.

   
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2017 International Conference on Management Engineering, Software Engineering and Service Sciences-ICMSS 2017-(Ei Compendex, IEEE Xplore),
14-16 January 2017, Wuhan, China

   
   

The aim of this conference is to provide a forum for the presentation and discussion of emerging Management Engineering, Software Engineering and Service Sciences and for professional interactions. Additionally, it serves as a conduit for channeling advanced technology to the regional industry.

   
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Macao 1st International Conference on “Medical, Medicine and Health Sciences” (MMHS-2017 Macao),
20-21 January 2017, Macau, China

   
   

The conference will cover vital issues in medical, medicine and health sciences under multiple sub-themes. The aim of the conference is to support, encourage and provide a platform for networking, sharing, publishing and nurturing the potential growth of individual scholars across the globe.

   
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