Horizon EUROfusion

Horizon EUROfusion is the official launch event of the EUROfusion programme as part of Horizon Europe, the new European research and innovation funding programme. The event is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, 5 July 2022, 10:00 AM at the European Union in Brussels, Belgium. Register for the livestream.

SpeakersLogo Horizon EUROfusion
Ms Bettina Martin (State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern)
Minister for Science, Culture, Federal and European Affairs
Introductory remarks

Ms Joanna Drake (European Commission)
Deputy Director-General, DG Research & Innovation
The European Fusion programme’s support to the EU climate goals

Prof Dr Sibylle Günter (Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics)
Co-chair of EUROfusion General Assembly
A look back at EUROfusion during Horizon 2020

Prof Dr Ambrogio Fasoli (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)
Chair of EUROfusion General Assembly
A look forward to Horizon EUROfusion

Dr Tuomas Tala (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland)
Head of the Fusion Research Unit
The impact of EUROfusion in Finland and its role in FinnFusion

Ms María Teresa Domínguez Bautista (Empresarios Agrupados)
Advanced Projects Director
The role of industry in fusion

Dr Wouter Vijvers (Chromodynamics, Netherlands)
Founder & CEO
From public research in fusion to a start-up

Ms Rosalinde van der Vlies (European Commission)
Director of Clean Planet Directorate, DG Research & Innovation
The Way Forward

Date: 
Tuesday, July 5, 2022 - 10:00 to 15:00
Location: 
Belgium and online