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Irish EU Presidency and Horizon 2020

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When: Evening of the 4th of June 

Where: Embassy of Ireland

            2234 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington DC 20008



Day 1 Monday, 4th June
                                Irish EU Presidency and Horizon 2020
 A Chance to Deepen EU-US Cooperation on R&D, Standards and Policy
18:30 Welcome Address Ambassador Michael Collins
18:35 EU-US Science Cooperation  Sean Kelly, Member of the European Parliament
18:40 US-EU Science Cooperation  Bart Gordon, former Chair, House Science Committee, US Congress TBC
18:45 Enabling Collaborative Research for 21st Century Challenges: Rethinking Policy Dr Richard Johnson, Global Helix LLC TBC
18:50 Standards and Regulation in Biological and Medical Sciences and Relevance to EU-US Cooperation Prof Kurt Zatloukal, Medical University of Graz
18:55 International Cooperation in Clinical Trials Requires Interoperable Infrastructures and Legislations Prof Jacques Demotes-Mainard, INSERM
19:00 Revolutionising Medicine David Byrne SC, Co-Chair of the European Alliance for Personalised Medicine, former European Commissioner for Health
19:05 Discussion