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Legal and financial aspects of Horizon 2020 - Save the date: 17 November 2017, Time: 10 am CET

Financial and legal aspects of participation in H2020 is the topic most frequently asked by stakeholders as training subject. One of the barriers during proposal preparation and effective project management is lack of knowledge in reference to legal and administrative obligations of grant agreement and consortium agreement.

Legal and financial aspects of Horizon 2020 - Save the date: 17 November 2017, Time: 10 am CET
  • Event date: November 17, 2017
  • Posted on: 31.10.2017

Contact: Adam Głuszuk,

Video recording available at YouTube:

Save the date: 17 November 2017
Time: 10 am CET
Duration: approx. 60 minutes (including chat Q&A)

Location: online

Country: Black Sea Countries, including Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, Russia, Turkey, Ukraine

Join us here for the webinar: Webinar room

This webinar will be conducted by National Contact Points in Poland – experts with more than 10 years of experience in training on Framework Programmes of the European Commission.


This webinar will focus on legal, financial and administrative issues of H2020. The audience will be informed about:

  • general rules of H2020
  • financial and administrative information needed during proposal submission, project management and reporting stage
  • Participant Portal, Electronic Exchange System (EES)
  • basic information on Open Access

 This webinar addresses both administrative staff and researchers that wish to advance their knowledge on financial and legal issues of H2020.

The main source of information on legal and financial issues:

Annotated Grant Agreement

HORIZON 2020 on-line MANUAL



  •  Who can particpate
  •  Contracts in H2020


  • Cost eligibility criteria
  • Budget categories
  • Funding schemes and limits
  • Reports and audits
  • Payment modalities


  • Participant Portal – introduction
  • Roles and access rights
  • Financial validation
  • Open Access to scientific publications

It will be the eleventh of a series of 15 Black Sea Horizon project webinars providing information and good practices about Horizon 2020 in general and on specific calls launched thereunder in particular with potential for bi-regional cooperation. The goal of the webinars is to promote and enhance the participation of researchers from academia and industry from the Black Sea countries in Horizon 2020. The webinars in this series are free of charge and open to all.


Adam Gluszuk
National Contact Point for Research Programmes of the EU


Scientific field: General, Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary | Related Topics: BLACK SEA HORIZON | Geographical focus: Black Sea Region