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Canada-Europe Research Collaboration Funding Opportunities Information Session

Research Admin Offices:


Funding Type:


Opportunity Type:

  • Event


  • DeGroote School of Business
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Social Sciences



Internal Deadline:

October 19, 2023

Sponsor Deadline:


In-person: McMaster University, L.R. Wilson Hall, Concert Hall (please register here)

Virtual: Zoom details located within the registration confirmation email (please register here)

Thursday October 19, 2023, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. (EST)

McMaster faculty members, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate research students across the disciplinary spectrum are invited to attend this information session, which will provide an overview of the German research landscape and details on opportunities and funding programs in support of research collaborations with Germany.

The event will also include presentations on opportunities for Canadian researchers in Europe more broadly, including details on engaging with the Horizon Europe programme, particularly in light of current negotiations that might allow Canada to expand its scope of collaboration and participate as an Associated Country.


  • John Paul Kleiner, Senior Manager, University Relations, DAAD Information Point Toronto, DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)
  • Luigi Scarpa de Masellis, Advisor, Trade and Economic Section, Delegation of the European Union to Canada
  • Jackson Howard, Regional Coordinator, Euraxess North America or Derya Büyüktanir Karacan, Program Manager, EURAXESS North America


The first hour of this session will be given over to three presentations with the remaining time available for questions and consultation.

This event will be offered in a hybrid format: in-person and online.

Please note, this session will be recorded. A recording of the presentations will be available to those unable to attend in real time.


Please register if you plan to attend the information session either in-person or virtually.

Once registered, those who wish to participate virtually will find the Zoom details within the registration confirmation email under the Additional Information section.


If you have questions about the session, please contact Melissa Martins, ROADS.