Networking Nations: scientific opportunities in the UK and Spain


Winged boat Painting of a boat sailed by aerostatic 'wings', 1784, artist unknown, by Comte Bernado de Galvez y Madrid.

A collaborative meeting exploring scientific opportunities between Spain and the UK

The Royal Society in collaboration with the Ramon Areces Foundation, the Embassy of Spain Office for Cultural and Scientific Affairs, the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, and the Society of Spanish Researchers in the UK is hosting this joint scientific meeting of UK and Spanish researchers identified as excellent in the research areas of societal challenges in Horizon 2020.

Topics to be discussed include:

 ■Secure, clean and efficient energy
 ■Smart, green and integrated transport
 ■Health, demographic change and wellbeing
 ■Climate action, resource efficiency and raw materials
 ■Food security, sustainable agriculture, marine and maritime research, and the bioeconomy
 ■Social changes, scientific culture, entrepreneurship, innovation and collective attitudes

Attending this event

This event is intended for researchers in relevant fields and is free to attend. There are a limited number of places and registration is essential.


Networking Nations: scientific opportunities in the UK and Spain 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK

Events coming up

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  • Suffrage Science Awards Ceremony 08 March 2015 at The Royal Society, London An evening celebrating the achievements of leading women scientists on International Women’s Day
  • Ebola: inside an epidemic 09 March 2015 at The Royal Society, London Discover the how and why of the 2014 Ebola outbreak from leading public health figures. Panel discussion chaired by Dame Sally Davies FRS.

For more events please see the events diary.