May 23, 2013 – representative of “UkrRIAT” JSC participated in the Expert Advisory session “New EU program HORIZON 2020: The development of Ukraine-EU Cooperation in aviation research and innovation”, held at the “KPI” National Technical University of Ukraine .

EU HORIZON 2020 was the key speech of the event presented by representative of Аviation Department of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation.

In addition to general information about the structure and priorities of the program, Mr. Pablo Perez-Illana focused on the transport issues for future research. Particular interest was the presentation a new strategy for international cooperation within the HORIZON 2020 which will provide Ukrainian scientists more opportunities to participate in collaborative research.

Ukrainian`s aerospace industry was represented by “Antonov”, “Motor Sich” JSC, SE “Ivchenko-Progress”, SE “CB” South “, ” UkrRIAT ” JSC, specialized higher education institutions (NAU KPI KhAI), as well as a number of research institutes of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (Keldysh Institute, Frantsevich IM Paton, STI Pisarenko, etc. )