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Workshop: Improve your Formas application - part 1 Introduction

Welcome to a workshop for researchers who plan to apply for Formas Open Call 2021. At the workshop we will focus on the criteria for societal relevance: Societal value of research question and Communication with stakeholders and users. Researchers at KTH, who has received high scores for societal relevance in previous calls, present their best way to address the criteria successfully.

Time: Wed 2021-03-10 10.00 - 12.00

Lecturer: Viktoria Halltell, Karin Larsdotter, Francesco Fuso-Nerini, Antonius van Maris

Location: Zoom Meeting ID: 67525453923

Join Zoom Meeting ID: 67525453923

Before joining the workshop, we kindly ask you to take part of the Formas webinars; Annual open call 2020  and/or For early-career researchers .


10.00-10.15 Welcome– introduction to the workshop and a short presentation of what Research Support Office (RSO) can do in terms of supporting your applications, Viktoria Halltell.

10.15-10.30 Karin Larsdotter, from the Sustainability Office (SO), present what SO can support you with, and present a toolbox for addressing sustainability in research.

10.30-10.45 Viktoria Halltell: Presentation of Formas' annual open call with special focus on the criteria for societal relevance.

10.45-11.00 Francesco Fuso-Nerini: Societal value of research question

11.00-11.15 Antonius van Maris: Communication with stakeholders and users

11.15-11.30 Q&A with researchers

11.30-11.40 Information about the hands-on workshop on March 24.

11.40-12.00 Q&A with researchers, KTH RSO and KTH SO.

Francesco Fuso-Nerini, division of Energy Systems Analysis, ITM School
Antonius van Maris, division of Industrial Biotechnology, CBH School
Karin Larsdotter, KTH Sustainability Office
Viktoria Halltell, KTH Research Support Office