CONVERGE Workshop Series | Outreach to funders and policy-makers

Fri 12 February 2021, 10:00 to 15:00

CONVERGE workshop series icon for communications, impact and industry relations

With Andrew Smith, Head of External Relations at the ELIXIR Hub

This hands-on workshop is aimed at ELIXIR-CONVERGE Work Package 4 and ELIXIR members working on issues and tasks related to funding and long-term sustainability, including grant applications at the national-level and internationally (e.g Heads of Nodes, Node Coordinators).

In this workshop you will:

  • Understand better your key funder/policy-maker stakeholders
  • Exchange best practices in communicating to national, European and other international funders
  • Learn how to develop effective advocacy campaigns.

Seats are limited, registrations are on a first-come, first-served basis.

Workshop outputs are on the intranet (requires login)


  • Andrew Smith (ELIXIR Hub)
  • Ondrej Hradil (ELIXIR Czech Republic)



Fri 5 February 2021

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