Matchmaking Day

Organizer SNS, EFINORD, NKJ, NordGen Forest
Time 2018-11-08 09:3015:30
Location ├ůs, Norway
Matchmaking Day

Registration - Matchmaking day in Ås!

Get inspired, let the creativity flow! 

Meet representatives from SNSNKJEFINORD and NordGen Forest who will tell you about how to apply for funding from us! 

Lukasz Andrzej Derdowski from Universiy of Stavanger (research area: work-related creativity, innovation, conflicts and intra-group dynamics) will give us some insight in how to make our research networks creative and effective. 

But most importantly, meet a lot of new colleagues and get in contact with people that can be important for your research and career!

Date: November 8th, 2018 
Time: 0930-1530 
Venue: Kornrommet 
Adress: Vitenparken 1433, Fredrik A. Dahls vei 8, 1430 Ås, Norway 
Directions ( from Oslo S to Ås here

Our Matchmaking day is free of charge, please register before 25/10

Travel grants for PhD students and young researchers
SNS covers the travel and accommodation costs for PhD students/ young researchers with up to approximately 3 000 SEK/person. Hurry up and register – there is a limited number of grants that will be distributed evenly between countries! October 18th is the latest day for registration if you want us to cover your expenses. Keep your eyes open shortly after – this is when we announce the successful travel grant applicants. 

If you have any dietary restrictions, please send us an email at 

We hope to see you in November! 

About the organisers:

Nordic Forest Research (SNS) is a co-operating body under the Nordic Council of Ministers that strives to enhance benefits for the Nordic region and to contribute to a sustainable society. We provide funding to interlink researchers and to facilitate exchange of brilliant ideas within forest research in the Nordic countries. 

North European Regional Office of European Forest Institute (EFINORD) promotes and facilitate research collaboration and interactions between science and policy in forestry issues that arises in the northern region. A particular focus is given to the bioeconomy research field in combination with natural- and social sciences for a world where forests significantly contribute to sustainable well-being across disciplines. 

The primary objective of the Nordic Joint Committee for Agricultural and Food Research (NKJ) is to contribute to promote and coordinate a knowledge-based agriculture and food sector in the Nordic countries. To meet this end, NKJ encourages and provides support to joint Nordic cooperation within agriculture and food research, including forestry and fishery. 

NordGen Forest
NordGen Forest is a Nordic body dedicated to forest regeneration, plants, seed and genetic resources. NordGen Forest addresses conservation and sustainable use of forest genetic resources, by being a forum for researchers, practitioners and managers working on forest genetics, seeds, planting stock and regeneration, and by facilitating the flow of scientific information and knowhow between these groups.