Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação (SPI) organized the First Dragon STAR Dissemination Workshop in Porto

15 May 2014

On the past 14th of May, SPI successfully organized the First Dissemination Workshop that took place in the company’s facilities in Porto. The event attracted 32 participants from different thematic research areas, industrial sectors and universities, as well as a representative from the National Contact Point (NCP).
The aim of the workshop was to promote the Dragon STAR project ( and its effort in enhancing the reciprocity of EU-China research collaboration. The workshop programme included an introduction to the project and the dissemination of Chinese funding opportunities to a wide range of stakeholders including EU researchers, industrial representatives, as well as other stakeholders interested in Chinese funding opportunities. In addition, the project research programme database was introduced as well as some success stories of EU researchers conducting research activities in China.
Please download the presentations from the following link.
A selection of Workshop photos can be found here:
The next dissemination event will be organized in cooperation with the 5th INCO Conference in Athens (, where the Dragon STAR project and the Chinese Funding Programmes will be introduced and promoted to the attendants of the conference.