'Horizon 2020 Audits' Webinar

Topics: Events

Tags: Horizon 2020

    22/10/2020 - 17:00
    Belgium, Brussels
    22/10/2020 - 20:30
    The UK Research Office (UKRO)

The UK Research Office (UKRO) is pleased to announce that registration is now open for its ‘Horizon 2020 Audits’ webinar, which will take place on Thursday, 22 October 2020.

This virtual event will be organised in the context of the EU-wide Horizon 2020 Communication Campaign – an initiative of the Common Legal Support Service and the Common Audit Service (CAS) of DG Research and Innovation – and include presentations on Horizon 2020 audit requirements by EC legal officers and CAS auditors.

It is aimed at individuals working on Horizon 2020 project finance and those responsible for preparing project audits at UK-based institutions. This includes project managers, but also accountants and auditors working on Horizon 2020 actions in research organisations, universities and SMEs.


Technical Specifications

This webinar will be delivered using the 'Zoom' online conference facility. No prior purchasing of software is necessary, but prior registration is mandatory. Please note that there will be scope to test the Zoom software prior to joining the webinar itself.

09:00 – 09:30 Audit process 

09:30 – 10:00 Most common errors 

10:00 – 10:10 Comfort break 

10:10 – 11:30 Indicative Audit Programme: Personnel costs 

11:30 – 12:00 Break 

12:00 – 13:30 Indicative Audit Programme: Subcontracting & other direct costs