'Horizon 2020 Audits' Webinar

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.

Event Programme, Presentation Slides and Summary Note

The programme of the half-day webinar is as follows:

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

Summary note from the event (subscriber access required) 

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.

Please also note that upon registration the confirmation email might take up to 24 hours to arrive. 

Preparing for the Webinar

The webinar will allow participants to ask questions to the speakers using the chat function. However, in order to facilitate the process of collecting questions from the audience, we encourage you to submit your questions in advance to ukro@ukro.ac.uk with 'H2020 Audits event' in the subject line.

UKRO 'Horizon 2020 Audits' Webinar
22 October 2020
UK Research Office (UKRO)
Legal & Finance