Participate in an international research workshop

Here you can find all research workshops under Researcher Links and the Newton Fund. The workshops give researchers the opportunity to form new international connections.

If you are an early-career researcher based in the UK or the partner country you can apply for a grant to participate.

Low-Carbon Energy Future: Efficient Management of Resources and Energy

  • Date of Workshop: September 26 - 29, 2016
  • Location:  Kazakhstan
  • Deadline for Applications: 15 July, 2016
  • Eligible Countries: UK and Kazakhstan
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

Please see the following webpage for links to further information and application form.

Resource scarcity: securing a sustainable development of mineral resource base of Kazakhstan  

  • Date of workshop: 8-10 September 2016
  • Location: Oskemen, Kazakhstan
  • Deadline for applications: 22 July 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and Kazakhstan
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

Scale-up of Bioreactors for the Production of Pharmaceuticals and Foods: Towards Quality by Design

  • Date of workshop: 19-23 September, 2016
  • Location: Monterrey, Mexico
  • Deadline for applications: 20 July, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and Mexico
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

Water, Sanitation and Energy Nexus Research Initiative

  • Date of workshop: 13-16 September, 2016
  • Location: Goias, Brazil
  • Deadline for applications: 15 July, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and Brazil
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

The Expansion of New Frontiers for Renewable Energy: effects, conflicts and alternatives for populations in spaces of socio-environmental vulnerability

  • Date of workshop: 24-27 October, 2016
  • Location: Goias, Brazil
  • Deadline for applications: 22 July, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and Brazil
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

Healthcare Technologies for Aging Populations

  • Date of workshop: 8-6 December, 2016
  • Location: Chengdu, China
  • Deadline for applications: 31 July, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and China
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

Nano-biomaterials for Water Purification

  • Date of workshop: 12-16 December, 2016
  • Location: Keral, India
  • Deadline for applications: 15 July, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and India
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

Management of Innovation in the Agricultural Sector

Please note that the dates on the webpage for the workshop linked to above may not have been updated. The dates below are updated.

  • Date of workshop: 14-18 November, 2016
  • Location: Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Deadline for applications: 11 September, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and Kazakhstan
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

Developing Legal Research Networks around AgriTechnology and Agricultural Multifunctionality in Brazil and the United Kingdom

  • Date of workshop: 12-15 September, 2016
  • Location: Passo Fundo, Brazil
  • Deadline for applications: 29 July, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and Brazil
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

Biomedical Engineering and Biorobotics – A platform for economic diversification of the Abu Dhabi (UAE) economy

  • Date of workshop: 3-6 October, 2016
  • Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 
  • Deadline for applications: 31 July, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and UAE
  • Researcher Links (non-Newton Fund)

Tackling the Emergence of Antimicrobial Resistance: Increasing Awareness and Facilitating Research Networks

  • Date of workshop: 7-10 November, 2016
  • Location: Chandigarh, India
  • Deadline for applications: 15 July, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and India
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

Seismic Risk Assessment and Mitigation Strategies for Existing Buildings and Structures

  • Date of workshop: 17-21 October 2016
  • Location: Morelia, Michoacan, Mexico
  • Deadline for applications: 31 July, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and Mexico
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

NEO Citites 2016: Numerical and Evolutionary Optimization for the Cities of the Future

  • Date of workshop: 21-24 September 2016
  • Location: Tlalnepantla, Mexico
  • Deadline for applications: 22 July, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and Mexico
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund

Innovation in Low-carbon Cement and Concrete Technology

  • Date of workshop: 21-24 September 2016
  • Location: University College London, UK
  • Deadline for applications: 28 July, 2016
  • Eligible countries: UK and China
  • Researcher Links, Newton Fund