The national contact point Human-Technology-Interaction for demographic change (NKS-MIT-DW) assists German companies, research facilities and universities in participating in the European support programme for research and innovation, Horizon 2020. On behalf of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, NKS advises German applicants during the search for relevant tenders and cooperation partners in the field of human-technology-interaction during demographic change. The contact point also assists in all stages of proposals and project execution and informs about new developments of European funding programmes.
VDI/VDE-IT operates the national contact point on the premises of our company and maintains the website of NKS. We further more support the ongoing consulting of German applicants and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research on current developments in European research and innovation policies.