4th Newsletter


                                                                                                                                                                                              Newsletter 4COST | European Cooperation in Science and Technology

European Network On Ecological Functions Of Trace Metals In Anaerobic Biotechnologies    




1.  2nd WGs Meetings Vienna

The 2nd WGs meeting will be held in Vienna on the 27 October 2014. This meetings will be done just before the conference on Biogas at the same location: http://biogas2014.boku.ac.at/

The entitled participants for reimbursement will receive an eCOST invitation, please accept or decline it as soon as you get it. Remember that you would be entitled for reimbursement of travel and accommodation from 26 to 28th October (2 nights). Rules of reimbursement can be download here: RULES.

In case not getting an eCOST invitation means that you are not entitle for reimbursement but you are welcome to participate on the Working Groups meetings.

Fill the google link below to know your expertize and help to the WG leaders to organize a fruitful meeting!


2.   Which WG are you interested in? Fill it out!

Do you want to know who is involved in each Working Group and get really involved through the Working Groups?

Fill out the google doc through this form (just click and fill in it).


3. Short Term Scientific Missions

There are up to 6 STSM available until November 2014, Apply now! Rules can be download at: Vademecum. Check Point 6 STSM (Page 32)

In order to apply for it the applicant must:

1)      Obtain the agreement of the host institution, before submitting an application.

2) Complete the online application form (see https://e-services.cost.eu/stsm)

3)   Send the attached STSM application (by e-mail as attachment) together with any necessary document which the Applicant may regard as helpful in supporting the application at the evaluation process (such as CV, list of publications, motivation letter, letter of support from the home institute etc.), all this additional info has to be sent in a single pdf file and no longer than 5 pages,  to:

– The future Host institution of the STSM. (who will send his agreement to host the applicant to the STSM coordinator)
STSM coordinator.

4)      Once approved by the STSM Committee (STSM coordinator and WG leader related to the STSM), the Grant Holder will send a grant letter generated from e-COST to the applicant.


4. Do you want to disseminate something to the COST_ES1302 Network?

Do you want to show your latest publication/product/service? Are you looking for research/industry partners for a specific call? Or just want to show the new webpage of your lab/company? Whatever you want to share within the COST_ES1302 network just send it to the MC Chair to get it included in the next Newsletter.

Send a title and a short paragraph (it is advisable to include a link for further info).

You also can tweet it for faster dissemination.


Newsletter 4

1.    2nd WGs Meetings Vienna


2.    Which WG are you interested in?

Fill out the google doc link

3.    STSM

Apply now for a Short Term Scientific Mission

4.    Do you want to disseminate something to the COST_ES1302 Network?

Find out how to do it




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