European Defence Fund - Luxembourg Info Day 2022


The Work Programme 2022 of the European Defence Fund has been publish on the 25 May. Following the European Commission’s Info&Networking Days on the 30 June and 01 July which will provide you with a full overview of the call topics and funding conditions, Luxinnovation – in cooperation with the European Commission and the Luxembourg Directorate of Defence (D7), will organise a National Info Day on the 7 of July at 10:00.

Join the second edition of the EDF Luxembourg Info Day and find out about new specificities of the call, LU Industry testimonials and national support measures by LXI and D7

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When? 7 July 2022, from 10:00 to 11:30


  • 10:00 I Introduction
    Benjamin Questier, Director R&D and Innovation Support at Luxinnovation

  • 10:05 I The European Defence Fund: opportunities for SMEs and Research organisations
    Guillaume Galtier – Policy Officer at DG DEFIS (European Commission)

  • 10:20 SAFRAN: vision and collaboration opportunities with a prime Contractor
    Isabelle Desjeux – Head of European Affairs at SAFRAN Group

  • 10:30 I Luxembourg: National Support
    Aziliz Guérin – National Representative to the European Defence Fund at Luxembourg Directorate of Defence,
    Alexander Link – Defence Industry Coordinator at Luxinnovation

  • 10:40 I EDF 2021 Testimonials
    Olivier Ruy – CFO at Emtronix
    George Boultadakis – Deputy R&D Director at European Dynamics Luxembourg
    Michel Poucet – CEO at LMO
    Djamel Khadraoui – Head of Research Unit at Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)

  • 11:00 I Q&A