KoWi

European Liaison Office of the German Research Organisations
Mission 

KoWi, the European Liaison Office of the German Research Organisations, is a non-profit organisation. KoWi is supported by the ‘Association for the Promotion of European and International Cooperation in Science’ and is financed by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG). KoWi provides information, advice and training services targeted primarily to researchers from German universities to participate successfully in the European Framework Programme.

Services 
  • Target group specific information on EU funding opportunities and research policies
  • Advice on proposal writing and project implementation as well as strategic consulting for universities
  • Training and practical guidance on obtaining and managing EU projects
  • Meeting facilities

With premises both in Bonn and Brussels for more than 20 years, KoWi has been in close contact with other research organisations, with national authorities on federal and regional ‘Länder’ level as well as with the relevant EU institutions concerned with research and development. KoWi is part of the self-government of science and acts as an intermediary between EU institutions and the German Scientific Community. On the European level KoWi acts in close cooperation with other research offices within the Informal Group of R&D Liaison Offices (IGLO).

KoWi supports the European cooperation of higher education institutions, nonuniversity research institutions and the economy. KoWi is a service platform for all members of its association. Members of the association are: Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH), German Federation of Industrial Research Associations (AiF), German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), German Research Foundation (DFG), Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres (HGF), the German Rectors’ Conference (HRK), Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science (MPG), the Stifterverband joint initiative of German industries to promote science and higher education, Leibniz Association (WGL).

Clients 

KoWi offers its services to all German research institutions with a focus on universities and other higher education institutions.

Contact details

Street 
Rue du Trône
Number 
98
Zip 
1050
City 
Brussels
Country 
Belgium
Telephone 
+32 2 548 02 10
Fax 
+32 2 502 75 33

Staff

Function 
Brussels office - Director
Telephone 
+32-2-54802-20
Function 
Bonn Office - Director
Telephone 
+49-228-95997-10
Function 
Director Kowi
Telephone 
+32-2-54802-15
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+49-228-95997-21
E-mail 
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+32-2-54802-18
E-mail 
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+32-2-54802-13
E-mail 
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+32-2-54802-12
E-mail 
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+49-228-95997-24
E-mail 
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+49-228-95997-14
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+32-2-54802-14
E-mail 
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+49-228-95997-13
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+49-228-95997-15
E-mail 
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+32-2-54802-22
E-mail 
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+49-228-95997-19
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+49-228-95997-16
Function 
Advisor
Telephone 
+32-2-54-802-21
E-mail 
Function 
Office manager
Telephone 
+32-2-54802-11
E-mail