O/ CherevkoDear colleagues!

Allow  me to express to you and your colleagues my deep reverence and respect, to wish a successes in your work and to address to you with the following proposal.

The Kharkiv State University of Food Technologies and Trade (KSUFT) - one of the leading Ukrainian State institutions of higher education and research & technology development (RTD) of the IV (highest) level of accreditation according the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (MESU).

As you – we hope – know, August 17, 2015 entered into force The Ukraine-EU Association Agreement on scientific and technological cooperation (including on Ukraine's participation in the EU Program «Horizon 2020» 2014-2020) signed 20.03.2015 in Kyiv by Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, and Serhiy Kvit, Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine, ratified by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine 15.07.2015 and adopted by the President of Ukraine 5.08.2015

KSUFTT as project partner have  specific experience in preparation its part of project work (work package) in different consortium project proposals within EC FP7 2007-2014. Oct 2012 KSUFTT has been validated by EC Research Executive Agency (REA) under its own Participant Identification Code (PIC) number.

KSUFTT also is a member of the following International, National and branch professional bodies:

1. Since March 15, 2013 – collective member of the Ukrainian National Technology Transfer Network (NTTN) http://www.nttn.org.ua/?idm=1&idc=33&lng=5

 2. Since March 22, 2008 – collective member of the Organic Federation of Ukraine (OFU, Kyiv, Ukraine) http://organic.com.ua/en/homepage/2010-01-26-13-37-57

 3. Since July 10,  2008 KSUFTT is  one of founders and full collective member of the Ukrainian Association of the Higher Educational Institutions and the Enterprises of Foodstuff  Industry (UkrUFoST) – one of Regional Branches of  the International Union of Food Science and Technology (IUFoST)  and  European Union of Food Science and Technology (EUFoST) http://www.nuft.in.ua/en/UkrUFoST

And now, our proposal: If your university/organization is planning to form a consortium to prepare a profile corresponding consortium project proposal within Sub-Priority Food Security of the Societal Challenge 2 Priority Area of the EU Program H2020 Work Programs 2016-2017, we would ask you to consider the possibility of inclusion of our University in such consortium as an university-project-partner.

More detailed you can get acquainted with our university on this site, which is intended to establish a research technology and development (RTD) scientific relations and mutually beneficial cooperation between scientists of Kharkiv State University of Food Technologies and Trade (Kharkiv, Ukraine) and theirs European colleagues within joint consortia projects of EU Programme Horizon 2020 (2014-2020).

With confidence in mutually advantageous fruitful cooperation
Yours faithfully,
O. Cherevko