The HEA Human Capital Initiative – pillar 3 is a €206M+ call for proposals for Innovation and Agility across Higher Education. This call will open on 16th December 2019 with a closing date approximately three months later in March 2020.

UCD Innovation Academy will be running a series of events linked to this call during Public Sector Innovation Week (9th-13th December), which will provide an opportunity to meet like-minded colleagues, further develop your ideas and test them out with experts within and beyond the University. You can sign up here.

In the mean-time, the slides from the recent presentations by the HEA can be found here –

24th September:

28th November:

Further information on the Human Capital Initiative can also be found at