ERCOFTAC Autumn Festival 2021
16th Da Vinci Competition 2021

7th - 8th October 2021

hosted by PC Italy

Sapienza Università di Roma,
Faculty of Civil and Industrial Engineering,
Via Eudossiana 18,00184 Rome, Italy

7th October - PC Italy and 16th Da Vinci Final, room "Aula del Consiglio"
8 October - SPC, KNC and MB-GA Meetings: room "Cloister Aula"

Please save the date !!!

Applications for ERCOFTAC General Funding 2022 and ERCOFTAC Events Funding planned for 2022/ 2023 should be submitted by email to
CADO ( no later than 24th September 2021

All applications will be discussed during the SPC meeting on 8th October 2021.


16th ERCOFTAC da Vinci Competition 2021


26th July 2021 - Deadline for submission of nominations: PC coordinators send the selected 3 research summaries (PDF) to the SPC Chairman:

6th September 2021 - Selected finalists will be informed and given instructions on their presentations and travel arrangements

7th October 2021 - Finals of the 16th da Vinci Competition; Rome, Italy


Candidates may be PhD students or recent PhD graduates from a university associated with an ERCOFTAC Pilot Centre ( who have graduated since 1st June 2020.

All the details will be available soon