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Event date: From 15/06/2015 to 17/06/2015
Riga, Latvia

First Innovative Enterprise week “Access to Finance for Research, Innovation and SMEs 2015” is a 3-day international conference on:

  • the political answer to the macroeconomic situation
  • ways to boost growth, jobs and competitiveness through innovation, including the investment Plan for the EU
  • how the financial instruments, facilities and accompanying measures launched under Horizon 2020 can enhance access to finance for research, innovation and SMEs
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Event date: 25/02/2015
Brussels

Advanced and clean manufacturing is a key driver of the industrial revolution. The aim is to explore how technology transfer can be used as a mechanism to help EU industry, and manufacturing SMEs, to adopt new advanced and clean manufacturing technologies. Practical examples will illustrate the potential of technology transfer. Technology providers, industry executives, technology transfer officers, policy makers and financial intermediaries will share experiences and lessons learned. Read more

Published on: 15/12/2014

The European Research Council (ERC) has selected 328 first class scientists to receive its prestigious Starting Grants, worth up to €2 million each. The awarded €485 million contributes to supporting a new generation of top scientists in Europe developing so-called "blue sky research": ambitious high-risk, high-gain research projects in any field. Read more

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