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From 24/10/2014 to 13/01/2015
CHIST-ERA is looking for transformative and highly multidisciplinary research projects in Information and Communication Sciences and Technologies (ICST). Read more
Beginning October the Future was in Portugal ! To be exact, in Lisbon, in the Centre for the Unknown, of the Champalimaud Foundation. The Centre was hosting the high-level conference: "The Future of Europe is Science", marking the completion of the term of office of the President of the European Commission, José Manuel Durão Barroso. Read this blogpost written by Andrew Houghton. 15/10/2014 Read more
FLAG-ERA launches funding instruments in support of the Flagship initiatives on Graphene and Human Brain. The FLAG-ERA Consortium launches a dedicated joint call for proposals worth 18.5 M EUR on 27 October 2014. In parallel, FLAG-ERA announces the launch of Association Mechanisms for integration of nationally and regionally funded research into the Flagships work plans. Read more
In May 2014, FET launched a consultation to identify promising and potentially game-changing directions for future research in any technological domain. Nearly 500 contributions have been received, suggesting new topics, or further refining previously identified topics.This first analysis provides an overview of the material received, with short description of the ideas (as stated by their respective authors) and putting them in context of some others. Read more
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for 2014 has been awarded with one half to John O´Keefe and the other half jointly to May‐Britt Moser and Edvard I. Moser, for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain. Read more
Stefan W. Hell was a Marie Curie Fellow in 1996-97, and then became a MSCA project coordinator. Read more
One night, several hundred cities all over Europe and beyond - exploring science through fun learning. Read more
From 06/10/2014 to 07/10/2014
Lisbon, Portugal
On October 6th, this high-level conference was opened by José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission. The report ‘The Future of Europe is Science’ was presented to President Barroso by the members of the President’s Science & Technology Advisory Committee(STAC). Bringing together actors from the world of science, industry and society, the conference aimed to take stock of European achievements in science over the past 10 years. Read more
FET Newsletter highlights: - "The Future of Europe is Science Conference" 6-7 October & ICT Proposers' Day 8-9 Oct
- First analysis FET Proactive consultation
- Flagship Staff Working document published
- FET HPC & FET Open Funding Opportunities - CHIST-ERA Call& FLAG-ERA Joint Transnational Call
- Report FET2020 Conferences
and more news on Projects & Events... The FET team Read more
The International Journal of Social Robotics has issued a Call for Papers for its forthcoming Special Issue on New Frontiers of Service Robotics for Active and Healthy Ageing. Read more