Horizon 2020
The EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation


From 05/04/2016 to 06/04/2016
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The Bureau of the Africa‐EU High-Level Policy Dialogue on Science, Technology and Innovation (HLPD Bureau on STI) is convening a stakeholder forum in Addis Ababa in collaboration with a group of Africa‐EU STI projects and initiatives in support of this policy dialogue. Read more
What can the EU learn from the world's best players in raw materials technology and scientific developments? The INTRAW project has analysed raw materials policies and practices in Australia, Canada, Japan, South Africa and the United States. Read more
From 22/02/2016 to 25/02/2016
The Graphene Flagship introduced a Graphene Pavilion at the 2016 Mobile World Congress (#MWC16 - #GrapheneMWC). Alongside co-exhibitors from industry and academia, the Flagship highlighted graphene in mobile applications, stretching from bendable batteries to new wearables sensors. Read and watch videos reporting on past exciting days @MWC16. Read more
The European Commission (EC), The Brazilian Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI), the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), the Brazilian National Council of State Funding Agencies (CONFAP) are organising the EU-Brazil Workshop: Coordinated Call on Advanced Biofuels. Read more
45 innovative companies to receive €48.6 million under the SME Instrument
45 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from 19 countries have been selected in the latest round of Horizon2020 SME Instrument Phase 2. Each project, 30 in total, will receive between €0.5 and €2.5 million (€5 million for health projects) to bring their product from pilot-phase to the market. Read more
Despite decades of research, a cure for Alzheimer's remains elusive. But work conducted in Europe suggests that the onset and progression of the disease could be prevented or slowed down by a molecule that mimics the activity of a critical protein (neurotrophin) affecting neurons in the brain. Read more
diamond on water
Learn how FET-project DIACAT will contribute to reduce greenhouse emissions. Read more
From 31/03/2016 to 01/04/2016
Den Haag (The Hague)

Innovative Enterprise is an initiative by the European Commission to raise awareness of the European Union’s investment programme, such as InnovFin and the European Fund for Strategic Investments, instruments at national and local level as well as alternative sources of finance, such as crowd funding.

You will learn which finance options are available and get connected with the right people, learn more about InnovFin, the European Union investment programme for innovation.

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From 22/06/2016 to 24/06/2016

With more than 1.250 high level participants, Industrial Technologies 2016 will be Europe's largest networking event in the field of new production technologies, materials, nanotechnology, biotechnology and digitalisation. Join Industrial Technologies and experience three days of plenary and interactive sessions, inspiring keynote speakers, case studies, eye-opening site visits and numerous opportunities to get in contact with new business partners.

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The Canadian partners of ERA-Can+ invite European researchers and research managers to learn about our project and Horizon 2020-Europe's current Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.

The webinar will also feature the opportunities for Europeans to participate in research activities within Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's research centres as Foreign Research Participants (FRP).

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