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How will the upcoming calls under the European Research Infrastructures (including e-Infrastructures) part of the Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2016-2017 support the European Open Science Cloud? Find out more by participating to our Information Day on 15 April 2016. Read more

This event will look into the present and future of intellectual property boundaries in chemistry research and will debate questions such as: Which model for peer-review publishing? Who owns research data and how to share it? Which approach is better for creating innovative products and services?

Together with researchers, publishers, EU and government officials EuCheMS intends to build bridges between all concerned and to provide answers to questions.

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The polar regions are often seen as a barometer for the health of the global environment, and understanding how changes in this area affect Europe and the world had become essential. An alliance of 22 research institutes has therefore set out to enhance the integration of European capabilities for polar research and maximise the benefits to society. Read more
From 27/06/2016 to 29/06/2016
Charlemagne building, Rue de la loi 170, Brussels
SAVE THE DATE! The Brussels info-week on Horizon 2020 Societal challenge 2 calls for 2017 will take place on 27-29 June 2016. Learn about the calls and topics, update yourselves on relevant past research outcomes and meet partners in the brokerage event. Read more
From 25/04/2016 to 26/04/2016
The EIT’s Innovation Forum INNOVEIT 2016 combines the EIT Awards and the EIT Stakeholder Forum with a specific focus on joining forces for innovation in Europe. We will explore collaboration opportunities between the EIT, KICs and other initiatives and activities in the area. Bringing together more than 350 stakeholders from across the European innovation community, the forum is an inspiring and interactive event. Read more
From 29/03/2016 to 02/04/2016

AD/PD 2017, the 13th International Conference on Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Diseases and related neurological disorders, will build on the well-earned reputation of previous AD/PD Conferences for unraveling the mechanisms and improving the treatment of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and other related neurodegenerative diseases.

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An EU-funded project is developing a single genetic test that would indicate an individual woman's risk of developing breast, cervical, womb or ovarian cancer - potentially saving lives. Read more
INNOVEIT2015 brought together the EIT Stakeholder Forum, the EIT Awards, the EIT Roundtables and the EIT Alumni Connect event in one Innovation forum. The objectives of the forum were to bring together a large and wide group of actors from the European Innovation Community. Read more
There are always smarter ways to make things, and these days there are usually also ways to make things smarter. EU-funded researchers have looked at aircraft structures from this perspective. In addition to innovative materials, they are proposing technology that would give airliners self-sensing capabilities and enable them to change the shape of their wings. Read more
This edition of the FET Newsletter brings the latest news on Future and Emerging Technologies research, projects, funding opportunities in 2016 and it reports on workshops & conferences and future events. Read more