E.g., 27-06-2018
E.g., 27-06-2018
  • Celebratory launch of RISE teaming phase 2 project in Cyprus


    On 29 November 2017 the Centre of Excellence on Interactive Media, Smart Systems & Emerging Technologies (RISE) was officially inaugurated in Cyprus as the 11th Teaming Phase 2 project by Mr. Robert-Jan Smits, Director General of DG Research and Innovation, and Mr. Constantinos Yiorkadjis, Mayor of Nicosia. The RISE project is coordinated by the Nicosia Municipality and cooperates closely with its advanced partners University College London (UK) and Max Planck (DE). It is designed to empower knowledge and technology transfer in the region. It will act as an integrator of academic research and industrial innovation to fuel scientific, technological and economic growth of Cyprus and Europe.





  • SAVE THE DATE: 1st European Conference 'Results from road transport research in H2020 projects', Brussels, 29-30 November 2017

    From 29/11/2017 to 30/11/2017
    Lucie Beaumel
    EGVIA and ERTRAC, supported by the European Commission, are organising this European-wide conference to showcase the results of selected H2020 funded projects on road transport related areas. Various technological challenges will be covered in order to highlight the contribution of ongoing EU-funded research projects to meet EU policy goals.
  • SAVE THE DATE! 1st European Conference on results from road transport research in H2020 projects

    From 29/11/2017 to 30/11/2017
    Lucie Beaumel
    Don't miss it! This conference will be a unique opportunity to get an overview of results from Road Transport research in H2020 projects.
  • Commission launches €2 million Horizon Prize in Social Innovation

    The European Commission today launched a Horizon Prize in Social Innovation to improve the mobility of older people. The prize has a budget of €2 million and is funded under Horizon 2020, the EU's research and innovation programme. One prize of €1 million and four runner-up prizes of €250,000 each will be awarded to the most innovative mobility solutions that enable older citizens to continue to fully participate in social activities, maintain their autonomy and age healthily. Carlos Moedas,
  • €2 Million Horizon prize for better mobility of older people

    From 27/11/2017 to 28/02/2019
    The aim of this contest is to develop innovative and sustainable mobility solutions for senior citizens (65+). This will help to combat social exclusion and support independent living.
    An  image of and older person with a tourist map on blue and pink background
  • The launch of the 3rd edition of SOFT Innovation Prize under Euratom Work Programme 2018

    Building on the success of SOFT Innovation Prize in 2014 and 2016, the European Commission launches today the third edition of the SOFT Innovation Prize under Euratom Work Programme 2018.
  • Blue Growth Research & Innovation

    All you need to know about the Blue Growth
  • Digitising agriculture and food value chains

    Conference organisers
    The digital single market offers many opportunities for agriculture and food value chains -up to the consumer- to become smarter, more efficient, more circular and more connected. This event placed Horizon 2020 investments in farm and food digitisation in their broader policy context and showcased successful and inspirational projects.
  • Commission prepares to move its bioeconomy efforts up a gear

    Through its 2012 Bioeconomy Strategy, Europe has made important headway towards becoming a more innovative, resource efficient society.
  • Bioeconomy Policy Day

    Looking ahead to a new Bioeconomy strategy.