E.g., 23-06-2018
E.g., 23-06-2018
  • Commission awards Paris as most innovative European city in 2017

    Today, the European Commission awarded the 2017 European Capital of Innovation (iCapital) prize of €1,000,000 to Paris. The award, granted under the EU's research and innovation programme Horizon 2020, recognises Paris for its inclusive innovation strategy. Tel Aviv and Tallinn were selected as runners-up, and were both awarded €100,000.
  • Magnetic manipulation for treatment of neurodegenerative disorders

    A fundamentally new concept for remote control of cellular functions by means of magnetic manipulation for treatment of neurodegenerative disorders will be introduced by the FET-Open project MAGNEURON.
    cellular image
  • Cross4Health: unlocking collaboration between aerospace and energy for health innovation

    The new Cross4Health project will promote and support innovative health solutions generated by Aerospace and Energy SMEs together with Health-related SMEs. More than 70 innovative project ideas will be selected and further supported.
  • Science Café with Jan Konvalinka - 28 June 2017, Brussels, Belgium


    Science Café with Jan Konvalinka is an unconventional open discussion on research in the field of biochemistry.

    Our guest is a recognized scientist, who was involved in development of the first inhibitors of the HIV protease. Currently he is focused on viral resistance development.

    Dr. Konvalinka holds position of vice-rector for research at the Charles University in Prague and head of department at the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Czech Academy

  • Horizon 2020 Work Programme from 2018 to 2020

    Spanning seven years (2014 - 2020) and with a budget of €77 billion, Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU research and innovation funding programme ever. It is implemented via multi-annual work programmes.
  • Mobile app captures early signs of Parkinson’s disease

    i-PROGNOSIS is an EU-funded multiscope research project aiming to provide technology-based solutions against Parkinson’s. Their latest mobile app was presented at the 'eHealth Tallinn 2017' conference and offers opportunities for health professionals to detect subtle changes that neurologists cannot perceive in consultations.
  • ActivAge project: Supporting Active and Healthy Ageing through IoT technologies

    Using Internet of Things (IoT), ActivAge aims to prolong and support the independent living of older adults, whilst responding to real needs of caregivers, service providers and public authorities. Have a look at the video to see how this works.
    Screenshot of project video with the cartoon of an older lady and gentleman, surrounded and linked to devices with words security and privacy
  • EIT Climate-KIC's Climathon rallies an international city movement to tackle climate change

    Thousands of people in major cities across the world are uniting for a 24-hour hackathon on 27 October to accelerate our ability to respond to climate change on a global scale. Organised by EIT Climate-KIC, the EU’s initiative for climate innovation, Climathon brings together the challenges of the world’s cities with the people who have the passion and ability to solve them.
    Climathon 2017
  • AIRTEC 2017 - 12th International Aerospace Supply Fair "Sky High Innovations"

    From 24/10/2017 to 26/10/2017
    AIRTEC 2017 is the global B2B meeting and technology event for the aerospace supply chain. It will take place at the AeroExpoPark near Munich Airport (Germany) and will be structured aroud three main pillars: Congress, B2B meetings and Exhibition.
  • Digital Transformation of Public Administrations

    The main objective of this event is to promote the uptake of Horizon 2020 projects’ results in the field of ICT-enabled Open Government, both at policy and market level. It is also the occasion to foster peer learning and networking activities among developers of Govtech solutions, potential clients, support service providers and policy makers.