Horizon 2020
The EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation

Navigation path

Filter by tags:



Search results

  1. Content Technologies and Information Management

    The demand is growing for high-quality content and new user experiences, with some specific trends in the society and businesses: media convergence, social media, widespread use of mobile devices, broadband internet penetration, increasing computing power ...

    esteana - 13/11/2014 - 10:42

  2. Energy

    Cooking a meal, heating a house, lighting a street, keeping a hospital open, running a factory, driving a car – energy is at the heart of everybody's life. It is also a crucial factor for economic competitiveness and employment. The current fossil-fu ...

    wysomar - 03/07/2014 - 14:38

  3. Biotechnology

    The specific objectives of biotechnology research and innovation under “ Industrial Leadership ” are to develop competitive, sustainable, safe and innovative industrial products and processes, and to contribute as an innovation driver in a number of Europ ...

    campopl - 30/07/2014 - 15:23

  4. ICT Research & Innovation

    It generates 25% of total business expenditure in Research and Development (R&D), and investments in ICT account for 50% of all European productivity growth. EU investments in ICTs are due to increase by about 25% under Horizon 2020 compared to FP7. T ...

    esteana - 29/04/2014 - 11:52

  5. Leadership in Enabling and Industrial Technologies

    Aiming at new and breakthrough technologies, this part of the programme will contribute to boosting competitiveness, creating jobs and supporting growth. The emphasis is on areas of research and innovation with a strong industrial dimension and where mast ...

    furzcat - 16/12/2013 - 15:24

  6. Information and Communication Technologies

    The potential and capabilities of modern ICT systems are still growing exponentially fuelled by the progress in electronics, microsystems, networking, the ability to master increasingly complex cyber-physical systems and robots, and progress in data proce ...

    dimitia - 18/03/2015 - 09:47

  7. Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing

    During the first two years of Horizon 2020 (Work Programme for 2014/15), the EU will invest some €1 200 million in this Challenge. Personalising health and care Research & Innovation supported by this call will: improve our understanding of the causes ...

    chastpi - 17/03/2015 - 15:28

  8. Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy

    To make the transition to a competitive energy system, we need to overcome a number of challenges, such as increasingly scarce resources, growing energy needs and climate change. The Energy Challenge is structured around seven specific objectives and rese ...

    kugleta - 18/06/2014 - 16:09

  9. European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT)

    The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) is a key driver of sustainable European economic growth and competitiveness. It works to reinforce the innovation capacity of the European Union and its Member States in order to address grand chal ...

    reigrro - 11/12/2013 - 11:21

  10. e-infrastructures

    The overarching aim of the e-infrastructure activities in Horizon 2020 is to achieve by 2020 a single and open European space for on-line research where researchers enjoy leading-edge, ubiquitous and reliable services for networking and computing, and sea ...

    spasoso - 02/06/2015 - 09:20