13 September 2011, Brussels
Some representatives from EU Member States and the main European research stakeholder organisations meet in Brussels to mark the launch of the public consultation on the ERA Framework. This public consultation will run from 13 September - 30 November and will gather stakeholder views on the main obstacles and untapped potential affecting the European research sector, and possible measures to address these issues.
The conference can be followed online - see below.
18-19 July 2011, Brussels (Charlemagne)
The next round of calls proposals for transport research under the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) will be published end of July 2011. In order to support the preparation of project proposals, the European Commission's Directorate General for Research and Innovation will organise two 'Information Days'.
11-12 July 2011, Brussels, Charlemagne building
In order to support the preparation of proposals, the Directorates General for Research & Innovation, Information Society and Media, Energy, and for Mobility and Transport of the European Commission are holding Joint Information Days on Research PPPs on 11+12 July 2011 in the Charlemagne building, rue de la Loi 170, in Brussels.
7 July 2011, Brussels
A number of energy related Calls for Proposals under FP7 are planned to be published on 20 July 2011.
In addition, the Joint Technology Initiative on Fuel Cells and Hydrogen (JU FCH) has published its 4th call on 3 May 2011.
The Information Day will address these calls and provide guidance on how to participate.