European Research Area
Food, agriculture and fisheries, and biotechnology
Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)
Key Enabling Technologies
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
New materials and new production technologies
SME - Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
Science with and for Society
Socio-Economic Sciences and Humanities
ERANET TRANSPORT II (ENT II) end Conference
17 April 2012, Brussels, Belgium
The ERANET Transport brought together several EU Member States, to coordinate their transport research programmes. The final conference presents the steps and results in building a European Research Area (ERA) for transport (ENT II) and an outlook towards the next step in ERA-NET TRANSPORT (ENT III) focusing on the thematic perspectives of future flagship topics in ENT III.
European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing: From Plan to Action
3 April 2012, Brussels
The Conference "European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing: From Plan to Action" will be opened by Vice-President Neelie Kroes and Commissioner John Dalli. The Steering Group of the pilot Innovation Partnership, the European Commission and a plethora of stakeholders in the field of active ageing will together discuss how to move from the planning phase - delivered with the Strategic Implementation Plan - to implementing concrete actions.
Research and Innovation: An agenda for a renewed partnership
2-3 April 2012, Barcelona
The recent developments on both sides of the Mediterranean Sea have created a new context and momentum for developing a new phase of cooperation and establishing a more strategic partnership in research and innovation. This conference will take place on 2-3 April 2012 in the World Trade Centre in Barcelona and will be opened by the EU Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science, Mrs. Máire Geoghegan-Quinn and other senior policy-makers from EU Member States and Southern Mediterranean countries.
Restauro XIX Edition
28-31 March 2012, Ferrara, Italy
The XIX edition of theSalone is to take place at the Ferrara Fairon March 28 to 31, 2012, and is scheduled to host over 250 exhibitors (material and technology producers, museum equipment manufacturers, service providers and software designers, restoration centres, bank foundations, universities and public bodies). The seminar and conference programme is particularly comprehensive, as it will focus on very current issues by means of a new communication language, one that can foster a dialogue about the most relevant topics having to do with the preservation of our art heritage, which also happens to be the main focus of the whole event.
South-East European Exhibition and Congress on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
28-30 March 2012, Sofia
For three days Bulgaria will be a meeting point for professionals involved in energy efficiency and renewable energy who will join the 8th Congress on EE & RES. Its aim again will be to encourage the transfer of know-how and stimulate the investments in South-East European green energy sector.