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
6-7 December 2012, San Francisco, California
'Destination Europe' events showcase the vibrant and exciting research and innovation culture in Europe and the opportunities available to researchers, from anywhere in the world, interested in working in Europe.
It is a joint initiative of the European Union and its Member States.
At the San Francisco event you will find:
- Experts from European research organisations, funding agencies and European Commission services who will present programmes, initiatives, excellent institutions and opportunities to develop innovation and technology transfer;
- Researchers who have had the experience of moving to Europe temporarily or permanently and who will share their experience with you;
- Information about the practicalities of moving to Europe (scientific visa, mobility centres etc.);
- An exhibition space with stands to provide additional information.
Workshop on Flying Test Beds for Novel Aircraft Configurations
18 September 2012, Brussels
For meeting the ambitious goals of Europe's Vision for Aviation 'Flightpath 2050' novel aircraft configurations and advanced technologies need to be investigated. This workshop will explore the potential of flying test beds for developing technologies particularly for novel configurations. It aims to assess the capabilities of flying test beds as necessary tools to design and validate innovative aircraft configurations complementary to computational methods, simulation and ground based experiments.
“Research in Action” exhibition
9-20 July 2012, Dublin
Visit the “Research in Action” exhibition showcasing EU-funded FP7 research projects with Irish partners.
Find out how robots can assist our daily living, take part in the Sugar Molecules Contest, see a
demonstration of a new-to-the-world wave energy convertor, assess your risk of developing
type 2 diabetes, and find out more about a coral reef discovered off the West coast of Ireland!
NB: closed on 11 July.
Transport Research Information Days
18-19 July 2012, Brussels, Charlemagne building
The transport theme under the EU’s Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7) welcomes excellent research proposals looking for innovative solutions to today’s transport-related societal challenges.
Are you from an SME, company, research institution or university and interested in learning more about how to participate in the transport theme under the EU’s Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7)? Meet us and potential partners at the ‘infodays’ and find out all about the Work Programme 2013.
The aim of the two-day event is to inform potential researchers about FP7 and the new Transport Calls for Proposals under the ‘Co-operation’ Programme. Details will also be given on the main legal and procedural conditions and we will respond to your questions. Participants will also have the chance to network with potential project partners.
Info Day and Brokerage Event on Call FP7-KBBE-7-2013
16 July 2012, Brussels
Food, Agriculture and Fisheries, and Biotechnology Info Day and Brokerage Event on Call FP7-KBBE-7-2013.
The objective of the event is to bring together research stakeholders, from both the public and private sectors from the EU and Third Countries, together with Commission officers and provide information and ground for discussion and networking.
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