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What would you do if a toxic gas cloud were released during an industrial accident in your area? How would you find out about the risks and how to respond, if necessary? EU-funded researchers have developed the foundations of a new multi-channel public warning system for natural and man-made disasters that could help save lives. [read more]
On 20-24 October, in Vienna, the international community working in the field of nuclear non-proliferation has gathered for the symposium on international safeguards: linking strategy, implementation and people. [read more]
Published on: 22-October-2014 The Project Outline Preparation Days 2014, held in Amsterdam on 23 and 24 September, successfully kicked off the first ITEA 3 Call for projects. 272 participants from (...) [read more]
A recently published JRC study identified the following geographic regions as prone to desertification: north-eastern Brazil, south-western Argentina, the southern Sahel, Zambia and Zimbabwe, Sub-Himalayan India, and north-eastern China. [read more]
On 4-5 December 2014, the Italian EU Presidency and the European Commission organise a major conference on transport safety to be held in Genova. The event is expecting the participation of around 300 stakeholders, transport professionals and policy makers from the different transport modes, to assess the future needs for transport safety, and identify priorities for activities in Horizon 2020 and beyond. [read more]
Published on: 21-October-2014 The EU’s Executive Agency for SMEs, EASME, offers grants under the framework of Horizon 2020 to ‘organisations entrusted with design and delivery of innovat (...) [read more]
This is your chance to discover a new exciting opportunity for industry-driven innovation under Horizon 2020.Participants at this event will: • Acquire insight into the objectives of this new scheme • Become familiar with the modalities of the Fast Track to Innovation call • Get practical tips and tricks on how to apply and how to maximise chances for success when applying • Be able to interact throughout the event with EU-officials Register now via e-mail: RTD-FTI-EVENT@ec.europa.eu. Seats are free of charge and will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. [read more]
Source: Research & Innovation Events
Published on: 21-October-2014 The European IPR helpdesk released a fact sheet helping Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) to identify most relevant intellectual property (IP) aspects to take into account when applying for (...) [read more]
Published on: 21-October-2014 A new publication has been released this month by the European Commission's directorate general for enterprise and industry.The guid (...) [read more]
EU-funded researchers have developed three new tools to kill malaria-carrying mosquitoes. They are now working to bring their low-cost innovations to market quickly - a boost to the global battle against this deadly disease. [read more]
Source: What's New in Innovation