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The first Toroidal Field coil enters final manufacturing steps! [read more]
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Join the debate on stakeholder engagement in European research and innovation. Policy makers, researchers, representatives from industry and civil society organisations will explore how to engage societal stakeholders and open up research and innovation to broader societal considerations. - Find out about the latest insights from European research into the role of societal stakeholders. - Learn how to organise stakeholder engagement in your own work during the knowledge fair. - Discuss the future role of societal stakeholders of European research and innovation. The working conference builds on the findings of the European project #NanoDiode: from July 2013 to June 2016, NanoDiode has organised a range of engagement activities across Europe, involving stakeholders in a dialogue on the funding, performance and outcomes of nanotechnologies research. [read more]
Involving 54 months of laboratory, field experiments and mathematical modelling, 22 research groups in 15 countries (and 2 continents), the AMIGA project is quite possibly the largest ever concerted effort to provide stakeholders, academia and society at large with scientifically sound results on the sustainability and practical indications on environmental risk assessment for genetically modified plants. This final conference will present the results of the project and its recommendations for policy making. The conference is expected to gather stakeholders from different areas of expertise, including scientists, policy makers and other relevant representatives of the sector. [read more]
Transportation costs affect the price of any goods we buy, so reducing them could help our pockets. Road transportation is becoming more efficient with constant innovations, but what about the railroads? [read more]
On 10-11 May 2016 in its Headquarters in Sophia Antipolis, ETSI will hold a workshop on the subject “From Research To Standardization” in the context of the EU's H2020 programme.The workshop will support researchers in disseminating and exploiting their results through ICT standardisation. It serves as a platform for research consortia to be informed about standardisation plans and to address a wider community to find supporters and allies. [read more]
On 23 May 2016, the EU Delegation, together with ISERD - the Israel-Europe R&D Directorate, will be holding a workshop devoted to EU water and energy initiatives in the region. The workshop will take place within the Israeli Water Association's Annual Conference. The workshop will focus on both Horizon 2020 and the European Neighbourhood Instrument programmes. Presentations of the opportunities provided by Horizon 2020's Societal Challenges, SME Instrument and the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions will be accompanied by seven Israeli success stories. Three ENI programmes - SWIM-H2020 Support Mechanism, Cross Border Cooperation Med and the EU Peacebuilding Initiative - will be presented together with accompanying success stories. The workshop is part of the 20th anniversary celebrations of Israel's association to the EU Framework Programmes. [read more]