Innovation Union

Innovation Union is the EU strategy to create an innovation-friendly environment that makes it easier for great ideas to be turned into products and services

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Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Research Headlines - Innovative rotor sail to cut commercial shipping carbon emissions

[Source: Research & Innovation] One of the world's most environmentally friendly passenger ships is harnessing the wind for propulsion, cutting CO2 emissions and fuel consumption, thanks to the installation of an innovative rotor sail developed by an EU-funded project.

Source: What's New in Innovation

Publication

A pocket guide on the Innovation Union

Europe's future is connected to its power to innovate. The Innovation Union, an action-packed initiative for an innovation-friendly Europe, is the solution.

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Country profiles

Click on any country in the map below to view its research and innovation performance.

Innovation Union progress at country level 2014 (PDF icon 5.3 MB)

Innovation Union progress at country level 2014
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Events

19 April 2018

Workshop: ENRICH your Innovation and Business Potential in China, Brussels, Belgium

ENRICH in China's upcoming Workshop "ENRICH your Innovation and Business Potential in China" will happen on April 19th in Brussels.

In this workshop you will have the opportunity to better understand the context of current R&I Cooperation between EU and China, where Competitiveness and Innovation Landscape will be discussed.

The participants will also have the chance to engage in individual and group activities and exercises, as well as roundtables and consultancy pitch on concrete interests, demands or concerns regarding the Chinese market.