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Europe House
29/07/2016

Each week we sum up Commission news of particular interest for the UK while also summarising UK events on EU-related subjects. All comments welcome at COMM-UK-PRESS@ec.europa.eu

This is the last weekly round-up before the summer break. It will resume in September. In the meantime, the London press office remains open for business as usual and we will keep sending announcements as relevant.

Professor Jean-Pierre Bourguignon
26/07/2016

Over 70% of EU-funded European Research Council (ERC) projects have made scientific breakthroughs or major advances, according to an independent study released today at the Euroscience Open Forum (ESOF) in Manchester. The ERC funds high-risk/high-gain projects. Its work is part of the wider €77bn EU Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme

Events
Atlas: A Reverie

Kathy Prendergast

The artist will present up to 38 framed images and one freestanding work using the AA Road Atlas of Europe as a basis to explore the notion of migration and settlement.

Date:
20/07/2016 - 09/09/2016
Time:
9:00 - 17:00
Magical Slovakia

Photographs by Ladislav Struhár

Magical Slovakia is the fine art photography showcase of Ladislav Struhár’s works in Slovakia.

Date:
08/07/2016 - 15/07/2016
Time:
9:00 - 17:00