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ICT in Leadership in Enabling and Industrial Technologies (LEIT) Work Programme

Key Enabling Technologies (KETs), ICT and Space are areas of key industrial competences determining Europe’s global competitiveness.
The first ICT-Leadership in Enabling and Industrial Technologies (LEIT) Work Programme under H2020 combines a strong support to industrial roadmaps with new mechanisms to encourage disruptive innovation.

The ICT part of the work programme provides a balanced response to the main challenges faced by Europe in the field, with a focus on the first 2 years on the following areas:

  1. A new generation of components and systems
  2. Advanced Computing
  3. Future Internet
  4. Content technologies and information management
  5. Robotics
  6. Micro- and nano-electronic technologies, Photonics

In addition, the Work Programme features several cross-cutting topics addressing cyber-security, Internet of Things and research on a Human-centric Digital Age. All activities are complemented with support to innovation and take-up, international cooperation and a dedicated action for SMEs to propose bottom-up innovative ideas, using the SME instrument.

ICT-Leadership in Enabling and Indsutrial Technologies (LEIT)