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E.g., 21-10-2018
E.g., 21-10-2018
  • Info session funding opportunities in innovation procurement for health and active ageing

    27/11/2018
    On 16 October a new call for procurement project proposals opens supporting digital health and active ageing. The challenge is to scale up outcome-based innovative digital health and care solutions across EU borders through joining up actions in procurement of innovation. The call will be presented in Vienna at ECOVATION 2018, an official event of the Austrian Presidency of the EU Council.
  • A new approach to standards for ageing well engaging end-users

    31/10/2018
    How can standards help ensure that digital products and services cope with the challenges of Europe's ageing population? The STAndards, Innovation and Research for Active and Healthy Ageing (STAIR-AHA) platform is holding its very first meeting to discuss this. Everyone interested is welcome to join.
  • EIT Awareness Day in Malta

    31/10/2018
    The European Institute of Innovation and Technology in close collaboration with the Malta Council for Science and Technology is organising an EIT Awareness Day on 31 October 2018 at Villa Bighi, Kalkara. The event aims at raising awareness of the activities, results and achievements of the EIT Community and in particular of the opportunities for engagement with Maltese stakeholders. Save the date and read more below!
    EIT Awareness Day in Malta
  • Improving Digital Health Literacy

    18/10/2018
    Citizens’ digital health literacy is an essential element for successful eHealth deployment. Literate citizens can play a more active role in health self management, resulting in improved prevention, adherence to a healthier lifestyle and better health outcomes. The IC-Health final conference will offer panel discussions focused on digital health literacy. The project will present the Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) co-created by experts and users.
    IC-Health final conference banner
  • EIB launches a call for Fund Manager of the Circular Bioeconomy Investment Platform

    17/10/2018
    The European Investment Bank is designing the Circular Bioeconomy Investment Platform with the support of the European Commission under Horizon 2020. The Fund will be set up in the framework of InnovFin – EU Finance for Innovators.
  • Commission and Bill Gates launch €100 million clean energy fund

    17/10/2018
    Today, the European Commission and Breakthrough Energy, led by Bill Gates, launched a new investment fund – Breakthrough Energy Europe – to help innovative European companies develop and bring radically new clean energy technologies to the market.
    Commission and Bill Gates launch €100 million clean energy fund
  • FET-Open innovators joined the EIC Innovators' Summit 2018 for the very first time

    15/10/2018
    As part of the European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot, the FET Open & FET Innovation Launchpad SMEs & researchers enjoyed the opportunity to network and build knowledge with over 700 innovators, investors and influencers at the EIC Innovators’ Summit 2018 that was held last 10 and 11 September in Berlin.
    EIC Summit session
  • Six cities reach the final stage of the 2018 European Capital of Innovation contest

    15/10/2018
    Six cities championing outstanding innovation strategies to improve the lives of citizens and business entered the final stage of this year's European Capital of Innovation contest funded under Horizon 2020, the EU research and innovation programme.Aarhus (Denmark), Athens (Greece), Hamburg (Germany), Leuven (Belgium), Toulouse (France), Umeå (Sweden) are now running for the 2018 title.
  • Monitoring the Evolution and Benefits of Responsible Research and Innovation (MoRRI)

    11/10/2018
    Monitoring the Evolution and Benefits of Responsible Research and Innovation (MoRRI) was a project tasked with implementing a monitoring system for responsible research and innovation (RRI). This executive summary of the project, in English and French, provides a rapid-glance overview of the main messages emanating from this cutting-edge project.
    Monitoring the Evolution and Benefits of Responsible Research and Innovation (MoRRI)
  • Register for the 'Accelerating R&I Excellence in High Potential Countries and Regions in Europe' workshop

    11/10/2018
    DG RTD with DG REGIO wish to gain insights into national experiences, with the aim to accelerate research and innovation performance throughout the EU.

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