This brochure shows an assessment of Horizon 2020 management and distribution throughout 2014-2015, with information including number of proposals and accepted applications, time-to-grant, key Horizon 2020 performance indicators, and more.
Horizon 2020 is the EU’s biggest ever programme for research and innovation, and it has got off to an excellent start. This brochure presents information on the first
100 calls for proposals that closed by 1 December 2014.
Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU research and innovation
programme ever. Almost €80 billion of funding is available
over seven years (2014 to 2020) – in addition to the private
and national public investment that this money will attract.
This publication presents the full set of Key Performance
and Cross-Cutting Issues Indicators for Horizon 2020,
including those for the European Institute of Technology and
Launched in October 2013,the EU funded Graphene Flagship has now been sailing for a little over a year. Much has been achieved in this short time, yet we are only a tenth of the way on a voyage that we hope will take graphene and related materials from academic laboratories into society. The following pages highlight some of the flagship’s science and technology achievements to date.
For three decades, the EU Framework Programmes have been funding breakthroughs across Europe. RTD’s Horizon Magazine
looks at the people and events that have helped shape European research policy, taking you behind the scenes during the pivotal moments from the last 30 years of research funding. These articles have been brought together into a special Horizon supplement to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Framework Programmes.
The Science and Technology Options Assessment (STOA) unit of the European Parliament published an analysis entitled "Ten technologies which could change our lives: Potential impacts and policy implications", covering topics such as Graphene and Massive Online Courses.
The "STAC report" was presented to President Barroso in October 2014 at "The future of Europe is science" Conference in Portugal.
This foresight report outlines some key opportunities for Europe that could be provided by science and technology, looking ahead to the year 2030.
FET2020 Conference Conclusions
A number of items have been the topic of interactive discussions in a cycle of three conferences to shape tomorrow’s FET research of Europe innovation, outreach and strengthening participation.
This report is written & published by an EU funded project.