What are Technology Readiness Levels (TRLs) and to which Horizon 2020 call topics are they applicable?
Published on: 02-05-2016 10:09 AM
FAQ ID: 2890
Technology Readiness Levels (TRLs) are indicators of the maturity level of particular technologies. This measurement system provides a common understanding of technology status and addresses the entire innovation chain. There are nine technology readiness levels; TRL 1 being the lowest and TRL 9 the highest.
The use of TRLs in the Horizon 2020 Work Programmes and calls for proposals is indicated for each topic in the topic description.
Please refer to Annex G of the General Annexes to the Work Programme 2016/17 for a full description of TRLs