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The European Research Council Executive Agency (ERCEA) will establish a reserve list of SNEs

ERCEA has published a Call for Expression of Interest in view of establishing a Reserve List of Seconded National Experts

Work programme 2020 update – publication of draft WPs

The European Commission has published several draft Horizon 2020 work programmes with the updated 2020 calls.

Infodays Workprogramme 2020 of Societal Challenges

The infodays organised by the Commission, mostly accompanied by a brokerage event, for the Workprogramme 2020 of the Societal Challenges are fixed.

European Innovation Council pilot Roadshow

European Innovation Council pilot Roadshow

To get a better insight on the details of the European Innovation Council pilot (2018 – 2020) the European Commission in collaboration with the member states and Horizon 2020 associated countries organises an EIC Roadshow throughout Europe in the period April – July 2019. Some of these events were recorded and are publicly available online.

Changes in two topics: FETPROACT-EIC-05-2019 and FETPROACT-EIC-06-2019

The Commission is currently discussing changes to the 2019 Enhanced European Innovation Council (EIC) Work programme to allocate an extra € 45.4 million in total to energy and climate change research in the EIC Pathfinder Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) proactive topics FETPROACT-EIC-05-2019 and FETPROACT-EIC-06-2019, and postpone the cal

RELEASED: 5th issue of the NCP_Wide.NET Bulletin

The 5th issue of the NCP_Wide.Net project Bulletin with a foreword by Mr. Jean-Eric Paquet, Director General, DG Research and Innovation is now available.

In the current issue you will find:

Proposals submitted - Fast Track to Innovation (FTI)

A total number of 261 proposals were submitted in response to the second EIC-FTI cut-off (23/05/2019) – H2020-EIC-FTI-2018-2020.

Horizon WG - Call for Missions Boards members

Calls for applications are open.

More information and possibility to describe can be found here

Horizon 2020 - Climate news - Results of the Two Stage 2018 calls

The European Commission has selected 47 projects that will receive around €324 million under Horizon 2020's Societal Challenge "Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials".

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East European ministers to push EU for more bioeconomy support

At a meeting on 28 May in Brussels of the EU Council, ten east European research ministers are expected to add their signatures to a declaration already signed by their agriculture counterparts urging EU support for a cross-sector approach to R&D in food, farming, bioenergy and other fields.