ERCEA has published a Call for Expression of Interest in view of establishing a Reserve List of Seconded National Experts
The European Commission has published several draft Horizon 2020 work programmes with the updated 2020 calls.
The infodays organised by the Commission, mostly accompanied by a brokerage event, for the Workprogramme 2020 of the Societal Challenges are fixed.
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.
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
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:
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.
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".
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.