ERC related events on the European R&I days

The following sessions at the European Research and Innovation Days will have a focus on the European Research Council:

Update information and link to registration of 14th COU thematic group event and SRE 2019

14th Community Of Users thematic group event - Brussels - 16 till 20 September:

Security Research Event (SRE) 2019 - Helsinki - 6 and 7 November :


ERC - Results Proof of Concept 2019 call 2nd cut-off

The results of the 2019 Proof of Concept call (2nd cut-off 25 April 2019) were published. In total 62 ERC grant holders received a Proof of Concept grant including two researchers based at Flemish host institutions:

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HealthCapital – the cluster of the German capital region – will be organising a project factory regarding the topic

Horizon Europe online consultation

In the proposal of Horizon Europe, under Pillar II – “Global Challenges and Industrial Competiveness”, the Health cluster and its six intervention areas are described at an aggregated level (i.e. with no disease specifications, nor earmarked resources).

Call for Entries: ILUCIDARE Special Prizes of the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards

Europa Nostra, the leading heritage network in Europe, and the European Commission have recently launched the Call for Entries to the

Update overview call topics Work Programmes 2019-2020

There is  a new version available of our excel overview including the call topics of the recently updated


New template available for SME Instrument call under the EIC accelerator

A new template for the EIC Enhanced Accelerator Pilot – SME instrument (former SME instrument call phase 2)  was made available on 6 June and has to be used for the next cut-offs (9 October 2019, 8 January 2020, 18 March 2020, 19 May 2020, 7 October 2020).

AI and European funding possibilities (call topics for 2020)

Before going into detail on the 2020 call topics, first a quick recap on the EU strategy. Europe wants industry to keep growing around AI, and if possible to be a worldwide leader in AI that is for good and for all.