Representatives from the Governments of Canada and Israel were in Ottawa, Ontario on 24 July 2012 to deliver on their commitments made during the Canada-Israel Technology Innovation Summits held in 2010 and 2011. Proposals for research and development projects in priorities area such as water, renewable energy and brain-related research, can now be submitted by Canadian and Israeli companies.
This collaboration is a result from the meeting between Canada’s Prime Minister and the Prime Minister of Israel in May 2012. This will be the first Canadian initiative under EUREKA
. Proposals will be submitted through the EUREKA National Offices for Canada and Israel, which will provide guidance and approval for projects. Eligible projects will be funded by both countries.
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, for more information about the Canada-Israel program and open calls for proposals click here