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EUREKA to play a more active role in biomarine sector

date of publication > 27-November-2014

The community of European funding agencies active in the field of innovation assembled in the EUREKA Network is considering the creation of a strategic initiative in Biomarine technologies. These technologies have a ...

European Commission launches call for twinning as part of Horizon 2020

date of publication > 25-November-2014

The European Commission has launched a call for ‘twinning’ between European universities, public research organisations or private non-profit research organisations. The objective is to ...

Italian EU Presidency issues document outlining responsible research and innovation

date of publication > 25-November-2014

From 19 to 21 November, a large conference was held in Rome to discuss the relation between research and society in the frame of the Italian EU Presidency. The result of this debate is ‘the Rome ...

Helping firms grow, the European competitiveness report 2014

date of publication > 25-November-2014

The 2014 edition of the European competitiveness report, released by the European Commission’s Directorate General for Enterprise and Industry, focuses on the drivers of firms' growth.   The role of access ...

Interview with Eurostars-2 Independent Evaluation Panel Chairman: How to prepare a good funding application

date of publication > 20-November-2014

Dr. Akmandor started off as an evaluator of energy-related project applications in the previous phase of the programme, under Framework Programme 7. Today his responsibilities have been considerably extended as he is now the Chairman of the ...

An interview with Mads Bonde leader of top-ranked Eurostars-2 project EMOTIONLAB

date of publication > 20-November-2014

We talked to young Dane Mads Bonde while on his tour of US university campuses, showcasing the technology developed by Labster, the company he founded is a long awaited breakthrough in the way we learn in an era where video-games have ...

European project establishing new standards for Internet-based health services wins EUREKA Innovation Award 2014

date of publication > 20-November-2014

The CELTIC HIPERMED research project, a European endeavour in health and telecommunication technologies, received on 19 November the prestigious EUREKA Innovation Award 2014 during the EUREKA Innovation Event in ...

Memorandum of Understanding signed between Celtic-Plus and Prompt

date of publication > 20-November-2014

On 18 November, Celtic-Plus, the EUREKA Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) cluster and industry-driven European research initiative, and ...

In Europe and worldwide, EUREKA individual projects remain key instrument for research cooperation

date of publication > 20-November-2014

Forty-two transnational research projects, totalling an investment in R&D of €44 million were endorsed during the latest meeting of the ...

Six EUREKA countries launch joint call for research projects in manufacturing technologies

date of publication > 12-November-2014

Countries part of the network formed by the EUREKA Umbrella PRO-FACTORY-PLUS: Hungary, Finland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Turkey, are jointly launching a call for research projects in the field of manufacturing ...