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With its bottom-up approach, EUREKA supports the development of rapidly marketable innovative products, processes and services that help improve the daily life of everyday people. The commercialisation of the innovative products, processes and services from hundreds of successfully completed projects have added billions of euro to national economies.

Here is a selection of our best innovative R&D projects.

ELECTRONICS, IT AND TELECOMS TECHNOLOGY
Fibre-optics are today’s industrial workhorse delivering fast, reliable and virtually uninterrupted communications which keep people and machines working...

Information Processing, Information System
What do smart cities and behavioural targeting have in common? Surely both consist in making the most of an increasingly connected world. But at first sight...

Software for tourism
Even just 30 years ago we travelled slowly, quarrelling with partners and friends as we navigated using unwieldy paper maps. We booked hotels and campsites and...

Optical Technology related to measurements
, Even a small spark of fire on an oil rig can turn into a deadly blaze if not promptly put out, as some of the worst industrial accidents have shown. No...

Heart and blood circulation illnesses
With heart disease and blocked coronary arteries among the major killers in the western world EUREKA project E! 3147 DRUG ELUTING STENT hopes to pave the way...

Measurement and Detection of Pollution
Throughout Europe the recovery of abandoned land known as 'brownfield sites' is becoming increasingly important. Former industrial or commercial properties...

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The world's oceans hold the key to our future electricity needs. And their potential for producing power has yet to be fully exploited in terms of sustainable...

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The explosion of broadcasting via TV, DVD and Broadband Internet has created a hunger for content that can only be satisfied by raiding the film archives...

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Police and customs around the world spend over $250 million a year on drug detection equipment. Despite efforts to develop new technologies, more than half of...

Raising the productivity and competitiveness of European businesses through technology. Boosting national economies on the international market, and strengthening the basis for sustainable prosperity and employment.