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09-09-2014
A hackathon is an event where people get together and develop awesome projects in a short timespan. In the case of this hackathon, it will take place over a 30-hour timespan. The theme of the 4th edition of the EUhackathon is ‘Increasing EU Democratic Participation’: how to get EU citizens more involved into the EU policy-making process, hence democratizing the process, and how to better analyse the contributions to such processes, hence increasing transparency. Phase 1: Procedure to respond...

04-09-2014
Τον Οκτώβριο 2014 ξεκινά το ΝΕΟ εξ αποστάσεως επιμορφωτικό πρόγραμμα "Νεοελληνική Λογοτεχνία και Ψηφιακές Τεχνολογίες" που υλοποιεί το Κέντρο Δια Βίου Μάθησης του Πανεπιστημίου Ιωαννίνων (πρώην Κ.Ε.Κ.) σε συνεργασία με το Εργαστήριο Νέας Ελληνικής Φιλολογίας του Τμήματος Φιλολογίας του Πανεπιστημίου. Περισσότερες πληροφορίες θα βρείτε στο συνημμένο αρχείο, στην ιστοσελίδα (www.digilit-edu.net) ή στη Γραμματεία του Προγράμματος (τηλ. 26510-09141, 26510-09131, Αυτή η διεύθυνση ηλεκτρονικού ταχυδρομείου προστατεύεται από τους αυτοματισμούς αποστολέων ανεπιθύμητων μηνυμάτων. Χρειάζεται να ενεργοποιήσετε τη JavaScript για να μπορέσετε να τη δείτε.)....

03-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: SPREADING EXCELLENCE AND WIDENING PARTICIPATION CALL FOR TWINNING Call ID: H2020-TWINN-2015 Deadlines: 7/5/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/topics/6064-h2020-twinn-2015.html SCIENCE WITH AND FOR SOCIETY CALL FOR INTEGRATING SOCIETY IN SCIENCE AND INNOVATION Call ID: H2020-ISSI-2015-1 Deadlines: 16/9/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/e...

03-09-2014
EUROPE IN A CHANGING WORLD EUROPE AS A GLOBAL ACTOR Call ID: H2020-INT-INCO-2015           Deadlines: 12/5/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-int-inco-2015.html EUROPE AS A GLOBAL ACTOR Call ID: H2020-INT-SOCIETY-2015 Deadlines: 28/5/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-i...

03-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: CLIMATE ACTION, ENVIRONMENT, RESOURCE EFFICIENCY, RAW MATERIALS WASTE: A RESOURCE TO RECYCLE, REUSE AND RECOVER RAW MATERIALS Call ID: H2020-WASTE-2015-one-stage Deadlines: 21/4/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-waste-2015-one-stage.html WASTE: A RESOURCE TO RECYCLE, REUSE AND RECOVER RAW MATERIALS Call ID: H2020-WASTE-2015-two-stage Deadlines: 1st stage: 21/4/2015, 2nd st...

03-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: FROM DEMONSTRATION TO MARKET UPTAKE FAST TRACK TO INNOVATION PILOT Call ID: H2020-FTIPilot-2015-1 Cut Off Dates: 29/4/2015, 1/9/2015, 1/12/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-ftipilot-2015-1.html...

03-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: HEALTH PERSONALISING HEALTH AND CARE Call ID:H2020-PHC-2015-single-stage_RTD Deadlines:24/2/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-phc-2015-single-stage_rtd.html PERSONALISING HEALTH AND CARE Call ID:H2020-PHC-2015-single-stage Deadlines:21/4/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-phc-2015-single-stag...

03-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: ICT ICT 2015 - INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES Call ID:H2020-ICT-2015 Deadlines:14/4/2014 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-ict-2015.html EU-BRAZIL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COOPERATION IN ADVANCED CYBER INFRASTRUCTURE Call ID:H2020-EUB-2015 Deadlines:21/4/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h...

02-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: SPACE EARTH OBSERVATION-2015-LEIT SPACE           Call ID: H2020-EO-2015 Deadlines: 8/4/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-eo-2015.html H2020-LEIT-SPACE-COMPETITIVENESS OF THE EUROPEAN SPACE SECTOR-2015 Call ID: H2020-COMPET-2015 Deadlines: 8/4/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/deskto...

02-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: SECURE, CLEAN AND EFFICIENT ENERGY ENERGY EFFICIENCY RESEARCH & INNOVATION Call ID: H2020-EE-2015-2-RIA Deadlines: 4/6/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-ee-2015-2-ria.html ENERGY EFFICIENCY - MARKET UPTAKE PDA       Call ID: H2020-EE-2015-4-PDA           4/6/2015 Deadlines: 4/6/2015 More Infor...

02-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: SMART GREEN AND INTEGRATED TRANSPORT GREEN VEHICLES 2014 Call ID: H2020-GV-2015 Deadlines: 15/10/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-gv-2015.html MOBILITY FOR GROWTH 2014-2015 Call ID: H2020-MG-2014_TwoStages Deadlines: 1st Stage 23/4/2015, 2nd stage 15/10/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-mg-...

02-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: PREPARATION FOR THE CREATION OF NEW SMEs WHICH EXPLOIT SCIENTIFIC OR OTHER TYPES OF INNOVATION HORIZON 2020 DEDICATED SME INSTRUMENT - PHASE 1 2014 Call ID: H2020-SMEINST-1-2014 Cut-off dates: 24/09/2014, 17/12/2014 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-smeinst-1-2014.html HORIZON 2020 DEDICATED SME INSTRUMENT - PHASE 2 2014 Call ID: H2020-SMEINST-2-2014 Cut-off dates: 24/09/2014,...

02-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: NANOTECHNOLOGIES, ADVANCED MATERIALS, BIOTECHNOLOGY AND ADVANCED MANUFACTURING AND PROCESSING BIOTECHNOLOGY Call ID: H2020-LEIT-BIO-2015-1 Deadlines: First Stage: 26/3/2015, Second Stage: 8/9/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-leit-bio-2015-1.html CALL FOR FACTORIES OF THE FUTURE Call ID: H2020-FoF-2015 Deadlines: 4/2/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/p...

02-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURES E-INFRASTRUCTURES Call ID: H2020-EINFRA-2015-1 Deadlines: 14/1/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-einfra-2015-1.html SUPPORT TO INNOVATION, HUMAN RESOURCES, POLICY AND INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION Call ID: H2020-INFRASUPP-2015-1 Deadlines: 14/1/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/cal...

02-09-2014
FOOD SECURITY, SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY, MARINE AND MARITIME AND INLAND WATER RESEARCH AND THE BIOECONOMY SUSTAINABLE FOOD SECURITY Call ID: H2020-SFS-2015-2     Deadlines: First Stage: 3/2/2015, Second Stage: 11/6/2015 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/calls/h2020-sfs-2015-2.html SUSTAINABLE FOOD SECURITY Call ID: H2020-SFS-2014-1     Deadlines: 11/6/2015 Mor...

01-09-2014
RELATED OBJECTIVE/FIELD: ERC - EUROPEAN RESEARCH COUNCIL FUNDING FOR BASIC AND WELL BEYOND STATE-OF-ART RESEARCH ACTIVITIES FOR RESEARCHERS IN DIFFERENT STAGES (EARLY, ADVANCED) CALL FOR PROPOSALS TO IDENTIFY AND IMPLEMENT NOVEL WAYS TO HIGHLIGHT THE WORK FUNDED BY THE ERC AND REACH OUT A WIDER PUBLIC - COORDINATION AND SUPPORT ACTION Call ID: ERC-2014-SUPPORT-1 Deadlines: 16/12/2014 More Information: http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/call...

28-08-2014
Η Ευρωπαϊκή Επιτροπή, σε συνεργασία με την Deloitte, το Ευρωπαϊκό Φόρουμ Νέων με Καινοτόμες Ιδέες και το Ινστιτούτο HUB διοργανώνει τον διαγωνισμό Europioneers 2014. Σκοπός του διαγωνισμού είναι να επιβραβευτούν οι κορυφαίοι Ευρωπαίοι Επιχειρηματίες της χρονιάς, οι οποίοι δραστηριοποιούνται διαδικτυακά (WebEntrepreneurs). Ο Διαγωνισμός πραγματοποιείται στο πλαίσιο του StartUpEurope. Στόχοι του διαγωνισμού είναι ο εντοπισμός και η αναγνώριση επιτυχημένων ευρωπαϊκών διαδικτυακών πρωτοβουλιών και...

28-08-2014
Successful R&I in Europe: 6th European Networking Event How to participate in the Call for Presentations The Call for Presentations intends to facilitate the communication between the participants. Speakers profit twice: They gain the chance to present their individual research topics and results in the auditorium of the specific workshop. During the network breaks there are special booths for further discussions between presenter and recipient Please note that we offer free part...

26-08-2014
Οι ανανεώσιμες πηγές ενέργειας, οι υδάτινοι πόροι,  η ανεπάρκεια και η διαχείρισή τους αποτελούν σημαντική πρόκληση για την περιοχή της Μεσογείου. Σε Ευρωπαϊκό και διακρατικό επίπεδο  απαιτείται σχεδιασμός και συντονισμός των κοινών προσπαθειών και πολιτικών των ενδιαφερομένων χωρών για την αντιμετώπισή τους, με την προαγωγή και αξιοποίηση  της έρευνας και  καινοτομίας. Στο πλαίσιο του ERANETΜΕD θα ανακοινωθεί, τη 1η Νοεμβρίου 2014, Κοινή Προκήρυξη για τη συγχρηματοδότηση ερ...

26-08-2014
The priorities of the Culture Sub-programme are to reinforce the cultural and creative sectors' capacity to operate transnationally and internationally and to promote transnational circulation and mobility. In order to implement the priorities set out in the Regulation, the Culture Sub-programme, shall provide support in particular for: (a) transnational cooperation projects bringing together cultural and creative organisations from different countries to undertake sectoral or cross-sectoral ac...

26-08-2014
IMI is holding an Open Info Day on its new IMI 2-Call 1 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Brussels, Belgium on Tuesday 30 September 2014. Registration is now open. To sign up, please complete and submit the form found in the link below Complete your registration to select your preferences for workshops, arranging specific networking meetings with other participants during the event and making a '90-second elevator pitch' during your selected workshop to attract potential partners. Registration is f...

26-08-2014
Health-2-Market is a 3-year long project funded by the Seventh Framework Programme of the European Commission. It aims at providing Health researchers with the necessary knowledge and skills for more viable IPR management as well as market exploitation of their results through setting up of new business ventures in health/life science sectors or in a more broad sense through their more active involvement in interdisciplinary cooperation actions. The Health-2-Market project has announced that re...

31-07-2014
This workshop aims at clustering a relatively small subset of the European FET community, particularly active on Brain inspired ICT, Neurotechnologies, novel materials, and computational approaches. It is a unique opportunity to learn about ongoing research and to critically contribute in designing next steps in FETs, successfully facing the many challenges that await. The cluster of EC-funded projects who organize the event (see the workshop flyer for the list), is characterized by common effo...

30-07-2014
This call for proposals is established under the Commission Decision n° C (2014) 2761 dated 30/04/2014. Finland and Sweden have been traditionally strong in deploying FTTH, which may be a good solution to enable future eHealth and well-being services, in terms of speed, security, reliability and bandwidth capacity. In these countries, distances are long and the majority of the population lives in rural areas, hence the demand to introduce eHealth solutions is greater. Based on the experiences...

30-07-2014
About ReAAL Whether health, safety, comfort, social integration or support of mobility – assistance might be needed in any possible aspect of daily life. From an investment point of view, the AAL market should allow individuals in danger of losing independence to pick the set of applications and services of Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) over time in conjunction with actual needs, as they arise. Open platforms are supposed to be the enabler for such gradual system evolution and support products...

28-07-2014
Αγαπητοί συνεργάτες, Η αξιολόγηση των προτάσεων που υποβλήθηκαν πριν την πρώτη καταληκτική ημερομηνία για τη Φάση 1 (18 Ιουνίου) του SME Instrument έχει ολοκληρωθεί. Τα πρώτα συμπεράσματα φανερώνουν ότι το εργαλείο χρηματοδότησης συγκέντρωσε υψηλό ενδιαφέρον από την πλευρά των επιχειρήσεων, χωρίς όμως να συνοδεύεται από προτάσεις υψηλής εμπορικής προστιθέμενης αξίας σε διεθνές επίπεδο. Βάσει των επίσημων στατιστικών στοιχείων: 155 προτάσεις από 21 χώρες έχουν προ-επιλεγεί για χρηματοδότηση....

28-07-2014
ERC News The ERC Work Programme 2015 is now published (23 July 2014) Note for instance the "ERC Coordination and Support Action" - 'Call for proposals to identify and implement novel ways to highlight the work funded by the ERC and reach out to a wider public' (to be open on 16 September 2014) ERC grants hold promises for sociologists (11 July 2014)  ERC stories Capital, compensation and the role of the family (11 July 2014) Smarter, faster, stronger drug therapies  (...

28-07-2014
Αναφορικά με την 12η εβδομάδα των Περιφερειών και των Πόλεων (OPEN DAYS) 2012, σας γνωρίζουμε ότι οι εγγραφές για τη συμμετοχή των ενδιαφερόμενων φορέων στη εν λόγω εκδήλωση ξεκινούν από 8 Ιουλίου τ.ε. και θα ολοκληρωθούν στις 22 Σεπτεμβρίου τ.ε. Περισσότερες πληροφορίες μπορέιτε να δείτε στη σχετική ιστοσελίδα....

25-07-2014
ΝΕΟ ΠΡΟΓΡΑΜΜΑ ΠΟΛΥΜΕΡΟΥΣ ΕΔΑΦΙΚΗΣ-ΔΙΑΚΡΑΤΙΚΗΣ ΣΥΝΕΡΓΑΣΙΑΣ: ΒΑΛΚΑΝΙΑ- ΜΕΣΟΓΕΙΟΣ 2014-2020 Η ελληνική Διαχειριστική Αρχή έχει επιλεγεί ως Διαχειριστική Αρχή του νέου προγράμματος. Το νέο Πρόγραμμα υπολογίζεται με προϋπολογισμό 60.000.000 €. Οι χώρες που συμμετέχουν είναι: Αλβανία, Βουλγαρία, Ελλάδα, Κύπρος, ΠΓΔΜ Το νέο πρόγραμμα θα προωθεί την οικονομική, κοινωνική, περιβαλλοντική και οργανωτική συνοχή και ανάπτυξη στην ευρύτερη περιοχή βελτιώνοντας την κοινωνικο-οικονομική ανταγωνιστικότητα...

25-07-2014
NFRP-16-2015: Supporting the licensing of Western nuclear fuel for reactors of VVER design operating in the EU Specific Challenge: Attempts were made to diversify the nuclear fuel supply for Russian pressurized water reactors (VVER). Although successful at some nuclear power plants operated in the EU it was abandoned for different reasons. As many as 16 VVERs are operating in the EU (essentially in the new Member States) and another 15 in Ukraine where feedback is also available on the potentia...

25-07-2014
Η Chrysalis LEAP, με τη χορηγία και συνεργασία της ΕΥ Cyprus, ανακοινώνει την έναρξη του CleanLaunchpad, του μεγαλύτερου ευρωπαϊκού διαγωνισμού ιδεών στον τομέα της πράσινης τεχνολογίας (cleantech), στην Ελλάδα και στην Κύπρο. Ο πανευρωπαϊκός διαγωνισμός διοργανώνεται από το Climate-KIC, την κύρια πρωτοβουλία της Ευρωπαϊκής Ένωσης για την κλιματική καινοτομία. Οι χώρες που συμμετέχουν είναι η Ουγγαρία, η Γερμανία, η Ισπανία, το Ηνωμένο Βασίλειο, η Σουηδία, η Ιταλία, η Πολωνία, η Κύπρος, η Ελλάδα...

25-07-2014
Τον νέο ετήσιο θεσμό Αριστεία Καινοτομίας και Επιχειρηματικότητας θεσμοθετούν και συνδιοργανώνουν το Εθνικό Ίδρυμα Ερευνών (ΕΙΕ), η Γενική Γραμματεία Έρευνας και Τεχνολογίας (ΓΓΕΤ) και η Γενική Γραμματεία Νέας Γενιάς (ΓΓΝΓ). Οι ενδιαφερόμενοι μπορούν να καταθέτουν τις υποψηφιότητές τους από τις 21 Ιουλίου μέχρι και τις 15 Οκτωβρίου 2014. Η πρωτοβουλία αυτή σκοπεύει να αποτελέσει σημαντικό κίνητρο ενθάρρυνσης και έμπνευσης για νέους επίδοξους ερευνητές & επιχειρηματίες, οι οποίοι δεν διαθέτ...

16-07-2014
The "Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique – FNRS" (F.R.S.-FNRS) will grant, in 2015, the triennial and international "GAGNA A. & Ch. VAN HECK Prize", amounting to 75.000 €, to a scientist or a medical doctor, in recognition of a research work which has contributed to the treatment of a disease currently incurable, or which has raised hopes for curing the disease. Candidates to the Prize should not have received an equivalent or superior Prize intended to promote the submitted work previously...

14-07-2014
Ευκαιρίες δικτύωσης και συμμετοχής στο πρόγραμμα Ορίζοντας 2020 της Ευρωπαϊκής Ένωσης, προσφέρονται στις επιχειρήσεις και οργανισμούς που θα συμμετέχουν στην εκδήλωση διμερών συναντήσεων στο πλαίσιο του συνεδρίου «Successful R&I in Europe 2014 - 6th European Networking Event».Η εκδήλωση που πραγματοποιείται  για έκτη συνεχόμενη χρονιά, λαμβάνει χώρα  στο Ντύσσελντορφ στις 30 και 31 Οκτωβρίου 2014 και διοργανώνεται από τον οργανισμό Zenit Gmbh, το Υπουργείο για την Καινοτομία, Επιστ...

11-07-2014
Ο Ευρωπαϊκός Οργανισμός Διαστήματος (Ε.Ο.Δ./ESA) εξέδωσε την 1η Ιουλίου 2014 την ετήσια ανακοίνωση Πρόσκλησης Ενδιαφέροντος (ΑΟ) προς την Ευρωπαϊκή επιστημονική κοινότητα για την υποβολή προτάσεων στο Πρόγραμμα Συμμετεχόντων Επιστημόνων (ParticipatingScientists) της αποστολής Cassini-Huygens. Η Πρόσκληση αυτή ανακοινώνεται από κοινού από τον Ε.Ο.Δ., τον Αμερικανικό Οργανισμό Διαστήματος (NASA) και την Ιταλική Διαστημική Υπηρεσία (ASI). Ο αντικειμενικός σκοπός του Προγράμματος Συμμετεχόντων Επισ...

11-07-2014
The following topics under the call H2020-JTI-IMI2-2014-01 are open: IMI2-2014-01-01: Translational approaches to disease modifying therapy of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (T1DM) To address the complex tasks of the call adequately, the project is expected to build a pan-European clinical trial and translational research network including a clinical registry of eligible people with T1DM. Such network will include: Academic endocrine clinics and associated supporting departments Basic, translati...

11-07-2014
The Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking, set up by Regulation (EC) No. 521(2008) of the Council of 30 May 20087 has demonstrated the potential of hydrogen as an energy carrier, and of fuel cells as energy converters. The FCH 2 JU members are: the European Union, represented by the European Commission (EC) as a public representative; the 'New Energy World Industry Grouping Fuel Cell and Hydrogen for Sustainability – NEW-IG' (hereafter "the IG") which represents European companies; and the '...

11-07-2014
The Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) is a public-private partnership established between the European Commission and the Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) to implement a Joint Technology Initiative on Bio-based Industries. It aims to bring together all relevant stakeholders to establish innovative bio-based industries as a competitive sector in Europe, ranging from primary production, large industry, SMEs, clusters, trade associations, academia, RTOs to end-users. Three calls...

11-07-2014
ECSEL is a partnership between the private and the public sectors for advancing the state-of-the art in electronic components and systems. The ECSEL Joint Undertaking is established within the meaning of Article 187 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union for the implementation of the Joint Technology Initiative on 'Electronic Components and Systems for European Leadership' for a period up to 31 December 2024. Two calls for proposals are open: 1.ECSEL-2014-1 RESEARCH AND INNOVA...

07-07-2014
Αγαπητοί συνεργάτες, βρείτε παρακάτω χρήσιμες ανακοινώσεις και ενημέρωση για θέματα που σχετίζονται με τις Τεχνολογίες Πληροφορικής και Επικοινωνιών και τον Ορίζοντα 2020. 1. Νέα ενημερωτικά video της Ευρωπαϊκής Επιτροπής- Γενική παρουσίαση του Ορίζοντα 2020:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CimJI88c4fE&list=PLvpwIjZTs-LiDRHZLsjkpM-xVGzV7b2Zv&index=1 - Πως να υποβάλω πρόταση στον Ορίζοντα 2020:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mmN0NccQCD0&list=PLvpwIjZTs-LiDRHZ...

03-07-2014
Specific challenge: The specific challenge is to address networking gaps and deficiencies between the research institutions of the low performing Member States and regions and internationally-leading counterparts at EU level. Driven by the quest for excellence, research intensive institutions tend to collaborate increasingly in closed groups, producing a crowding-out effect for a large number of promising institutions. This is the challenge that a specific Twinning action will try to address. S...

01-07-2014
1. Γενικά Το πρόγραμμα COSME αποσκοπεί στην ενίσχυση της ανταγωνιστικότητας και της βιωσιμότητας των επιχειρήσεων της ΕΕ, στην ενθάρρυνση του επιχειρηματικού πνεύματος και στην προαγωγή της δημιουργίας και ανάπτυξης ΜΜΕ. Το εν λόγω πρόγραμμα απευθύνεται σε επιχειρηματίες που ενδιαφέρονται για χρηματοδότηση της εταιρείας τους, σε πολίτες που ενδιαφέρονται να ιδρύσουν ή να αναπτύξουν μια επιχείρηση, αλλά και σε κρατικές αρχές που διαμορφώνουν ή εφαρμόζουν σχετικές πολιτικές. Το πρόγραμμα αποτελεί...

01-07-2014
IMI will hold three webinars on topics of its 1st Call for proposals under IMI 2, as well as its new rules and procedures and intellectual property rights (IPR) in July 2014. All webinars on the Call topics will feature a presentation by the EFPIA topic coordinator, as well as time for questions and answers. The webinars will therefore represent an excellent opportunity to learn more about the topics, interact directly with the topic coordinators, and get in touch with potential project partner...

01-07-2014
CONNECT is an entrepreneurship programme financed by the European Commission and targeted at European new entrepreneurs starting up businesses with the potential to grow internationally. Selected entrepreneurs will embark on an exchange scheme in Brazil, where they will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from an experienced host entrepreneur. The stay will be partly financed by the European Commission. Applications are open until 15 July, with limited places available. Benefits fo...

01-07-2014
This personal award is intended to recognize outstanding scientific achievements in biomedical research for the benefit of human health and to encourage the laureate in the pursuit of his/her career. The Prize is open to scientists of all nationalities who have not received an equivalent Prize for their personal use. Exceptionally, the Prize may be shared between two persons who have collaborated over a long period. The laureate will be selected by an international Jury in February 2015. Theme...

01-07-2014
Following the pre-announcement of the call, the ERC call for Advanced Grants was announced this month. The European Research Council (ERC) grants support to individual researchers of any nationality and age who wish to pursue their frontier research. The ERC encourages in particular proposals at cross disciplinary boundaries, pioneering ideas that address new and emerging fields and applications that introduce unconventional, innovative approaches. ERC Advanced Grants are open to excellent e...

01-07-2014
The Trento FI-WARE/EIT ICT Lab Challenge is awarding a total of €50,000 to find the most innovative applications based on FI-WARE technologies. The challenge is open only to companies (start-ups and SMEs) and it is articulated in two phases. During the first phase (from June 16 to July 16) participants can submit their ideas, using the f6s online form. Then, all the submitted ideas will be evaluated by a independent committee. Finally, the best two ideas will access the second phase (September...

25-06-2014
    For LIFE, for the period 2014-2017, the co-financing rate is 60%, except in cases where a project focuses on concrete conservation actions for priority species or habitat, where co-financing can, under certain conditions, increase to 75%.   Proposals may be submitted by legal persons (entities) registered in the EU. Applicants may fall into three types of beneficiaries: (1) public bodies, (2) private commercial organisations and (3) private non-commercial organisations (in...

23-06-2014
The European Commission has launched a call for expressions of interest as "Commission appointees" to an expert group on cancer control. The experts the Commission is looking for are: Representatives of producers of products or service providers in the field of cancer; Representatives of patients’ organisations in the field of cancer; Representatives of European associations acting in the field of cancer prevention; Representatives of European professional associations or scientific soci...

23-06-2014
The Program European Economic Area Financial Mechanism (EEA FM) 2009-2014, Program Area “Renewable Energy”, total budget of 11,188,235 €, is funded by EEA-EFTA states (Iceland, Lichtenstein and Norway) by 85 % (9,510,000 €) and the Public Investment Program of Hellenic Republic by 15 % (1,678,235 €). The Program Area ”Renewable Energy” of the EEA FM for the period 2009-2014 for Greece, has as main target to increase the share of Renewable Energy Sources in energy generation and consumption while...