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The project PICASSO “ICT Policy, Research and Innovation for a Smart Society: towards new avenues in EU-US ICT collaboration“, funded under the European Union Horizon 2020 programme, brings together EU and US prominent specialists with the aim of reinforcing EU-US ICT collaboration in pre-competitive research in key enabling technologies related to societal challenges of common interest – 5G Networks, Big Data, Internet of Things and Cyber Physical Systems – and to support the EU-US ICT policy dialogue.

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US Delegation to the EU participates in EU-US Cluster Round table for Knowledge Exchange

On the 6th of November a delegation of US cluster organizations participated in an EU-US cluster collaboration knowledge-sharing round table held at BLOXHUB in Copenhagen, Denmark. The roundtable focused…

BILAT USA 4.0 organizing a high-level mission to the EU

From the 6th to the 9th of November 2018, BILAT USA 4.0 will lead a delegation of American business associations, research and innovation networks, and cluster organizations to the…

You can access the recordings of our H2020 webinar week!

During 25 - 29 June 2018 we hosted a series of webinars for the American research and innovation community as well as their partners in Europe. The webinar week…

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International Horizon projects criticised for ‘convoluted bureaucracy’

James Meegan, science fellow at the US Mission to the European Union and director of global research at the NIH, speaking at the Open! conference about the challanges to EU-US…

Striking Impact of ERC Projects:79% breakthroughs or major advances

A new independent study on the output of frontier research funded by the ERC shows that 79% of projects were of major impact: 19% led to a breakthrough and…

Recordings of the "General Data Privacy Regulations (GDPR): What does It Mean for Researchers? " Webinar is available!

Recordings of the Webinar titled " General Data Privacy Regulations (GDPR): What does It Mean for Researchers?" is available in the following link:

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BILAT USA 4.0 Citizen Science Workshop 2018

Organisers: Dietmar Lampert (ZSI - Centre for Social Innovation, Vienna, Austria), Anne Bowser (Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington D.C., USA)