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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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“Transatlantic Research Cooperation to Treasure and Protect the Atlantic Ocean” - Special Newsletter Edition!

During the Capitol Hill Ocean Week in Washington DC, on June 6 th, 2018, a celebratory event entitled “Transatlantic Research Cooperation to Treasure and Protect the Atlantic Ocean”…


A global perspective has become an essential part of research, innovation and education. National boundaries are of shrinking relevance for doing 21st century research, as global problems will require…

BILAT Newsletter #5 is out!

Having passed the first quarter of the year, we are happy to announce that our 5th issue is out!

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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:

Participate in the Online Survey on Cybersecurity and Privacy!

The Project AEGIS, aiming to support EU-US Dialogue for research and innovation in the area of Cybersecurity and Privacy, invites all relevant individuals (researchers and experts) to take part in…

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USA cluster mission to the EU

Want to be part of a high-level delegation of US business associations to the EU? Want to meet EU peers, clusters, and relevant organisations in multiple European cities? This…

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INDTECH Conference 2018

The European conference “INDustrial TECHnologies 2018 - Innovative industries for smart growth” (INDTECH2018) will take place in Vienna from 30 to 31 October 2018 as an associated event of the…