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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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Very successful high-level mission to the U.S. and cluster matchmaking event organized by BILATUSA4.0

From the 15th to the 19th of May 2017, a delegation visit of 19 European cluster organisations from 10 EU countries to the United States (U.S.) was organised by BILAT…

General News

Summary Report: IGLO Global Research Area in Action

The Global Research Area in Action event was organised by the Informal Group of RTD Liaison Offices (IGLO) in Brussels as a follow-up from a previous event, held on 17…

US Department of Energy's Better Buildings Initiative

US Department of Energy's Better Buildings Initiative aims to make commercial, public, industrial, and residential buildings 20% more energy efficient over the next decade.

Simplification Package for H2020 calls

The European Commission has presented a package with additional measures to simplify the rules and procedures for the…

Upcoming Events

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Innovation Growth Lab Global Conference 2017

Nesta, in collaboration with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, the World Bank Group, the Cotec Foundation, the “La Caixa” Banking Foundation and the Inter-American Development Bank organizes IGL2017 Conference on…

New world order: Science, technology & trade

The world is changing fast. Will technology trade barriers rise? Will relations among Europe, the US, China, Russia and other powers be upended? Will research priorities change – for climate,…

International Conference on Graphene and Semiconductors | 24-26 July 2017, Chicago, USA

The International Conference on Graphene and Semiconductors is to be held at Chicago, USA during July 17-19, 2017 Organized by Conference series LLC.