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Commissioner Pierre Moscovici delivered keynote speech at Harvard University’s Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies

In his speech the Commissioner emphasized the importance of EU-U.S. partnership and how important and necessary this partnership is for facing the global challenges. He also shared his views after the presidential election in the U.S. as well as the recent political and economic challenges that Europe is facing.

U.S.-EU Cyber Cooperation

The United States and the European Union work in close coordination on cyber-related issues both bilaterally and in multilateral fora.

EU-U.S Nano Environmental Health and Safety Workshop

BILAT USA 4.0 in cooperation with the eNanoMapper project, organized the workshop titled “Enabling a sustainable harmonised knowledge infrastructure supporting nano environmental and health safety assessment” on 24th of October in Rheinfelden (Germany). The event served to support the ongoing US-EU dialogue in the area of Nano Environmental and Health…

JOINT PROGRAMMING INITIATIVES of EUROPE OPEN UP TO THE WORLD!

On 21 November 2016 the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) has organized a workshop titled “JPIs on the Global Stage: Opportunities for International Cooperation” in Brussels within the scope of two H2020 funded initiatives: BILAT USA4.0 and INCOBRA.

Progress Report on Internationalization Strategy and Multi-Annual Roadmaps

On 14 September 2012, the Commission adopted a Communication entitled "Enhancing and focusing EU international cooperation in research and innovation: a strategic approach". The Communication sets out a new strategy for international cooperation in research and innovation, in particular with a view to implementing Horizon 2020. The Implementation of…

Responsible Research and Innovation Webinar

TAFTIE Academy Webinar on "Responsible Research and Innovation" will take place on 29 November 2016 at 15.00 - 16.30. Participation is free of charge and open to all interested persons.

Newly signed EU-US arrangement offers new opportunities for STI cooperation

On 17 October 2016 the European Commission and the US Government signed an agreement which facilitates cooperation between US organisations and Horizon 2020 participants. The aim of the arrangement is to enable US researchers to cooperate with Horizon 2020 projects outside the framework of the grant agreement, and to increase…

The EC has recently updated the strategy for EU-US Cooperation

The EC has recently updated the roadmaps which indicate the priorities for international cooperation in research and innovation for major partner countries.

PICASSO Project on EU-US ICT collaboration - invitation to follow project activities via social media platforms

Having started in January 2016, the project PICASSO “ICT Policy, Research and Innovation for a Smart Society: towards new avenues in EU-US ICT collaboration“ is bringing 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…