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EU-US Energy Efficiency collaboration: Clean Energy Ministerial 7 in San Francisco, 1-2 June 2016

The United States hosted the seventh Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM7) in San Francisco, California, on June 1–2, 2016. Hosted by U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, the meeting included, among others, Maroš Šefčovič, the European Union’s Vice President for Energy Union; Carlos Moedas, the EU’s Commissioner for Research, Science, and Innovation.…

EU will grant open-access to all scientific papers by 2020

The Competitiveness Council - a gathering of ministers of science, innovation, trade, and industry from the EU member states - agreed on an ambitious new open-access (OA) target. All scientific papers should be freely available by 2020. The OA goal is part of a broader set of recommendations in support…

A Call on ERC Advanced Grants 2016 open - researchers of any nationality eligible to apply

The ERC has launched a Call for proposals on ERC Advanced Grants 2016. ERC Advanced Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they are already established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements. This action is open to researchers of…

EU-US Matchmaking event at Hannover Messe

The Hannover Messe 2016 with its focus on industry 2.0 and this year’s official Partner Country USA was the opportunity to put the EU-US Cooperation Arrangement on Clusters into practice. The ECCP decided to use this opportunity to facilitate cluster based industrial, trade and investment cooperation in a cross-sectoral matchmaking…

Mobile app for EU-US ICT collaboration – give your opinion

Mobile app for EU-US ICT collaboration – give your opinion.Clusters with members and activity in 5G, Big Data, CPS/IoT, or interest in the topics of smart cities, smart transport, smart energy… and EU-US R&D and policy collaboration can now give their opinion on a mobile app development: the PICASSO EU-project…

BILAT USA 4.0 Information Sharing Session on "US/NIH research funding opportunities for EU researchers / research managers”

BILAT USA 4.0 invited the European research and research managers community to participate in a half-day workshop on US/NIH Funding Opportunities and Grants Management to Bonn, Germany on 18 March 2016. The principal aim of this efficient workshop was to enable participants to learn about open and current funding opportunities…

Apply for Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships

A Call for Call for Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships has been launched on12 April 2016.

EU SMEs and international researchers matchmaking under H2020 SME Innovation Associate

The European Union is taking first steps to help European SMEs and start-ups fund recruitment of the best talent for research and innovation from around the world. The EU will fund the recruitment of post-doctoral research associates from other countries to explore an innovation business idea in the European SMEs…