Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) publish the "Global Innovation Index 2018"
The Head of Unit for Clusters, Social Economy and Entrepreneurship at the EC has pointed out that traditional industries and social economy enterprises are creating value together. This is clear trend of future for Europe
The European Commission has published the results of the third SME Instrument call for phase 2 of 2018 revealing an approved European average of 3.8% of the projects presented. At ZABALA, this figure stands at 18.2%.
The revised Work Programme includes new calls for Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) activities in High Performance Computing and future battery technologies.
The updated Work Programme for Horizon 2020 covering both H2020 Energy and Transport funding opportunities in 2018 - 2020, was published recently.
Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Telecom: €12.4 million to support eHealth, eProcurement, the European e-Justice Portal and Online Dispute Resolution
The European Commission has just launched the CEF Telecom 2018–4 call, making €12.4 million available to stimulate and sustain the deployment of European Digital Service Infrastructures (DSIs). This call is the fourth under the 2018 CEF Telecom Work Programme. In 2018, CEF Telecom will provide up to a total of €84.4 million in funding through grants for DSIs.
This new innovative project will provide systemic circular business solutions applicable in different sectors supporting the energy transition.
Call for more rigorous detail in the proposal looks likely to frustrate the Commission’s push for accelerated approval of the €94B research programme
A total of 65 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) form 16 countries have been selected for funding under the latest round of the SME Instrument. The companies will receive a total amount of €113 million to share between their projects to get their innovations faster on the market.
The EU Member States agreed yesterday on a Commission proposal to invest €48.4 million in several key European energy infrastructure projects using funds coming from CEF Energy (CEF Energy call 2018-1).