On April 12, 2018, the event “Innovation in the bioeconomy: overcoming barriers for sustainable bio-based products and biofuels” organised by Greenovate!Europe will take place at the Hotel Marriott Renaissance, in Brussels.
The Active and Assistive Living (AAL) Association has opened its 2018 Call for proposals: 'Smart Solutions for Ageing Well'. The new challenge-led call has room for more flexible, smaller innovation projects. You can watch the recordings of the AAL info day for more information.
The EU-funded inDemand project based in Murcia (Spain), Oulu (Finland) and Paris (France) has launched several calls for European eHealth SMEs. The challenge is to solve health issues identified by healthcare professionals. The resulting digital solutions are expected to have a high success rate.
The European Commission has launched the fifth of six European Innovation Council (EIC) Horizon Prizes, on Innovative batteries for eVehicles, worth €10 million. The EIC Horizon Prizes are part of the first phase of the European Innovation Council under Horizon 2020, the EU's Research and Innovation Framework Programme.
Professor Mariana Mazzucato presents her vision, entitled "Mission-Oriented Research & Innovation in the European Union - A problem-solving approach to fuel innovation-led growth", to Carlos Moedas, Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation. Her report is the latest in a series of inputs the Commission will consider in shaping the post-Horizon 2020 EU research and innovation framework programme.