The REZBUILD Project organized an informational workshop in Oslo on the refurbishment methodology soon to be validated in a demo building located in Bertramjordet housing cooperative. The event is framed within the participative processes carried out in the project which involve local communities, researchers, the private sector and citizens.
The LIFE programme has launched its 2018 call for project proposals. This year, close to €400 million in nature conservation will be invested in environmental protection and climate action. A streamlined application process will be introduced to make it easier for you to request LIFE funds.
Get ready for the next deadline for submission of RIA proposals under the Horizon 2020 Future and Emerging Technologies (FET-Open) programme: an information package with guidelines on proposal preparation, submission procedures and specific criteria for evaluation.
The French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) “strongly supports” €160 billion budget to “put an end to ridiculously low acceptance rates” for certain calls for proposals, according to a paper in which it put forward recommendations for the EU’s next research framework programme, FP9
The European Commission and the European Investment Fund (EIF) have launched a Pan-European Venture Capital Funds-of-Funds programme (VentureEU) to boost investment in innovative start-up and scale-up companies across Europe.
The new EC research chief wants to move away from “segmentation across organograms or departments” and link science and technology initiatives to other policies and departments across the Commission and the European Union.
A high-profile event at the European Parliament on the Future and Emerging Technologies programme highlighted its great impact on society and economy in the past 30 years and why the programme should be upheld in the years to follow.