Newsletter January 2019


Newsletter January 2019

International R&D : Horizon Europe and the world

ZABALA is a proud partner of the upcoming annual Science|Business Framework conference and webcast on 5 February 2019. It will discuss the emerging opportunity landscape, and how this can best be harnessed across sectors and regions through breakthrough science, technologies and policy frameworks.

ZABALA to start three new projects supporting digital entrepreneurship across Europe

ZABALA will be part of three new initiatives supporting digital entrepreneurship in the coming years. They will offer a mix of funding and free support services in areas like data-driven innovation, next generation internet and blockchain; complementing the ongoing EDI (European Data Incubator) and IRSUS (Innovation Radar Support Services) projects.

Data Market Services: accelerating the European Data start-up ecosystem offering the best emerging companies free support

The best European SMEs and start-ups working with data will access to free support services with the Data Market Services new initiative. 2,000 potential candidates will be evaluated and 150 will be chosen through three cohorts between 2019 and 2021.

€114 million available under Horizon 2020 for next-generation batteries projects

The "Building a Low-Carbon, Climate Resilient Future: Next-Generation Batteries" call for proposals is open for applications as of now until 25 April 2019. It makes available €114 million in seven battery-related topics.

IMMERSE Kick-off: Integration mapping of refugee and migrant children

The Kick-off Meeting held in Madrid on 17th and 18th December 2018 bought together eleven project partners from seven countries to start work on a new integrated methodology to develop a set of recommendations on the integration of refugees and migrant children in Europe.

2019 CEF Transport call now open for applications

The 2019 CEF Transport call, which makes €100 million available to support new and ongoing transport projects and was launched on 5 December 2018, is now officially open for applications.

EU Energy players to release “Energy Stories” series to bring Europe’s energy transition developments to citizens

The European Technology and Innovation Platform Smart Networks for Energy Transition (ETIP SNET) is launching a series of short stories on successful energy transition technologies to inform citizens and facilitate their involvement in the European energy system of the future.