Biomedica 2017 Networking Event

09–10-05-2017, 09:00–19:00 in Eindhoven

The Enterprise Europe Network organizes a matchmaking event in the frame of the life science summit Biomedica 2017. This year, Biomedica will take place in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. The matchmaking event (pre-organised face-to-face meetings) will target a wide spectrum of companies, research centres, universities and retail chains to identify potential international partnerships and find out about innovative technology in the world of health, medicine and pharma. The main topics 2017 are smart diagnostics, cardiac monitoring, perinatal development, regenerative medicine and precision medicine.

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Commission for Technology and Innovation (CTI) South Korea – Switzerland Call for Joint R&D Projects

Tthe Korea Institute for Advancement of Technology (KIAT) and the Commission for Technology and Innovation (CTI) are launching a third call for joint innovation projects between Switzerland and South Korea.

Who is the call aimed at?
The call for joint innovation projects is aimed at companies and research institutions in Switzerland and South Korea (consortia) looking to carry out a joint science-based innovation project.
It is aimed for Swiss and South Korean companies which see the two countries as a major market and research locations; and which want to take advantage of the benefit from KIAT and CTI funding.
The call is open for all topics, but focuses on the development of products and services within (1) biotechnology, (2) medtech and (3) information and communication technology (ICT).

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Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI): Indicative Upcoming Topics Published

IMI published topics that are under consideration for inclusion in future IMI Calls for proposals.



Following IMI call topics are planned for the next IMI call:

  • Development and validation of technology enabled, quantitative and sensitive measures of functional decline in people with early stage Alzheimer’s disease (RADAR-AD)
  • Fairification of IMI and EFPIA data
  • Development of sensitive and validated clinical endpoints in primary Sjögren’s syndrome (PSS)
  • European screening centre: unique library for attractive biology
  • Exploitation of IMI project results

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The Sixth Clean Sky Call For Proposals To Be Launched Soon

The list of topics is already available on the Clean Sky website

The final call text document serving as the foundation for any application to this Call will be published via the Horizon 2020 Participant Portal.

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Save the Date: Cybersecurity Information Event

This networking and information event focuses on European funding opportunities in the field of Cybersecurity. It will take place on 16 May 2017 at the Euresearch Head Office in Bern.

Research and Innovation on Cybersecurity is becoming more and more important within the European Framework Programme Horizon 2020. A contractual Public-Private Partnership (cPPP) has been signed by the European Commission and the European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO) in July 2016. The EU will invest up to €450 million in this partnership.

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Ausschreibung „DesignPlus“ der Gebert Rüf Stiftung

Die Gebert Rüf Stiftung unterstützt innovative Projekte an Schweizer Hochschulen, denen es gelingt, Design auf modellhafte Weise mit der anwendungsorientierten Technologie, Forschung und Ausbildung zu verbinden. Dafür stehen jährlich 1.4 Mio. CHF zur Verfügung. Weiterlesen

The Sixth Clean Sky Call For Proposals To Be Launched Soon

The list of topics is already available on the Clean Sky website

The final call text document serving as the foundation for any application to this Call will be published via the H2020 Participant Portal.

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Transformations to Sustainability Call with a Focus on Social Sciences and the Humanities

This programme will foster the specific contribution of Social Sciences and the Humanities (SSH) to answering the diverse challenges of sustainability.

The programme ”Transformations to Sustainability” (T2S) is launched by The Belmont Forum and NORFACE. T2S will contribute to re-structuring the broad field of sustainability research by placing Social Sciences and the Humanities (SSH) at the heart of interdisciplinary research. Researchers from SSH can apply to T2S on behalf of a consortium.

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E² Tech4Cities Brokerage Event 2017

Find your next research, technology or financial partner in the area of Energy & Efficiency Technologies

This event on 23 June 2017 in Brussels, Belgium, will focus on Energy & Efficiency Technologies for Cities. It is organised by Enterprise Europe Brussels  together with C-Energy2020 and NCP_WIDE.NET.

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Eingabefrist: 01.06.2017
Sinergia fördert die Zusammenarbeit von zwei bis vier Forschungsgruppen, die interdisziplinär und mit Aussicht auf bahnbrechende Erkenntnisse forschen („breakthrough research“).
Mit Interdisziplinärer Forschung ist Forschung über Disziplinengrenzen hinweg gemeint. Die angestrebten Forschungsziele erfordern die Integration von Elementen (Theorien, Methoden, Konzepten, etc.) aus zwei oder mehreren Disziplinen. Alle involvierten Disziplinen weisen eine vergleichbare Gewichtung auf.

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