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Highlights
  • By Hilary Webb

2020 EU budget: increased funds for R&I

The EU has agreed the budget for 2020, which includes an increase in funds for research and innovation.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek

Online consultation on Digital Europe Programme

The European Commission has opened a consultation on the draft Orientation of the first two years of its proposed Digital Europe programme. Inputs received through the consultation will help the Commission finalise the Orientations for Digital Europe. These will then shape the work programmes and calls for proposals for the programme’s first two years (2021-2022).

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek

European Green Capital & European Green Leaf Awards

Apply for European Green Capital & European Green Leaf Awards 2019! If your city has achievements in sustainable urban mobility, sustainable land use, waste and circular economy and many more, check more information and apply until 14th October 2019.

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  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek

Startup Europe Regions Network: open survey on measures to support statups at regional level

SERN (Startup Europe - Regions Network) was officially launched by the European Commission in October 2015. Since then, SERN has been set up as a non for profit organisation with a strong commitment to support startups and its activities, in particular by focussing on the mapping and promotion of support activities at regional level across Europe and by mobilizing regional resources to address relevant barriers to startups’ growth, such as harmonization of regulations, access to talent and to major research infrastructures.

  • By Aritra Ghosh

ONLINE CONSULTATION ON DIGITAL EUROPE PROGRAMME

The European Commission has opened a consultation on the draft Orientation of the first two years of its proposed Digital Europe programme. Inputs received through the consultation will help the Commission finalise the Orientations for Digital Europe. These will then shape the work programmes and calls for proposals for the programme’s first two years (2021-2022).

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek

2019 EIP on AHA Conference of Partners - Aarhus, Denmark

As part of their joint mission to support ageing and care in digital transformation, the AAL Programme and its annual Forum are teaming up with the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA) to hold the 2019 Conference of Partners. The city of Aarhus will host the event which includes an action-packed agenda, with 32 parallel sessions, three plenaries, international renowned keynote speakers and an exciting exhibition area, where the latest designs and technology for the Silver Economy will be showcased.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek

Results of the Call for Reference Sites have been announced

The European Commission, supported by Funka as Coordinator of the WE4AHA Coordination and Support Action providing a wide range of services to the EIP on AHA community launched in June the 3rd Call for Reference Sites.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek

DHE project survey - deadline 15 September

With the aim to collect important data for Projects related to the first DTHC priority “Citizens’ secure access to their health data and making use of it”, task 4.1 created a survey to be answered by the eHAction group. Digital Health Europe (DHE) project will provide comprehensive, integrated and centralized support to the Digital Health and Care Innovation initiative in the context of the Digital Single Market Strategy.

  • By Agnieszka Wieczorek

Online consultation - Horizon Europe Co-design

The European Commission has begun designing the Implementation strategy which will bring together planning efforts and resources with the documents and guidance, so that they are ready in time for the start of Horizon Europe. The Commission just launched a consultation on the implementation aspects of the future programme.  We invite everyone to contribute to co-designing the implementation of the future research and innovation programme by responding to this questionnaire. The deadline for responses is 15 September 2019.