HORIZON2020


Horizon2020 Societal Challenge 2 Infoweek
Nov

14

2017

Horizon2020 Societal Challenge 2 Infoweek

The Research Executive Agency (REA), the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (DG RTD) and the Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG AGRI) of the European Commission are co-organising an Info Week on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 2  (SC2) ‘Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy’, which will take place in Brussels on 14-17 November 2017.


Info day on Horizon 2020 “Smart Grids and Storage”
Oct

03

2016

Info day on Horizon 2020 “Smart Grids and Storage”

Today has been held in Brussels the Info Day to present the calls for 'Smart Grids and Storage' projects, which will be funded under the 2016-2017 Horizon 2020 Work programme 'Secure, clean and efficient energy', and in particular under the 'Competitive low-carbon energy' (LCE) call (topics: LCE-01-2016-2017, LCE-04-2017 and LCE-05-2017). Presentations has explained the call content and the application procedure. Here is the agenda for further details. The event has been recorded and will be soon available under this link: https://webcast.ec.europa.eu/h2020-smart-grid-and-storage-info-day The Info Day has been also covered live on Twitter at #H2020GridsStorage. To have a look at the presentations: link The "Energy Challenge" is one of the "Societal Challenges" in Horizon 2020. To know more about Horizon 2020 programme sections: link


Horizon 2020: Upcoming Infodays and events
Sep

15

2016

Horizon 2020: Upcoming Infodays and events

Here is a list of the upcoming Infodays on Horizon 2020 where all the information to participate in the calls for proposals related to the various programme sections will be provided: - 23 September: Horizon 2020 Info Day: Smart Cities and Communities

- 28 September: Horizon 2020 Info Day: Smart, green and integrated transport

- 3 October: Horizon 2020 Info Day: Smart Grids and Storage

- 14 October: Horizon 2020 Info Day:  Research Public-Private Partnerships

The list includes the Infodays where it is still possible to register and the related link to the official page of the event.

A full list of the upcoming H2020 events and conferences is available here

To find out more about Horizon 2020: link


Horizon 2020 Upcoming Infodays
Oct

29

2015

Horizon 2020 Upcoming Infodays

Here is a list of the upcoming H2020 Infodays where the 2016/2017 Work Programmes and related calls for proposals will be presented:

To know more about H2020 upcoming events and Infodays: link    


H2020 SME Instrument:  161 Innovative SMEs funded
Jun

05

2015

H2020 SME Instrument: 161 Innovative SMEs funded

161 companies from 23 countries have been selected in the latest round of Horizon 2020 SME Instrument Phase 1. For each project, the participants will receive €50,000 to finance feasibility studies. They can also request up to three days of business coaching. The European Commission received 1,569 proposals under Phase 1 by the first cut-off date of 2015 on 18 March. 251 received an evaluation score above the application threshold and 151 or 60.1% have been selected for funding. Spanish SMEs have again been particularly successful with 34 beneficiaries accepted for funding, followed by firms from Italy (25) and the UK (18). Since the launch of the programme on 1st January 2014, 816 SMEs have been selected under Phase 1 of the SME Instrument. More infos: link