Archive: 'Jan 2019' :

Background Boosting sustainable economic development and supporting job creation is at the heart of EU’s contribution to stabilising its neighbourhood. In the past years the Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries have achieved significant progress in reforming their economies and integrating into global market place. Since 2010 overall business climate in the EaP countries has also improved […]

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  €200k funding available through Enterprise Ireland’s Small Business Innovation Research initiative to help develop solutions for a global health issue What is SBIR? In 2018, for the first time, the HSE has partnered with Enterprise Ireland to develop technology -enabled solutions to specifically address challenges in the area of diabetes. Our aim is to harness digital […]

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  AAL Call 2019 is part of the Active & Assisted Living Programme (AAL Programme) that was approved in May 2014 by the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union. As part of the work programme, the AAL Programme intends to launch a new Challenge-led Call for Proposals in February 2019: “Sustainable Smart […]

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  The Office for Life Sciences (OLS) will work with Innovate UK, as part of UK Research and Innovation, to invest up to £1.5 million in innovation projects. These will be to support developers of innovative medical devices, diagnostics and regulated digital technology to evaluate their product in a real world clinical setting. You can […]

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Non-communicable chronic diseases have a major impact on the health of European citizens on the burden on health systems, and on the productivity of our societies. Contributing for decision makers in Member States to have the most up to date knowledge on best practices related to the reduction of such burden is thus most relevant […]

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  Status: Active Type of action: Training & Mobility Actions (TMAs) Call budget: €5 million Funding level: 100% of eligible costs Open date: 2 November 2018, 00:00 Close date: 28 February 2019, 17:00 Expected number of grants: 10-12 Call identifier: TMA2018SF Description BackgroundThe EDCTP programme has achieved gradual successes in developing a pool of highly qualified senior researchers in the field of poverty […]

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First ever Digital Europe programme A €8.2 billion investment under EU budget 2021-27 Crucial to achieve the Digital Single Market strategy and increase EU’s international competitiveness Parliament supports the proposal to create a Digital Europe programme and invest €8.2 billion in 2018 prices under the EU budget 2021-2027 to address increasing digital challenges. Creating a […]

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DIRECTOR GENERAL OF DG CONNECT AT THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION – Roberto Viola The European Commission has published its coordinated plan on artificial intelligence, as well as new guidelines on how to deal with the ethical issues relating to AI. Both put humans firmly at the centre of this key technology that has the potential to revolutionise […]

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EIB – Social Innovation Tournament 2019 Here is a pre announcement for this competition which aims to promote innovative ideas in relation to the fight against social exclusion, and to identify and reward projects offering substantial benefits to society, or which demonstrate best practice and are replicable. FACTS Maximum value: € 50,000 Announcement of call for […]

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