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Here you can find the latest open calls provided by the EC for the different European programmes such as the Erasmus plus, Horizon 2020, COSME, Interreg, Creative Europe, Life, etc., but also other calls coming from ongoing European projects where part of their funds must be redistributed according to their activities.
Whether you are a public or private organisation, an NGO, a local authority, a university, a cluster or another legal entity, your project can be eligible to European Funds. Understand how an Expert can help you.

 Marine and Coast
 
 Maritime Affaires and Fisheries
 
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Tourism
 
 Clean Transport
 
 Maritime transport
 
1. INTRODUCTION Legal base: Preparatory Action within the meaning of Article 54(2) of of Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 966/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2012 on the Financial Regulation (FR) applicable to the general budget of the Union (OJ L 298, 26.10.2012, p. 1.). Budget line: 11 06 77 13 Financing Decision: C(2017) 7844 of Nov. 28 2017. Background ...
Deadline Jul 25, 2018   - 3 days
 Health Care
 
 Sports
 
 Citizenship
 
 Education and Training
 
 Higher Education
 
 Youth Exchanges
 
 Mental health
 
1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND This call for proposals serves to implement the Preparatory action "Exchanges and mobility in sport" in accordance with the Commission Decision C(2018)1602/1 of 21 March 2018 on the adoption of the 2018 annual work programme for the implementation of pilot projects and preparatory actions in the area of education, sport and culture. Sport is a powerful tool for b ...
Deadline Jul 26, 2018   - 4 days
 Health Care
 
 Sports
 
 Education and Training
 
 Youth Exchanges
 
 Social and Welfare
 
 Mental health
 
1.INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND This call for proposals serves to implement the Preparatory action "Promotion of European values through sport initiatives at the municipal level" in accordance with the Commission Decision C(2018)1602/1 of 21 March 2018 on the adoption of the 2018 annual work programme for the implementation of pilot projects and preparatory actions in the area of education, sport a ...
Deadline Jul 26, 2018   - 4 days
 Low-Carbon Economy
 
 Bioenergy
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Intelligent Energy
 
 Eco-Innovation
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Sustainable Development
 
 Urban Development
 
 Interregional cooperation
 
 INTERREG
 
1. Purpose of this document This manual on the application procedure for the targeted call is an addendum to the Programme Manual. It explains the application process, including the content of the application form and the selection procedure, specific to the targeted call. For this targeted call, chapters 2.4 “Getting started” and chapter 3 “Application and assessment step 1” from the Progra ...
Deadline Jul 31, 2018   - 9 days
 Bioenergy
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Eco-Innovation
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Waste Management
 
 Biofuels
 
Guidance document for application This document is provided to introduce and provide guidance to organizations considering an application for innovation services funding from the SuperBIO Horizon 2020 project. It should be read in conjunction with the application form. The project runs from 1st of June 2016 until 30th of November 2018. Applications can be submitted until 31st of July 2018. P ...
Deadline Jul 31, 2018   - 9 days
 Forest Resources
 
 Natural Resources
 
 Environment
 
 Environmental protection
 
 Development and Cooperation
 
 Cross-border cooperation
 
 Interregional cooperation
 
 INTERREG
 
European Grouping of Territorial Cooperation Via Carpatia with Limited  Liability acting as a Lead Beneficiary of the Small Project Fund Umbrella Projects and with Košice Self-governing Region and Széchenyi Programiroda Nonprofit Kft ,the partners of the Umbrella Projects, are announcing the Call for small project proposals SKHU/ETA/1801 in the frame of the Priority axis 1 – Nature & Culture and P ...
Deadline Jul 31, 2018   - 9 days
 Accelerators
 
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Start Up
 
 Environment
 
 Smart Cities
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT Applications
 
 Mobile technology
 
 Internet of Things (IoT)
 
 Smart Mobility
 
1. CONTEXT The 2014 Copernicus Regulation1 states the objectives of the Copernicus programme: - "Maximising socio-economic benefits, thereby supporting the Europe 2020 strategy and its objectives of smart, sustainable and inclusive growth by promoting the use of Earth observation in applications and services; - Fostering the development of a competitive European space and services industr ...
Deadline Jul 31, 2018   - 9 days
 Audiovisual Services
 
 Creative Industries
 
 Film and Media
 
 New Media
 
 Theatre
 
 Visual Arts
 
 Creative Europe
 
 Video Production
 
WARNING: The present call for proposals is subject to:  the availability of the funds after the adoption of the budget for 2017 by the budgetary authority   1. OBJECTIVES AND DESCRIPTION This notice is based on the Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on establishing the Creative Europe Programme (2014-2020)1. Within the specific objective of promoting transn ...
Deadline Aug 1, 2018   - 10 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Start Up
 
 Web-Entrepreneurship
 
 IT
 
 IT Applications
 
 Industrial Manufacturing
 
 Creative Industries
 
 Industrial Design
 
 Graphic design
 
 Internet of Things (IoT)
 
1. CONTEXT Industry is a key driver of innovation and a cornerstone of economic prosperity in Europe. As highlighted in the Commission's recent communication on a renewed EU Industrial Policy Strategy1, a range of initiatives looking to improve the EU's industrial base provides a key policy focus, not least in terms of upgrading industry for the digital age. The strategy looks to reinforce Euro ...
Deadline Aug 2, 2018   - 11 days
 Smart Cities
 
 E-Health
 
 IT
 
 IT Applications
 
 Mobile technology
 
 Digital Culture
 
 IT for Heritage
 
 Internet of Things (IoT)
 
 Blockchain
 
 Smart Mobility
 
StandICT.eu, “Supporting European Experts Presence in International Standardisation Activities in ICT”, addresses the need for ICT Standardisation and defines a pragmatic approach and streamlined process to reinforce EU expert presence in the international ICT standardisation scene.  Through a Standards Watch, StandICT.eu will analyse and monitor the international ICT standards landscape and li ...
Deadline Aug 4, 2018   - 13 days
 Aquaculture
 
 Marine and Coast
 
 Maritime Affaires and Fisheries
 
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Eco-Innovation
 
 Natural Resources
 
 Environment
 
 Sustainable Development
 
 Innovation & Research
 
 Water Resource Management
 
On a regular basis, the AQUAEXCEL2020 project will invite proposals from European research groups for scientific research that utilises the facilities of any of the participating aquaculture research infrastructures. The AQUAEXCEL2020 project unites major aquaculture experimental facilities with capacity to undertake experimental trials on a selection of commercially important fish aquaculture spe ...
Deadline Aug 10, 2018   - 19 days
 Arts Education
 
 Creative Industries
 
 Cultural Management
 
 Culture and Development
 
 Performing Arts
 
 Visual Arts
 
 Creative Europe
 
Finance, Learning, Innovation and Patenting for Cultural and Creative Industries (FLIP for CCIs) 1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND Culture, the arts, creativity and creative industries are inter-connected and inter- dependent. Combining knowledge and skills specific to cultural and creative sectors with those of other sectors helps generate innovative solutions to societal challenges. To really t ...
Deadline Aug 10, 2018   - 19 days
 Architecture
 
 Cultural heritage
 
 Cultural Management
 
 Culture and Development
 
 Museum
 
INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND Before World War II, more than seven million Jews lived in Central and Eastern Europe. Jewish communities had existed there for centuries. Records show thousands of towns and villages with Jewish populations, which is also attested to by the establishment and use of independent burial sites owned by Jewish communities. Eighty years on, even the traces of many of these ...
Deadline Aug 13, 2018   - 22 days
 Architecture
 
 Arts Education
 
 Creative Industries
 
 Cultural heritage
 
 Cultural Management
 
 Festivals
 
 Industrial heritage
 
 Museum
 
 Creative Europe
 
 IT for Heritage
 
1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND The European Union's role in the cultural area is specified in Article 167 of the Treaty of the Functioning of the EU. The European Commission’s activities in this area are framed in particular by the European Agenda for Culture, which aims to reinforce the role and position of culture in an increasingly globalised world. The role of the European Commission (hereaft ...
Deadline Aug 17, 2018   - 26 days
 Low-Carbon Economy
 
 Smart Cities
 
 Urban Development
 
 Biofuels
 
 Automotive Industries
 
 Sustainable Transport
 
 Transport
 
 Clean Transport
 
 Urban transport
 
 Smart Mobility
 
1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND The "Multi Annual Work Programme 2014-2020 for financial assistance in the field of the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) - Transport sector" adopted by the Commission on 26 March 2014 (C(2014) 1921), as last amended, offers technical assistance to the Member States for the implementation of Article 7.3 of Directive 2014/94/EU (thereafter "the Directive") The "Inn ...
Deadline Aug 21, 2018   - 30 days
 Innovation
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Electronics and Microelectronics
 
 Transport
 
 Architecture
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Privacy
 
Specific Challenge:The Electrical Power and Energy System (EPES) is of key importance to the economy, as all other domains rely on the availability of electricity, hence a power outage can have direct impact on the availability of other services (e.g. transport, finance, communication, water supply) where backup power is not available or the power restoration time goes beyond the backup autonomy. ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Innovation
 
 Health Care
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT
 
 Transport
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
 Privacy
 
Specific Challenge:In critical vertical sectors/domains, cybersecurity technologies deployed in several application domains should be aligned to the specific domain needs, linking the demand and supply sides for such cyber technologies. In the context of an increased digitization and also of growing complexity of cyber-attacks, there are certain sectors/subsectors identified as critical from the p ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Innovation
 
 Gender Equality
 
 Justice
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT
 
 Education and Training
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Biology
 
 Research
 
 Privacy
 
 Anthropology
 
 Internet of Things (IoT)
 
Specific Challenge:The free and democratic EU society, based on the rule of law, mobility across national borders, globalised communication and finance infrastructure, provides many opportunities to its people. However, the benefits come along with risks related to crime and terrorism, a significant number of which have cross-border impacts within the EU. Security is a key factor to ensure a high ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Innovation
 
 Justice
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
 Privacy
 
Specific Challenge:Organized crime and terrorist organisations are often at the forefront of technological innovation in planning, executing and concealing their criminal activities and the revenues stemming from them. Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) are often lagging behind when tackling criminal activities supported by advanced technologies. Scope:There is a growing need to focus on technology o ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Innovation
 
 IT
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Analytics
 
 Open Source
 
 Research
 
 Privacy
 
 Internet of Things (IoT)
 
Specific Challenge:Large amounts of data and information from a variety of origins have become available to practitioners involved in fighting crime and terrorism. Full advantage is not currently taken of the most advanced techniques for Big Data analysis, and artificial intelligence. Scope:The amount of data generated and gathered in the frame of (cyber)crime investigations increases exponentiall ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Clusters
 
 Innovation
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
 European Union
 
Specific Challenge:In Europe, practitioners interested in the uptake of security research and innovation are dedicated to performing their duty and are focused on their tasks. In general, however, practitioner organisations have little scope to free workforces from daily operations in order to allocate time and resources to monitor innovation and research that could be useful to them. They have fe ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
 Privacy
 
Specific Challenge:Innovative solutions are needed when resources from different countries are required to work more closely together. Such solutions should support the development of the EU’s Security Union. Scope: Sub-topic 1: [2018] Common requirements specifications for innovative, advanced systems to support security Practitioners from several countries are invited to work on common requ ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Horizon2020
 
 Privacy
 
Specific Challenge:Innovative solutions are needed when resources from different countries are required to work more closely together. Such solutions should support the development of the EU’s Security Union. Scope:Practitioners from several countries are invited to proceed with the procurement of innovative solutions to enhance their operational capability. Practitioner organisations may be pri ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Electronics and Microelectronics
 
 Transport
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:Disruptions in the operation of our countries’ critical infrastructure may result from many kinds of hazards and physical and/or cyber-attacks on installations and their interconnected systems. Recent events demonstrate the increase of combined physical and cyber-attacks due to their interdependencies. A comprehensive, yet installation-specific, approach is needed to secure ex ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Marine and Coast
 
 Innovation
 
 Bioenergy
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Environment
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Electronics and Microelectronics
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:Achieving or maintaining global leadership in renewable energy technology requires that the innovative solutions are also affordable. Therefore cost reductions remain a crucial necessity for existing or new technologies. This specific challenge is in line with the sectorial cost reduction targets stated in the respective Declarations of Intent of the SET Plan, where applicable. ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Innovation
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
 Pollution
 
Specific Challenge:An increased penetration of renewable energy in the energy mix and the decarbonisation of the heating sector are amongst the most important priorities set in the Energy Union Strategy. To this aim, solutions that integrate several technologies based on one or more renewable energy sources (and their combination with energy storage systems where necessary) should be made availabl ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Innovation
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Gender Equality
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
 Privacy
 
 Violence
 
Specific Challenge:Border and external security may depend on a variety of human factors, and social and societal issues including gender. The adoption of appropriate organisational measures and the deeper understanding of how novel technologies and social media impact border control are required. One main challenge is to manage the flow of travellers and goods arriving at our external borders, wh ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Marine and Coast
 
 Innovation
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Transport
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Open Source
 
 Research
 
 Privacy
 
Specific Challenge:Innovation for border and external security may draw, in particular, from novel technologies, provided that they are affordable, accepted by citizens and customized and implemented for the needs of security practitioners. Scope:Proposals are invited to address related research and innovation issues, in particular: Sub-topic 1: [2018] Providing integrated situational awareness a ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Marine and Coast
 
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Aeronautics Industries
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
 Privacy
 
Specific Challenge:Solutions at high Technological Readiness Levels (TRL; please see General Annex G) to enhance border and external security do exist, but if they are not to remain unused they need to be demonstrated in the context of actual operations or exercises for validation by practitioners. Scope:Consortia are invited to propose demonstration of high (6-8) Technology Readiness Levels (TRL) ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Gender Equality
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT
 
 Education and Training
 
 Cultural heritage
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
 European Union
 
Specific Challenge:The resilience of societies heavily depends on how their citizens behave individually or collectively, and how governments and civil society organisations design and implement policies for mitigating risks, preparing for, reacting to, overcoming, and learning from disasters. The spread of new technologies and media are inducing dramatic changes in how individuals and communities ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Innovation
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Gender Equality
 
 IT
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
 Privacy
 
 Internet of Things (IoT)
 
Specific Challenge:Resilience is critical to allow authorities to take proper measures in response to severe disasters, both natural (including climate-related extreme events) and man-made. Innovation for disaster-resilient societies may draw from novel technologies, provided that they are affordable, accepted by the citizens, and customized and implemented for the (cross-sectoral) needs of first ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Innovation
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:A reason for the difficult interaction among practitioners, and for the low levels of interoperability of equipment and procedures implemented by first responders, lies in there being insufficient harmonisation and standardisation, which pre-normative research and demonstrations may address effectively. The security market in Europe is an institutional market that is highly frag ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Innovation
 
 Single Market
 
 Environment
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Economics
 
 Privacy
 
Specific Challenge:The digital infrastructure, upon which other sectors, businesses and society at large critically depend, must be resilient and trustworthy, and must remain secure despite the escalating cyber-threats. New technologies and their novel combinations require innovative ways to implement security measures and to make new security-related assumptions, identifying "zero-day" or potenti ...
Deadline Aug 23, 2018   - 32 days
 Audiovisual Services
 
 Education and Training
 
 Creative Industries
 
 Culture and Development
 
 Festivals
 
 Music
 
 Performing Arts
 
 Creative Europe
 
 Video Production
 
 Music Production
 
1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND Overall EU policy context for culture This call for proposals serves the implementation of the 2018 Annual Work Programme as adopted by Commission decision C (2018) 1602 on 21 March 2018 and specifically the 3rd distinct activity under section '3. Implementation'. The European Union's role in the culture area is specified in Article 167 of the Treaty of the Funct ...
Deadline Aug 27, 2018   - 36 days
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Analytics
 
 Research
 
 Privacy
 
 Web
 
Specific Challenge:The prevention of and the protection against attacks that target modern ICT components, complex ICT infrastructures and emerging technologies (e.g. IoT) remains a difficult task. The complexity of heterogeneous collections of hardware and software components finds its roots in the diversity of development contexts and of levels of maturity, in the growing means of networked inte ...
Deadline Aug 28, 2018   - 37 days
 Innovation
 
 Single Market
 
 IT
 
 Transport
 
 Architecture
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:Europe's economic activities and Europe's single market is dependent on well-functioning underlying digital infrastructures, services and data integrity, not the least for critical infrastructures like energy, transport, health, finance, etc. Current security of the digital infrastructures and services will soon be under threat of no longer providing long-term security. Confiden ...
Deadline Aug 28, 2018   - 37 days
 Innovation
 
 Biological Sciences
 
 Earth Sciences
 
 Innovation & Research
 
 Medical Biotechnology
 
 Human Sciences
 
 Physics
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
 Sociology and Economic Research
 
Advanced Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they are already established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements. Applicant Principal Investigators must demonstrate the ground-breaking nature, ambition and feasibility of their scientific proposal. Size of ERC Advanced Grants Advanced Grants may be awa ...
Deadline Aug 30, 2018   - 39 days
 Fisheries and Food
 
 Agriculture
 
 Agrifood
 
 Food Safety
 
 Start Up
 
 Web-Entrepreneurship
 
 Electronics and Microelectronics
 
 IT Applications
 
 Robotics
 
 Internet of Things (IoT)
 
OVERVIEW OF THE IOF2020 OPEN CALL The internet of things (IoT) has a revolutionary potential. A smart web of sensors, actuators, cameras, robots, drones and other connected devices allows for an unprecedented level of control and automated decision-making. The project Internet of Food & Farm 2020 (IoF2020) explores the potential of IoT-technologies for the European food and farming industry. ...
Deadline Aug 31, 2018   - 40 days
 Genetic Resources
 
 Pharmaceuticals
 
 Biological Sciences
 
 Biotechnology
 
 Earth Sciences
 
 Innovation & Research
 
 Medical Biotechnology
 
 Biology
 
 Research
 
Information and Guidelines CORBEL is a project funded by the European Commission, which aims to establish a collaborative and sustainable framework between different Biological and Medical Sciences Research Infrastructures (BMS RIs) on the ESFRI roadmap1. CORBEL seeks to harmonize the access to research infrastructures joining their various expertise across the range of life-science disciplines ...
Deadline Aug 31, 2018   - 40 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Bioenergy
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Smart Cities
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 E-Health
 
 IT
 
 IT Applications
 
 Nanotechnology and Nanosciences
 
 Smart Mobility
 
Korea and Spain are announcing the Call for Proposals for joint R&D projects, focusing on developing innovative products and applications in all technological and application areas. Applicants are expected to develop ready to market solutions or projects which have strong market potential for Korea and Spain. KIAT (Korea Institute for Advancement of Technology) and CDTI (Centre for the Devel ...
Deadline Aug 31, 2018   - 40 days
 Innovation
 
 Low-Carbon Economy
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Eco-Innovation
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Sustainable Development
 
 Smart Cities
 
 E-Health
 
 Internet of Things (IoT)
 
 Smart Mobility
 
The three parties Business Finland, CORFO and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) intend to fund joint research and development (R&D) projects of Finnish, Chilean, and German partner organisations. Applicants are expected to develop marketable products, services or technologies with high market potential in Chile, Finland, Germany and/or Europe Special focus This call invit ...
Deadline Aug 31, 2018   - 40 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Eco-Innovation
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Sustainable Development
 
 Environmental protection
 
 EU Strategy Baltic Sea Region
 
 Interregional cooperation
 
 INTERREG
 
 Pollution
 
General Note   Please note that this call is open for Full Applications only! The next call (8) for Expressions of Interest (EOI), is open from 29 June to 12 October 2018. Please consult our website for more information.   Approved Expressions of Interest in Call 4 and Call 6 and rejected Full Applications can apply in Call 7.   General Guidance for project applicants ...
Deadline Sep 2, 2018   - 42 days
 Clusters
 
 Citizenship
 
 Urban Management
 
 Urban Development
 
 Europe for Citizens
 
 Territorial Cooperation
 
Please note that the standard grant agreements/decisions of the Agency are currently under revision due to the entry into force of the new Financial Regulation and its Rules of Application in 2018. For this reason the draft grant agreements/decisions related to this call are sent as an example and consequently the Agency reserves the right to introduce changes or additional details subject to the ...
Deadline Sep 3, 2018   - 43 days
 Development and Cooperation
 
 Citizenship
 
 Urban Management
 
 Urban Development
 
 Europe for Citizens
 
 Territorial Cooperation
 
Please note that the standard grant agreements/decisions of the Agency are currently under revision due to the entry into force of the new Financial Regulation and its Rules of Application in 2018. For this reason the draft grant agreements/decisions related to this call are sent as an example and consequently the Agency reserves the right to introduce changes or additional details subject to the ...
Deadline Sep 3, 2018   - 43 days
 NEW CALL 
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Innovation
 
 COSME
 
 Intellectual Property Law
 
 Copyright
 
 Business Development
 
Specific Challenge: Small and Medium-sized Enterprises only make a minimal use of the IP system. The vast majority of SMEs - 99% - do not own any patent, 91% do not own any registered trade mark, and only 0.7% own a registered design. Nine out of 10 SMEs do not own any of the above industrial property rights. Even fewer SMEs own EU-wide IP rights titles. This means that SMEs throughout the EU a ...
Deadline Sep 4, 2018   - 44 days
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Intelligent Energy
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Gender Equality
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
 Pollution
 
Specific Challenge:European households continue to spend an increasing share of income on energy, leading to higher rates of energy poverty and negatively affecting living conditions and health. Recent estimates suggest that more than 50 million Europeans are affected by energy poverty. Although roots of this phenomenon lie mainly in low incomes and poor thermal efficiency of buildings, energy eff ...
Deadline Sep 4, 2018   - 44 days
 Innovation
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Environment
 
 IT
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
 Pollution
 
Specific Challenge:The market for deep renovation of buildings needs to be transformed in terms of technologies, processes and business models. The multiple benefits of improved energy efficiency are well known, but more action is needed for Europe to achieve the higher rates of renovation that would reduce energy use and decarbonize the building stock in order to meet long-term climate and energy ...
Deadline Sep 4, 2018   - 44 days
 Capacity Building
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Transport
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Pollution
 
Specific Challenge:Energy efficiency is not yet considered as an attractive investment by the financial sector which limits the possibility to use external private finance on top of equity of project owners and available public funding. The lack of statistical data on the actual energy and costs savings achieved by energy efficiency investment projects, as well as on payment default rates, results ...
Deadline Sep 4, 2018   - 44 days
 Innovation
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Social Housing
 
 Waste Management
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT
 
 Transport
 
 Urban transport
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Project Development
 
 Pollution
 
Specific Challenge:Investors and lenders need to gain more confidence on investment projects related to energy efficiency which are still seen as risky and fragmented. EU added value can be realised in particular where projects introduce innovation to the market regarding project aggregation and financing solutions minimising transaction costs and engaging the private finance community. EU added v ...
Deadline Sep 4, 2018   - 44 days
 Innovation
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Environment
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Analytics
 
 Pollution
 
Specific Challenge:Energy Efficiency services (e.g. Energy Performance Contracting (EPC)) are available on the market already for quite some time. However, there is a big untapped potential in sectors and with actors not yet engaged in services triggering energy, CO2 and cost savings. At the same time, new technologies have emerged opening the door for new types of services which use ICT to better ...
Deadline Sep 4, 2018   - 44 days