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 Marine and Coast
 
 Maritime Affaires and Fisheries
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Intelligent Energy
 
 Eco-Innovation
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Climate Sciences
 
1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, hereafter referred to as "EASME", acting under the powers delegated by the European Commission (also referred as "the Commission"), is launching a call for proposals with a view to concluding grant agreements for projects in the field of environmental monitoring of wave and tidal devices. 1.1. Regulatio ...
Deadline Jan 18, 2018   Expiring..
 Clusters
 
 Enterprise and Industry
 
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Innovation
 
 Biotechnology
 
 E-Health
 
 Industrial Manufacturing
 
 Manufacturing 2.0
 
 Medical Biotechnology
 
Call description Sweden, Belgium and Switzerland are jointly announcing a tri-lateral call for outlines of joint innovation projects under all suitable EUREKA instruments (EUREKA Network, EUREKA Cluster and Eurostars projects). Any consortium with partners from at least two of the three countries is welcome. The present call for project outlines is connected to two networking events in Belgi ...
Deadline Jan 19, 2018   Expiring..
 Forest Resources
 
 Low-Carbon Economy
 
 Eco-Innovation
 
 Natural Resources
 
 Environment
 
 Environmental protection
 
1. TIMELINE OF THE CALL 17th October 2017 Official launch of the Call for Proposals   15th November 2017 Partnering webinar   23rd January 2018; 13:00 CET Deadline for submitting pre-proposals   End of May 2018 Letters to applicants / invitation to submit a full proposal   14th August 2018; 13:00 CEST Deadline for submitting full proposals (only for projec ...
Deadline Jan 23, 2018   - 4 days
 Environment
 
 Environmental protection
 
 Urban Development
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 European Union
 
 Pollution
 
Topic Description Scope: In the European Union, the average life expectancy is estimated to be decreased by 8.6 months, because of exposure to particulate matter resulting from human activities. The inhalation of particulate matter can also lead to adverse effects in the respiratory, cardiovascular, immune, and neural systems. In addition to its effects on the human health, particulate matte ...
Deadline Jan 23, 2018   - 4 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Sustainable Development
 
 Water Resource Management
 
 Sustainable Tourism
 
 Creative Industries
 
 Interregional cooperation
 
 Euro-Mediterranean Relations
 
 Business Development
 
Introduction The "ENI CBC Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme 2014-2020" is a multilateral cross-border cooperation programme co-financed by the European Union under the European Neighbourhood Instrument (ENI). The Programme provides the framework for the implementation of cross-border cooperation activities in the context of the European Neighbourhood Policy, complementing efforts exerted withi ...
Deadline Jan 24, 2018   - 5 days
 Innovation
 
 Low-Carbon Economy
 
 Natural Resources
 
 Sustainable Transport
 
 Transport
 
 Urban transport
 
 Culture and Development
 
 Interregional cooperation
 
 INTERREG
 
The third call for proposals will be launched at the anniversary conference in Berlin on 21 September 2017 and stay open until 25 January 2018. Around 60 million EUR will become available for new, transnational cooperation ideas. With our call we address public and private organisations that want to work together with central European partners on shared challenges in their cities and regions. ...
Deadline Jan 25, 2018   - 6 days
 Agriculture
 
 Agrifood
 
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Innovation
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Sustainable Development
 
 IT
 
 IT Applications
 
Call description Chile (CORFO), Czech Republic (MEYS), France (Bpifrance), Israel (Israel Innovation Authority), Spain (CDTI-EPE), Sweden (VINNOVA) and Turkey (TÜBITAK) are jointly announcing a Call for proposals for joint R&D projects under the EUREKA program.  All parties will provide all necessary assistance to project partners during project proposal, evaluation and monitoring phase. In ...
Deadline Jan 25, 2018   - 7 days
 Justice
 
 Public Safety
 
 Violence
 
1. INTRODUCTION Article 67(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU) declares as the European Union’s objective ensuring a high level of security within an area of freedom, security and justice. To achieve this objective, enhanced actions at European Union level should be taken to protect people and goods from increasingly transnational threats and to support the work ...
Deadline Jan 30, 2018   - 11 days
 Victims of Torture
 
 Justice
 
 Public Safety
 
 Violence
 
1. INTRODUCTION Article 67(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU) declares ensuring a high level of security within an area of freedom, security and justice. To achieve this objective, enhanced actions at European Union level should be taken to protect people and goods from increasingly transnational threats and to support the work carried out by Member States’ compete ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Innovation
 
 Agricultural Biotechnology
 
 Biotechnology
 
 Medical Biotechnology
 
 Biology
 
 Research
 
EuroTransBio (ETB) is an international funding initiative supported by European program owners. It has established itself as the preferred funding instrument for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), collaborating in the area of modern biotechnology. Since 2006, ETB has been launching annual calls for innovative research proposals. ETB operates under the ERA-NET scheme since 2004 and will ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Education and Training
 
 Higher Education
 
 Erasmus+
 
 Youth Exchanges
 
 Youth Workers
 
1.   Objectives The overall objectives of the call are, on the one hand, to increase the employability of young people and to contribute to the development of a highly skilled, qualified and mobile workforce from which companies should also benefit and, on the other hand, to support joint developments in VET in Europe and strengthen overall its quality, relevance and attractiveness. The spec ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Start Up
 
 Digital Economy
 
 IT
 
 IT Applications
 
 International Project Management
 
 Business Development
 
 Mental health
 
INTRODUCTION – Background The European Commission adopted on 28.04.2017 a financing decision for a pilot project in the field of Digital enablers in SMEs: support for digitalisation to enhance SMEs' capacity to go international and innovate.   This pilot project, promoted by the European Parliament, will address the lack of knowledge about digital technologies within companies. Its aim is ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Construction Industry
 
 Enterprise and Industry
 
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Digital Economy
 
 IT
 
 IT Applications
 
 Aeronautics Industries
 
 Automotive Industries
 
 Digital Society
 
Introduction The European Commission adopted on 28.04.2017 a financing decision for a preparatory action in the field of digital transformation of European industry.   This preparatory action promoted by the European Parliament, aims to develop a coherent, coordinated and sustainable approach to enhance the engagement of all relevant stakeholders interested in the digitisation of industry ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Electronics and Microelectronics
 
 IT
 
 IT Applications
 
 Robotics
 
 Internet of Things
 
ReconCell Objectives The ReconCell project aims at designing and implementing a new kind of an autonomous robot workcell, which will be attractive not only for large production lines but also for few-of- a-kind production, which often takes place in SMEs. The ReconCell project proposes to develop a flexible robotic workcell that will allow very short, self-adaptable and affordable changeovers und ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Bioenergy
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 Intelligent Energy
 
Topic:  Biomass  as  an  important  pillar  within  energy  systems  and the  circular economy The  call  “Biomass  as  an  important  pillar  within energy systems  and  the circular  economy” aims  to  support innovative,  collaborative pan-European, R&D&I  projects  focussing  on  technology readiness  levels  2-7  (at  the  end  of  the funded  project). Funding  will  be  offered  to  excelle ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Start Up
 
 Web-Entrepreneurship
 
 Digital Economy
 
 IT
 
 IT Applications
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Digital Society
 
 Web
 
Rules of Contest for Prize 1. THEME: Big Data Technologies 1.1 Objective pursued The objective of this inducement prize is to improve the performance of software for the forecasting of geospatio-temporal data (collections of time-stamped records that are linked to a geospatial location). The prize will reward a solution which improves existing methods in terms of scalability, accuracy, spee ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Enterprise and Industry
 
 Health Care
 
 Medical equipment
 
 E-Health
 
 IT Applications
 
 Medical Biotechnology
 
 Industrial Engineering
 
Call description Production research creates preconditions for adapting today’s production continuously to the future requirements of the market, the environment, and society. Highly efficient production of innovative medical products offers a high potential for modern, appropriate design of health care. At the same time, it opens up new economic opportunities to enterprises in medical technolo ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Start Up
 
 Web-Entrepreneurship
 
 Smart Cities
 
 IT
 
 IT Applications
 
 Digital Culture
 
 Digital Society
 
 Web
 
 Internet of Things
 
ABOUT THE CALL Up to 4 start-ups/SMEs will be financed with up to € 75,000 in equity free funding. Selected Start-ups & SMEs will have the opportunity to receive tailored technical and commercial support to succeed in their Market take-up phase! The Programme is funded by the European Commission, within the FIWARE Ecosystem  The  frontierCities2  Consortium comprises New Frontier Servi ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Social Affaires and Inclusion
 
 Education and Training
 
 Higher Education
 
 Erasmus+
 
 Youth Exchanges
 
 Youth Workers
 
 Arts Education
 
1. Objectives  The overall objectives of the call are, on the one hand, to increase the employability of young people and to contribute to the development of a highly skilled, qualified and mobile workforce from which companies should also benefit and, on the other hand, to support joint developments in VET in Europe and strengthen overall its quality, relevance and attractiveness. The speci ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Web-Entrepreneurship
 
 Smart Cities
 
 Electronics and Microelectronics
 
 IT
 
 IT Applications
 
 Robotics
 
 Web
 
 Internet of Things
 
Type of Activities IoT platform providers, IoT gateway manufacturers, smart device manufacturers, to implement and deploy specific symbIote-compatible software components/adaptors to their solutions so as to open their resources (sensors, actuators, services, etc) to third parties through the symbIoTe middleware. Mobile application developers, to implement smart phone applications that use the ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Innovation
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Environment
 
 Sustainable Development
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:Providing sustainable and affordable energy to sub-Saharan Africa is critical to the development of a region that accounts for 13% of the world’s population, but only 4% of its energy demand. Sub-Saharan Africa’s energy resources are more than sufficient to meet its demands, but they are unevenly distributed and under-developed (IEA, 2014). Building local capacities and pro ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Innovation
 
 Health Care
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Smart Cities
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Transport
 
 Architecture
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Analytics
 
 Open Source
 
 Research
 
 Privacy
 
Specific Challenge:Following the integration and federation of IoT with Big Data and Cloud, which has been explored in past coordinated calls, a remaining challenge to address is enhanced security and privacy and how the human user deals with the ever-increasing amount of sensors, smart objects and data. Both EU and Japan have excellent competences in the fields of cybersecurity systems and visual ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Mobile technology
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:The next phase of 5G activities running during the 2018-20 period covers both in EU and in Japan, technologies and systems demonstrations and trials. The challenge is hence to demonstrate technologies and system interoperability for 5G applications of interest in the two regions in early version of the IMT-2020 standards, but also to go further to address long-term challenges be ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Analytics
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:Over the last years Cloud computing technologies have evolved into the major driver that brought together IoT, Big Data and mobile computing into an integrated and ubiquitous computing platform. The capability offered by the cloud platforms to deliver on-demand computing power and the ability to process the vast amount of data coming from an abundance of devices/sensors will pro ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Architecture
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Open Source
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:The next phase of 5G covers, both in EU and in South Korea, technologies and systems demonstrations and trials. The challenge is hence to demonstrate innovative use of 5G technologies and system interoperability for a number of 5G applications of interest in the two regions in early version of the 5G standard. The possibilities of even broader regional test beds or demonstrators ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Innovation
 
 Energy Efficiency
 
 IT
 
 Architecture
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:The challenges consist in providing an end to end facility that can i) demonstrate that the key 5G PPP network KPIs can be met; ii) be validated and accessed and used by vertical industries to set up research trials of innovative use cases, to further validate core 5G KPIs in the context of concurrent usages by multiple users. Scope:The target 5G end to end network facility cov ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 International Cooperation
 
 IT
 
 Transport
 
 Architecture
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:The next phase of 5G activities running during the 2018-20 period is expected to cover, both in EU and in China, technologies and systems demonstrations and trials. The challenge is hence to demonstrate technologies and system interoperability for a number of core applications of interest in the two regions. Scope:The scope is to conduct 5G trials addressing two specific scenari ...
Deadline Jan 31, 2018   - 12 days
 Audiovisual Services
 
 Creative Industries
 
 Film and Media
 
 New Media
 
 Video Games
 
 Visual Arts
 
 Creative Europe
 
 Video Production
 
1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND These guidelines are based on Regulation No 1295/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11/12/2013 concerning the implementation of a programme of support for the European cultural and creative sector (CREATIVE EUROPE)1 and its corrigendum of 27/06/2014.2 The European Commission is responsible for the implementation of the Creative Europe Programme ...
Deadline Feb 1, 2018   - 13 days
 Justice
 
 Public Safety
 
 Violence
 
INTRODUCTION Article 67(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU) declares as the European Union’s objective ensuring a high level of security within an area of freedom, security and justice. To achieve this objective, enhanced actions at European Union level should be taken to protect people and goods from increasingly transnational threats and to support the work car ...
Deadline Feb 1, 2018   - 13 days
 Fisheries and Food
 
 Aquaculture
 
 Biodiversity
 
 Marine and Coast
 
 Maritime Affaires and Fisheries
 
 Innovation
 
 Capacity Building
 
 Bioenergy
 
 Raw Materials
 
 Environment
 
 Waste Management
 
 Sustainable Development
 
 Cosmetics
 
 Pharmaceuticals
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Biotechnology
 
 Chemicals
 
 IT
 
 Education and Training
 
 Higher Education
 
 Erasmus+
 
 Youth Exchanges
 
 Youth Workers
 
 COSME
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Nutrition
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
The announcement of the Erasmus+ programme Call for Proposals 2018 - EAC/A05/2017 in all official languages of the EU was published in Official Journal No C 2017/361/04 on 25/10/2017. The deadline for Applications for Capacity Building in the field of Higher Education EAC/A05/2017 is 8 February 2018 at 12:00 (midday Brussels time).   What is new in the 2018 call for CBHE? The Specia ...
Deadline Feb 2, 2018   - 14 days
 Creative Industries
 
 Cultural Management
 
 Culture and Development
 
 Digital Culture
 
 Creative Europe
 
1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND On 11 December 2013, the European Parliament and the Council adopted Regulation 1295/13 establishing the Creative Europe Programme (from 2014 to 2020). As specified in the Regulation, in order to promote transnational policy cooperation, the Cross Sectoral Strand shall support "transnational exchange of experiences and know-how in relation to new business and manage ...
Deadline Feb 5, 2018   - 17 days
 Health Care
 
 Child Care
 
 Mental health
 
 Clinical trials
 
1. MOTIVATION Rare cancers are traditionally defined on the basis of epidemiologic statistics. Incidence, i.e., the number of newly diagnosed cases of a given disease per 100.000 persons per year (100.000/year), has been consistently identified as the most efficient indicator for rare cancer definition. In this regard, at the European level, an operational definition of rare cancers based on ca ...
Deadline Feb 6, 2018   - 18 days
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Start Up
 
 Smart Cities
 
 Electronics and Microelectronics
 
 IT
 
 IT Applications
 
 Industrial Manufacturing
 
 Robotics
 
 Digital Society
 
 Internet of Things
 
First open call for Application Experiments – Up to €60K funding, technical and business coaching available to support European companies to develop smart applications. Scope: FED4SAE is part of the Smart-Anything-Everywhere Initiative under the Horizon 2020 Leadership in Enabling Industrial Technologies (LEIT). The three-year project aims to facilitate the acceleration of European Cyber-Physic ...
Deadline Feb 6, 2018   - 18 days
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Sustainable Blue Economy - STRAND 2 - MARINE LITTER

EC - Maritime Affairs and Fisheries

 Marine and Coast
 
 Maritime Affaires and Fisheries
 
 Environment
 
 Environmental protection
 
 Maritime transport
 
 Pollution
 
1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, hereafter referred to as "EASME", acting under the powers delegated by the European Commission (also referred to as "the Commission"), is launching a call for proposals titled "Sustainable Blue Economy" with a view to accelerate the implementation of the Integrated Maritime Policy and the deployment of the ...
Deadline Feb 8, 2018   - 20 days
 Marine and Coast
 
 Maritime Affaires and Fisheries
 
 Environment
 
 Sustainable Development
 
 Maritime transport
 
 Pollution
 
1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, hereafter referred to as "EASME", acting under the powers delegated by the European Commission (also referred to as "the Commission"), is launching a call for proposals titled "Sustainable Blue Economy" with a view to accelerate the implementation of the Integrated Maritime Policy and the deployment of the ...
Deadline Feb 8, 2018   - 20 days
 Disadvantaged People
 
 Child Care
 
 Humanitarian Aid
 
 Gender Equality
 
 Justice
 
 Aid to Refugees
 
 Industrial Manufacturing
 
 Industrial Textile Manifacturing
 
 Migrants and Refugees
 
 Human Rights
 
  1 INCREASING KNOWLEDGE, AWARENESS, TRANSPARENCY AND TRACEABILITY FOR RESPONSIBLE VALUE CHAINS IN THE COTTON AND GARMENT SECTORS Global Public Goods and Challenges: Human Development – including decent work and social justice 1.1 BACKGROUND "The European Union (EU) is one of the world’s largest consumer markets. For this reason, the EU is striving to ensure that European consumers and ...
Deadline Feb 8, 2018   - 20 days
 Justice
 
 International Relations
 
 Public Safety
 
 Violence
 
1. INTRODUCTION Article 67(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU) declares as the European Union’s objective ensuring a high level of security within an area of freedom, security and justice. To achieve this objective, enhanced actions at European Union level should be taken to protect people and goods from increasingly transnational threats and to support the work ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Fisheries and Food
 
 Aquaculture
 
 Biodiversity
 
 Marine and Coast
 
 Innovation
 
 Capacity Building
 
 Natural Resources
 
 Environment
 
 Waste Management
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT
 
 Education and Training
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Nutrition
 
 Chemistry
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
 Internet of Things
 
 Pollution
 
Specific Challenge:The Atlantic Ocean is an invaluable shared resource. The societal value of its blue economy is enormous for countries located on its shores. There are however, still considerable gaps in our knowledge and understanding of processes related to this ocean especially with regard to its chemistry, ecology, biodiversity, impacts of climate and the potential for the sustainable exploi ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Fisheries and Food
 
 Innovation
 
 Social Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 Waste Management
 
 Chemicals
 
 Fashion
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Nutrition
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
 Pollution
 
Specific Challenge:Most of the biowaste produced in cities (such as garden and park waste, food and kitchen waste from households, restaurants, caterers and retail premises), as well as sewage sludge from urban wastewater treatment plants are processed into compost and biogas used for energy recovery or even landfilled without fully exploiting in a smart and innovative cascading fashion its potent ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Fisheries and Food
 
 Aquaculture
 
 Biodiversity
 
 Genetic Resources
 
 Marine and Coast
 
 Maritime Affaires and Fisheries
 
 Innovation
 
 Start Up
 
 Natural Resources
 
 Environment
 
 Waste Management
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 IT
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Nutrition
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
 Internet of Things
 
Specific Challenge:European aquaculture provides 1.25 million tonnes of seafood annually, valued at over 4 billion euro. However, Europe heavily depends on external markets to ensure consumer demands for seafood (including from fresh water) is met. EU aquaculture needs to increase the competiveness of its food products and to respond to consumer demands for high-quality and safe food, in a challen ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Innovation
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Electronics and Microelectronics
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:Progressive replacement of fossil fuels used in the heat and power sectors by means of renewable energy sources can increase energy security, energy price stability as well as independence from imported sources. However, to unlock the full potential of renewable heat and power solutions to significantly contribute to the energy system, improvement of individual technologies perf ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Industrial Manufacturing
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
 Pollution
 
Specific Challenge:The cost of electricity generation from renewable sources has significantly come down in the recent years, often putting PV and onshore wind at parity with fossil fuel generated electricity. However, additional efforts are needed to bring the costs of electricity generation from other renewable sources to a competitive level and allow their broader penetration in the EU energy m ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Fisheries and Food
 
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 Waste Management
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Biofuels
 
 Transport
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:Current biofuel and renewable fuel technologies are still not competitive compared to technologies of fossil fuel alternatives. This impedes their further development and market penetration. The specific challenge is to increase the competitiveness of next generation biofuel and renewable fuel technologies while diversifying the fuel supply pathways. Scope:Support will be given ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Innovation
 
 Capacity Building
 
 Bioenergy
 
 Renewable Energy
 
 Environment
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Biofuels
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
 Project Development
 
Specific Challenge:Since the adoption of RES Directive in 2009, most Member States have experienced significant growth in renewable energy production and consumption, and both the EU and a large majority of Member States are on track towards the 2020 RES targets. The "Clean Energy for all Europeans" package adopted at the end of 2016 introduces further targets towards 2030 and introduces modificat ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Innovation
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
 Pollution
 
Specific Challenge:Renewable, local energy sources have a great potential to drastically reduce the use of primary energy for both heating and cooling in residential and commercial buildings. In order to stimulate the uptake of solutions that harness these sources, it is necessary to make existing technologies more performant and therefore more cost-efficient and attractive for the market. In addi ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Innovation
 
 Industrial Manufacturing
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:BIPV need to satisfy multiple building functions such as mechanical rigidity and structural integrity; primary weather impact protection including rain, snow, wind, etc.; energy economy, such as shading, daylighting, thermal insulation; fire protection, noise protection, in addition to architectural and aesthetic considerations, so as to replace roofs, facades and shading device ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Fisheries and Food
 
 Biodiversity
 
 Marine and Coast
 
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 Waste Management
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Gender Equality
 
 IT
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Nutrition
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
 Marketing
 
Specific Challenge:The EU food system is an important part of the economy and society in Europe. Given the current context of societal, environmental and economic changes, there is need for constant improvement in terms of productivity, quality, safety, market orientation, adaptability, and international competitiveness. Knowledge of the potential of microbial systems, or microbiomes, throughout t ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Fisheries and Food
 
 Agriculture
 
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 Environmental protection
 
 Gender Equality
 
 Aerospace Technology
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Nutrition
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:It is well established that current food systems are under pressure due to the compounded effects of population growth, urbanisation, migration, resource scarcity, increasing demand for animal protein, land use change, climate change. Under certain circumstances, higher temperatures and CO2 concentration are leading to enhanced plant growth but often lower quality, with subseque ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Marine and Coast
 
 Maritime Affaires and Fisheries
 
 Entrepreneurship and SMEs
 
 Innovation
 
 Environment
 
 Environmental protection
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:The northern seas of Europe - the Baltic Sea and the North Sea - are at the forefront of the global surge to enhance and realise marine and maritime potential. This enormous economy is directly and critically dependent on the quality and extent of the ecosystem services provided by the two regional seas and their coasts. In order to foster understanding of these coastal seas and ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days
 Fisheries and Food
 
 Aquaculture
 
 Biodiversity
 
 Marine and Coast
 
 Maritime Affaires and Fisheries
 
 Innovation
 
 Bioenergy
 
 Raw Materials
 
 Environment
 
 Waste Management
 
 Sustainable Development
 
 Cosmetics
 
 Pharmaceuticals
 
 International Cooperation
 
 Biotechnology
 
 Chemicals
 
 IT
 
 COSME
 
 Horizon2020
 
 Nutrition
 
 Climate Sciences
 
 Research
 
Specific Challenge:Aquatic biomass from the seas and oceans, rivers and lakes has a large potential to ensure future food and nutrition security and to supply raw materials for other high added value chains and products, such as bioenergy, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics while factoring in environment and climate change risks. These so-called provisioning ecosystem services could ensure private and ...
Deadline Feb 13, 2018   - 25 days