UPDATE April 2015
ECSEL JU Calls 2015
On 17 March 2015 the ECSEL JU launched two calls for proposals, one for Research and Innovation Actions (RIA) and one for Innovation Actions (IA). They will run in parallel with the following deadlines:
The Public Authority Board shall take the funding decisions in December 2015. Watch the ECSEL JU website for news.
The ECSEL Participating States and the Regions
ECSEL attended the events organized by the national associations ECSEL Germany and ECSEL Austria, updating them on the state of play and collecting valuable insights and suggestions to improve functions.
ECSEL met and discussed synergies and common actions within the regional smart specialisation strategies with:
ECSEL and the European Parliament
ECSEL sponsored again the MEP Award on Research and Innovation, won this year by Mr Christian Ehler, an EPP deputy from Potsdam, Germany. Mr Ehler is a member of the Industry, Research and Energy Committee and vice-chair of the subcommittee on security and defence. The award is based on the voting of the MEPs who recognized his contributions towards setting up of Horizon 2020 and his work on several R&I dossiers.
ECSEL in Public
CONSORTIUM BUILDING EVENT
On 14 and 15 April 2015, ECSEL JU invites prospective participants in the 2015 calls to attend a Consortium Building Event in Brussels. The first half day shall highlight general principle of preparing impactful proposals both on breakthrough ideas and on innovation along the value chain, supported by representatives of other Joint Technology Initiatives, some Commission departments and some of the industries benefitting from the progress in electronic components and systems. The second day will concentrate on project ideas and networking among the participants. More than 400 participants are already registered.
INC1111-13 May - Japan
19-21 May - Dresden
10-12 June - Latvia
Head of Plans and Dissemination
ECSEL Joint Undertaking
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