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EU is recruiting experts to evaluate H2020 Energy Efficiency proposals

The European Commission appoints independent experts to assist with research and innovation assignments including the evaluation of proposals, monitoring of projects, and evaluation of programmes, and design of policy. At the moment, European Comission is looking for independent experts with the expertise in energy efficinecy to evaluate project proposals funded…

L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Awards

Created in 1998, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Awards program identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world. Each year, five Awards Laureates are recognized for their contributions to the advancement of science, in Life or Physical Sciences in alternating years.

International Fellowships & Grants for international scholars

The National Postodoctoral Association, a non-profit organisation located in Washington D.C., published a list of International Fellowships & Grants open to international scholars.

EU-US Energy Efficiency collaboration: Clean Energy Ministerial 7 in San Francisco, 1-2 June 2016

The United States hosted the seventh Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM7) in San Francisco, California, on June 1–2, 2016. Hosted by U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, the meeting included, among others, Maroš Šefčovič, the European Union’s Vice President for Energy Union; Carlos Moedas, the EU’s Commissioner for Research, Science, and Innovation.…

EU will grant open-access to all scientific papers by 2020

The Competitiveness Council - a gathering of ministers of science, innovation, trade, and industry from the EU member states - agreed on an ambitious new open-access (OA) target. All scientific papers should be freely available by 2020. The OA goal is part of a broader set of recommendations in support…

A Call on ERC Advanced Grants 2016 open - researchers of any nationality eligible to apply

The ERC has launched a Call for proposals on ERC Advanced Grants 2016. ERC 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. This action is open to researchers of…

EU-US Matchmaking event at Hannover Messe

The Hannover Messe 2016 with its focus on industry 2.0 and this year’s official Partner Country USA was the opportunity to put the EU-US Cooperation Arrangement on Clusters into practice. The ECCP decided to use this opportunity to facilitate cluster based industrial, trade and investment cooperation in a cross-sectoral matchmaking…

Mobile app for EU-US ICT collaboration – give your opinion

Mobile app for EU-US ICT collaboration – give your opinion.Clusters with members and activity in 5G, Big Data, CPS/IoT, or interest in the topics of smart cities, smart transport, smart energy… and EU-US R&D and policy collaboration can now give their opinion on a mobile app development: the PICASSO EU-project…

BILAT USA 4.0 Information Sharing Session on "US/NIH research funding opportunities for EU researchers / research managers”

BILAT USA 4.0 invited the European research and research managers community to participate in a half-day workshop on US/NIH Funding Opportunities and Grants Management to Bonn, Germany on 18 March 2016. The principal aim of this efficient workshop was to enable participants to learn about open and current funding opportunities…