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Partner Search in EC's participant Portal

The EC just launched a new partner search tool on the participant portal! Did you already try it out?

Workshop on Horizon 2020 and EU Funding possibilities for US Researchers and Faculty

The Miami-Florida Jean Monnet Center of Excellence at FIU, in collaboration with FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, organized under the framework of BILAT USA 4.0 a practical workshop EU-US research collaboration and funding opportunities in Horizon 2020, the European framework program for research and innovation for FIU faculty.…

EU will invest €1B to encourage foreign participation in Horizon 2020

According to the Éanna Kelly’s report on Science Business, based on the presentation of Maria Cristina Russo, director for international cooperation at the European Commission’s research directorate during the Science|Business Conference on 27 June 2017, the EC will allocate €1 billion to increase international cooperation within the H2020 programme via…

Ways of Stakeholder Engagement in Joint Programming Initiatives, ERA-Learn 2020 Policy Brief

ERA-LEARN 2020 is a support action (CSA) funded by Horizon 2020 as a support platform for the Public-Public-Partnerships (P2P) community.

Call for proposals for the Pilot project Erasmus for Young entrepreneurs (EYE) Global

This call for proposals concerns the implementation of a pilot project initiated by the European Parliament on the geographical extension of the current "Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs" (EYE) programme. It aims to further foster cross-border transfer of knowledge and experience, entrepreneurial culture and entrepreneurship.

Departments of Agriculture and Energy Announce Up to $9 Million through the Interagency Biomass Research and Development Initiative

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), announced that up to $9 million in funding will be made available through the Biomass Research and Development Initiative (BRDI) to increase the nation’s energy independence by supporting…

Competitiveness Ministers discuss economic rationale for public R&I funding

On 29 and 30 May 2017, the Council Competitiveness took place in Brussels. During the session of the "Research“ part on 30 May, the Council adopted Conclusions on "Streamlining the R&I monitoring and reporting landscape", and held an exchange of views on the economic rationale for public R&I funding and…

Trans-Atlantic Symposium on ICT Technology and Policy, Minneapolis, USA

BILAT USA 4.0 is pleased to invite you to the “Trans-Atlantic Symposium on ICT Technology and Policy – 5G Networks, Big Data, Internet of Things and Cyber-Physical Systems for a Smart Society” to be held in Minneapolis, June 19-20, 2017. The event is organized by the PICASSO project…

Very successful high-level mission to the U.S. and cluster matchmaking event organized by BILATUSA4.0

From the 15th to the 19th of May 2017, a delegation visit of 19 European cluster organisations from 10 EU countries to the United States (U.S.) was organised by BILAT USA 4.0 www.euussciencetechnology.eu and the European Cluster Collaboration Platform (ECCP) www.clustercollaboration.eu. The full-week event was highly appreciated by the participants…