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100 Gbps link to Europe lights up to delight researchers

AEConnect cable expands university research networking Researchers are getting another 100 Gbps of dedicated connectivity between America and Europe, courtesy of a link on the AEConnect cable activated by Indiana University.

FAQ on EU-US Implementing Arrangement

On 17 October 2016 the European Commission and the US Government signed an arrangement which facilitates cooperation between US organisations and Horizon 2020 participants. The aim of the arrangement is to enable US researchers to cooperate with Horizon 2020 projects outside the framework of the grant agreement, and to increase…

Practical Guide to Improving Gender Equality in Research Organisations

On 6 February 2017, Science Europe published a Practical Guide to Improving Gender Equality in Research Organisations. This guide aims at providing a backbone for the implementation of gender equality in different research funding and performing organisations across Europe. It starts by listing recommendations for the implementation of appropriate indicators,…

Public Consultation: PICASSO project Opportunity Reports “Towards Enhanced EU‐US ICT Pre‐competitive Collaboration” – Please provide feedback before February 20, 2017!

Opportunity Reports “Towards Enhanced EU‐US ICT Pre‐competitive Collaboration” The PICASSO thematic ICT Expert Groups, focusing on the strategic ICT technology areas 5G Networks, Big Data, and Internet of Things / Cyber-physical Systems (IoT/CPS) in relation to societal challenges, are working on thematic opportunity reports “Towards Enhanced EU‐US ICT Pre‐competitive Collaboration”.…

Joint Transnational Call "Ageing and Place in a digitising world“ of the JPI MYBL is open!

Guidelines for Applicants 2017 Proposal Form CALL TEXT (download all specific information about the call) Proposal Submission Platform (available soon)

The 2017 Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative (YTILI) Fellowship Program

The 2017 Young Transatlantic Innovation Leaders Initiative (YTILI) Fellowship Program application period opens on January 9, 2017 and closes on February 6, 2017 at 5:00 pm EST. To access the application portal, please visit the YTILI website.

Report on U.S. Funding Opportunities for EU Researchers is now available

To increase awareness about which US funding sources are appropriate and viable to EU researchers, BILAT USA4.0 produced this report and its accompanying database to solve part of this problem: helping EU researchers find potential sources of US funding.

EU-U.S. Relations: Regional and Global Challenges for the Next U.S. Administration and Congress

This event was organized by the EU Delegation to the U.S., in partnership with the International Republican Institute, the National Democratic Institute and the European Parliament Liaison Office to the U.S. Congress.

Report on EU and MS/AC funding Opportunities for U.S. researchers is available!

The overall objective of this report is to inform the US Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) community about the funding opportunities that are available at European Union (EU), Member States (MS) and Associated Countries (AC) in a comprehensive way.