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ERA-NET SusAn 1st Projects Seminar
ERA-NET SusAn 1st Projects Seminar
Published Nov 23, 2017
ERA-NET SusAn is organising it first Projects Seminar taking place in Bilbao, Spain, on 23 and 24 november 2017. The objectives of the seminar are to: present ERA-NET SusAn and its communication an…Read more
Bioeconomy Manifesto presented at Bioeconomy Policy Day on 16 November in Brussels
Bioeconomy Manifesto presented at Bioeconomy Policy Day on 16 November in Brussels
Published Nov 22, 2017
On November 16, the Bioeconomy Policy Day took place in the H2020 Societal Challenge 2 Info Week, with participation from  nine relevant Directorate Generals. The European Commission (EC) presented it…Read more
ICT-AGRI conference on ICT and robotics for a sustainable agriculture
ICT-AGRI conference on ICT and robotics for a sustainable agriculture
Published Nov 13, 2017
This conference, which focuses on digitisation in the agri-food system, will be held in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 24 November 2017. ERA-NET ICT-AGRI2, which will end in December 2017*, is the organisato…Read more
Food2030 conference held: webstreaming available
Food2030 conference held: webstreaming available
Published Oct 24, 2017
The Food2030 conference "Harnessing Research and Innovation for FOOD 2030: A Science Policy Dialogue" took place in Brussels, Belgium on 16 October 2017. It served to disseminate successful European R…Read more
European Bioeconomy congress
European Bioeconomy congress
Published Oct 24, 2017
The European Bioeconomy Congress organised by Lodzkie Region is a periodical event, targeting Polish and intentional businesses, local authorities, scientists and other organisations supporting the bi…Read more
Sumforest held final conference
Sumforest held final conference
Published Oct 24, 2017
ERA-NET Sumforest organised a very succesful final conference on "Bridging research, policy and practice for sustainable forest management" in Barcelona, Spain, on 17 and 18 October 2017. The conferen…Read more
SCAR conference on research and innovation policy, and the role of SCAR in the European Bioeconomy
SCAR conference on research and innovation policy, and the role of SCAR in the European Bioeconomy
Published Oct 23, 2017
This conference will take place in Tallinn, Estonia on 4 and 5 December 2017. It will be organised by the the Estonian Ministry of Rural Affairs in cooperation with the Coordination and Support Action…Read more
Launch of the IV National Dietary Survey in Italy
Launch of the IV National Dietary Survey in Italy
Published Oct 23, 2017
The implementation of national wide dietary surveys is an essential component of surveillance programs and evaluation of food impact on health in European countries. It has been one of the pillars of …Read more
BioTech Research & Innovation Hack 2017
BioTech Research & Innovation Hack 2017
Published Oct 23, 2017
ERA-Net Cofund ERA CoBioTech is organising "The BioTech Research & Innovation Hack 2017"; a public status seminar and exchange day of projects funded within ERA-IB-2, ERASysAPP, ERASynBio and ERA-…Read more
A mission-oriented program for Europe: JPIs ready to take up the challenge
A mission-oriented program for Europe: JPIs ready to take up the challenge
Published Oct 19, 2017
On 3 July 2017, the High Level Group on maximising impact of EU Research and Innovation Programmes, chaired by Pascal Lamy, published their report with recommendations. One of its main recommendations…Read more
ERA-MBT final conference: "Oceans of Opportunities"
ERA-MBT final conference: "Oceans of Opportunities"
Published Oct 19, 2017
After four years of collaboration, the Marine Biotechnology ERA-NET (ERA-MBT) consortium, consisting of 19 partners from 14 countries, will present the achievements of ERA-MBT and the initiatives taki…Read more
FACCE ERA-GAS held successful 1st Research Programme Meeting
FACCE ERA-GAS held successful 1st Research Programme Meeting
Published Oct 17, 2017
Over sixty scientists, funding agencies and stakeholders from across Europe and New Zealand gathered in Wageningen, the Netherlands, on 10 and 11 October 2017 for the first "Research Programme Meeting…Read more
11 SUSFOOD projects will present at EFFoST conference
11 SUSFOOD projects will present at EFFoST conference
Published Oct 17, 2017
Eleven projects funded under the FP7 ERA-NET SUSFOOD calls in 2013 and 2014 will present their work at the 31st International EFFoST conference* in Sitges, Spain on 14 November 2017. Most of these pro…Read more
CAP reform: scientists call for the diversification of agricultural landscapes
CAP reform: scientists call for the diversification of agricultural landscapes
Published Oct 17, 2017
A new BiodivERsA policy has been published on “The Common Agricultural Policy can strengthen biodiversity and ecosystem services by diversifying agricultural landscapes”. This brief considers how the …Read more
JPI Oceans committed four actions
JPI Oceans committed four actions
Published Oct 17, 2017
On the occasion of the high-level "Our Ocean" conference in Malta, hosted by the European Union on 5 and 6 October 2017, the Joint Programming Initiative Healthy and Productive Seas and Oceans (JPI Oc…Read more
ForestValue call for proposals 2017 open
ForestValue call for proposals 2017 open
Published Oct 17, 2017
The new H2020 ERA-NET Cofund ‘ForestValue – Innovating forest-based bioeconomy’ started on 1 October 2017. ForestValue builds on the success of three FP7 forest-related ERA-NETs: WoodWisdom-Net, SUMFO…Read more
Water JPI 2017 joint call is open
Water JPI 2017 joint call is open
Published Oct 16, 2017
The Water JPI has launched a call on the topic “Water resource management in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs)” on 10 October 2017. The call will be funded under th…Read more
Bioenergy and BESTF3 have launched call on biomass within energy systems and the circular economy
Bioenergy and BESTF3 have launched call on biomass within energy systems and the circular economy
Published Oct 16, 2017
The ERA-NET Bioenergy and the ERA-NET COFUND Bioenergy Sustaining the Future (BESTF3) have launched the "12th joint call for Research, Development & Innovation (R&D&I) proposals of the ERA…Read more
PLATFORM Annual Event 2017 on Alignment, Co-creation and Internationalisation held, Rome, Italy, 5-6 Oct
PLATFORM Annual Event 2017 on Alignment, Co-creation and Internationalisation held, Rome, Italy, 5-6 Oct
Published Oct 16, 2017
The PLATFORM Annual Event 2017 was held on 5-6 October in Rome, Italy. The event brought together 55 representatives of the bioeconomy P2P networks to learn about and discuss the issues of alignment, …Read more
Results 12th EuroTransBio call
Results 12th EuroTransBio call
Published Oct 16, 2017
The 12th EuroTransBio (ETB)* joint call closed on 31 January 2017. After evaluation of the eight proposals  submitted to call, ETB recommended four high quality trasnational projects for funding. Fund…Read more
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