IP/16/1630  29-04-2016 - Georgia joins Horizon 2020, the EU's Research and Innovation Programme 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2016 Researchers and innovators from Georgia will now be able to participate in Horizon 2020, the EU's framework programme for research and innovation, under the same conditions as their counterparts from EU Member States and other associated countries*.
IP/16/1408  19-04-2016 - European Cloud Initiative to give Europe a global lead in the data-driven economy 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 19 April 2016 The Commission today presented its blueprint for cloud-based services and world-class data infrastructure to ensure science, business and public services reap benefits of big data revolution.
IP/16/1407  20-04-2016 - Commission sets out path to digitise European industry 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 19 April 2016 Delivering on its Strategy to create a Digital Single Market, the Commission today unveiled its plans to help European industry, SMEs, researchers and public authorities make the most of new technologies.
MEMO/16/1409  19-04-2016 - DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET – DIGITISING EUROPEAN INDUSTRY QUESTIONS & ANSWERS 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet QUESTIONS & ANSWERS Brussels, 19 April 2016 QUESTIONS & ANSWERS I. Digitising European industry: Reaping the full benefits of a digital single market What does the Commission propose? Building on and complementing the many national initiatives for digitising industry, such as Industrie 4.0 in Germany,...
SPEECH/16/1225  04-04-2016 - Speech by Commissioner Carlos Moedas in Amsterdam, NL: "Open science: share and succeed" 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Amsterdam, 4 April 2016 Carlos Moedas - Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation Last week, The Washington Post published an article about Alexandra Elbakyan, a 27 year old student from Kazakhstan and Founder of Sci-Hub, an online database of nearly...
IP/16/808  15-03-2016 - EU supports Zika research with €10 million 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 March 2016 The European Commission is today releasing €10 million for research on the Zika virus, currently affecting large parts of Latin America. The most affected country is Brazil, where the World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared that the recent cluster of severe...
MEMO/16/642  08-03-2016 - Q&A - Commission contribution to promote gender equality 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 8 March 2016 On the occasion of International Women's Day, here are the priorities of the Commission in terms of gender equality. What are the priorities of the Commission in terms of gender equality? In December 2015 the Commission published the "Strategic engagement for...
SPEECH/16/548  15-03-2016 - Speech by Commissioner Moedas in Cambridge, UK: "Reinventing European research for the information age" 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Cambridge, UK, 3 March 2016 Carlos Moedas - Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation Ladies and gentlemen, It is a great pleasure to be here in Cambridge today.
IP/16/145  25-01-2016 - EU research funding boosts scientific excellence and competitiveness, report finds 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 January 2016 Investment in research and innovation from the EU budget between 2007 and 2013 has greatly improved scientific excellence in Europe and strengthened its competitiveness by improving industry's capacity to innovate.
MEMO/16/146  25-01-2016 - Commission presents its evaluation of the 7th Framework Programme for Research 
European Commission - European - Fact Sheet Commission Brussels, 25 January 2016 The European Commission has published its ex-post evaluation of the 7th Framework Programme (FP7), the EU's research funding programme between 2007 and 2013. The evaluation is based on a report by an independent group of high level experts, as well as...