MEMO/16/2604  25-07-2016 - Horizon 2020: Work Programme update supports competitiveness through open science. 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 25 July 2016 Spanning seven years (2014 to 2020) and working with a budget of €77 billion, Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU research and innovation funding programme ever. Today, the European Commission confirmed the calls and other actions of the second year of...
IP/16/2486  14-07-2016 - Innovation performance compared: How innovative is your country? 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 July 2016 Today the Commission released the 2016 results of the European Innovation Scoreboard, the Regional Innovation Scoreboard and the Innobarometer. The main findings are that EU innovation is catching up with Japan and the US, Sweden is once again the innovation leader,...
MEMO/16/2487  14-07-2016 - Innovation performance compared: How innovative is your country? 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 14 July 2016 Questions and answers EUROPEAN INNOVATION SCOREBOARD What is the European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS)? The European Innovation Scoreboard[1] provides a comparative assessment of research and innovation performance and the relative strengths and weaknesses of national research and innovation systems.
IP/16/2063  03-06-2016 - European Union joins Mission Innovation, a global initiative on clean energy 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 3 June 2016 As the 21st member of Mission Innovation the EU will accelerate global clean energy innovation with the objective to make clean energy widely affordable. The European Union has joined Mission Innovation, a global initiative on clean energy, at its inaugural ministerial...
IP/16/1785  19-05-2016 - Armenia joins Horizon 2020 to work with EU in research and innovation 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 May 2016 Researchers and innovators from Armenia will now have full access to Horizon 2020, the EU's research and innovation funding programme, under the same conditions as their counterparts from EU Member States and other associated countries.
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...