SPEECH/17/703  21-03-2017 - 10th anniversary of the European Research Council - Speech by Commissioner Moedas 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 21 March 2017 Ladies and gentlemen. Good morning and welcome! Thank you for coming. Today's event is one of the most important in my tenure as a Commissioner for one simple reason: You are our jewel in the crown.
AGENDA/17/468  06-03-2017 - 13-19 March: ERC Week to mark the 10th anniversary of the European Research Council 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: To mark its 10th anniversary, the European Research Council (ERC) is organising an "ERC week" on 13 - 19 March that will see more than 100 events taking place across Europe and beyond to promote the ERC's successful decade in funding some of...
IP/17/481  08-03-2017 - 2017 EU Prize for Women Innovators: Commission awards four outstanding entrepreneurs 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 8 March 2017 At an award ceremony in Brussels on International Women's Day, Commissioner Carlos Moedas and Vice-President of the European Parliament Mairead McGuinness announced the four winners of the 2017 Horizon 2020-funded EU Prize for Women Innovators.
IP/17/205  06-02-2017 - Health research: Commission awards €1 million to breakthrough test which distinguishes between viral or bacterial infections 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Leuven, 6 February 2017 Today's awards to outstanding health research projects are part of the Commission's efforts to promote better use of antibiotics and fight the growing problem of antimicrobial resistance.
SPEECH/16/4206  01-12-2016 - Speech by Commissioner Carlos Moedas at the SET Plan 2016 – Central European Conference on Energy Union 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Brussels, 1 December 2016 Commissioner Carlos Moedas - Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation     Ladies and gentlemen,   Energy is fundamental to our economy. To our environment. And to our way of life.
IP/16/3567  28-10-2016 - Human and Animal Health: Commission continues fight against Antimicrobial Resistance with announcement of second Action Plan 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 October 2016 The EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis confirmed the renewed commitment in tackling antimicrobial resistance (AMR) that is one of the biggest health threats facing humanity today.
IP/16/3444  18-10-2016 - Commission proposes first research partnership in the Mediterranean to increase food and water sustainability 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 18 October 2016 Commission proposed first research partnership of its kind in the Mediterranean Area to develop much-needed novel solutions for sustainable water management and food production.
MEMO/16/3472  18-10-2016 - Questions & Answers: PRIMA initiative 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 18 October 2016 Commission proposed first research partnership of its kind in the Mediterranean Area to develop much-needed novel solutions for sustainable water management and food production.
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,...