SPEECH/14/638  29-09-2014 - Opening speech at the World Ocean Council 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Máire GEOGHEGAN-QUINN European Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science World Ocean Council New York, 29 September 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, I am delighted to be with you today in New York City – right on the edge of the North Atlantic.
IP/14/1046  26-09-2014 - Keeping EU seaside communities safe from flooding 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 26 September 2014 Caption: Local authorities in Italy’s Emilia-Romagna region are using the MICORE projet’s Storm Impact Early Warning System to help them respond more effectively to flooding. A room with a seaside view is a luxury for most.
IP/14/1027  23-09-2014 - Europe's top young scientists chosen in Warsaw 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Warsaw, 23 September 2014 Finally, the wait was over. For the past week, the University of Warsaw library had been packed with promising young scientists. 110 researchers aged 14 to 20 presented their projects during an intense competition, in the hope of impressing an international jury.
MEMO/14/536  23-09-2014 - 26 years of the European Union Contest for Young Scientists 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 23 September 2014 What is the European Union Contest for Young Scientists (EUCYS)? The Contest was initiated in 1989 when then European Commission President Jacques Delors took up a challenge from Royal Philips Electronics of the Netherlands to organise a Europe-wide student science fair.
IP/14/1021  19-09-2014 - Better volcano forecasting boosted by EU funding 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 19 September 2014 Caption: Baldur Bergsson from the EU-funded FUTUREVOLC project takes gas measurements at the Holuhraun lava flow in Iceland. Download here the picture in high quality. Volcanic eruptions are notoriously difficult to predict.
IP/14/1015  18-09-2014 - EU SME Instrument: first 155 winners of grants announced 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 September 2014 The European Commission has today published a list of the 155 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that will be first to benefit from its new €3 billion SME Instrument.
IP/14/1003  16-09-2014 - EU 'single market for research' now depends on national reforms, study finds 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 September 2014 The ERA partnership between Member States, research stakeholders and the Commission has made good progress in delivering ERA. The conditions for achieving a European Research Area (ERA), where researchers and scientific knowledge can circulate freely, are in place at the European level.
SPEECH/14/602  16-09-2014 - Speech - Debate on the Horizon 2020 structural shortage of payment 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Máire GEOGHEGAN-QUINN European Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science Speech - European Parliament Strasbourg, 16 September 2014 Mr President, I would like to thank you very much for organising the debate in the plenary session today on the Horizon 2020 structural shortage of payment.
IP/14/990  11-09-2014 - EU project hunts for natural substitutes to synthetics 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 11 September 2014 Caption: Xanthostemon pubescens: A plant from New Caledonia that was studied by AGROCOS to discover novel bioactive cosmetic ingredients. © Vincent Dumontet, CNRS.
SPEECH/14/597  12-09-2014 - Tackling global challenges: EU-Canada research cooperation 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Máire GEOGHEGAN-QUINN European Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science Speech at the Canada Public Policy Forum Ottawa, 10 September 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, I am delighted to have the chance to address you today. I am enjoying my visit to Canada very much.