The updated Horizon 2020 Work Programme provides €47 million to kick-start the large-scale research initiative on future battery technologies previously announced in the Commission Strategic Action Plan for Batteries.
For a teenage refugee starting a new life in Europe, going to school and using digital media form a big part of navigating an unfamiliar society. But appropriate interventions at school and online could help them feel more at home in a new country.
The Austrian Science Fund, the Czech Science Foundation, Poland’s National Science Centre and the Slovenian Research Agency have formed a partnership to boost cooperation in the region through joint funding and evaluation of cross-border research projects.
The European Commission has adopted and published the updated work programme for Horizon 2020, including the part on Future and Emerging Technologies (FET). From now until the end of Horizon 2020, nearly 1 B€ will support high-risk interdisciplinary research on the technologies of the future.
On the 2nd of July 2019, the European Office of Cyprus successfully organised, in the premises of the Spanish Office of Science and Technology, in Brussels, an IGLO Open event on the topic of European Defence.
RISE, the Centre of Excellence in Research and Innovation in the fields of Interactive Media Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies, and Emphasis DigiWorld SA, the company that apply machine-to-machine (M2M), industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and visualize using web/mobile technologies to support real-time decision making and optimize business processes in various sectors, have agreed to collaborate in research and innovation.
The StoRES project focuses on the Photovoltaic (PV) technology coupled with energy storage and, more specifically, on the implementation of hybrid PV and Energy Storage Systems (ESS) in households and small communities in Mediterranean countries with a high solar irradiance potential.
PRISMA, a two year Erasmus+ project implemented by CARDET in Cyprus, is currently working on developing a tool to evaluate and categorize good practices in promoting the active inclusion of migrants in designing learning programmes.
Το Ευρωπαϊκό Γραφείο Κύπρου συμμετείχε στην 22η διημερίδα τμημάτων/γραφείων Διεθνών, Δημοσίων Σχέσεων και Ευρωπαϊκών Προγραμμάτων των Ελληνικών Πανεπιστημίων, που πραγματοποιήθηκε στις 26, 27 και 28 Ιουνίου 2019 στη Λευκωσία.