Category Archives: Innovation

LAMY REPORT ADVOCATES DOUBLING EUROPE’S R&I BUDGET POST-2020

The much-awaited Lamy report on the future of the EU research and innovation programmes was presented by the former director general of the World Trade Organisation, Pascal Lamy, at the beginning of July in Brussels. It contains a numer of … Continue reading

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PLAN FOR EUROPEAN INNOVATION COUNCIL TAKES FORM

Subject to much anticipation among the European research and innovation community since it was first mooted by EU Research Commissioner Carlos Moedas, the draft work programme for the European Innovation Council provides an outline for the pilot preparatory phase. As … Continue reading

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FP9 STANDS GOOD CHANCE OF AVOIDING EU BUDGET CUTS

Günther Oettinger, the EU Budget Commissioner, has said that research should be the only programme spared spending cuts as the EU debates how to balance the books for the next 7-year funding period faced with the loss of the UK’s … Continue reading

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BUSINESS INSIGHT: EMBRACING “PUSH-BACK”

A new business insight provided by Roger La Salle, innovation thought leader and pioneer of “Matrix Thinking”™ Mr La Salle will be delivering a one-day workshop on Opportunity Capture at the TII Summer School in Lyon (2-6 October 2017).   … Continue reading

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PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON HOW TO GET MORE IMPACT FROM RESEARCH AND INNOVATION

Science|Business has launched a survey on behalf of the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union regarding the importance of research and innovation in Europe. As Estonia takes up its leadership role over the second half of 2017, … Continue reading

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ERICENA MATCHMAKING TOUR TO CHINA – OCTOBER 2017

ERICENA is the European Research and Innovation Centre of Excellence in China, which has been set up to connect and support European researchers, entrepreneurs and businesses in the Chinese market in order to help strengthen Europe’s position as a world … Continue reading

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SCIENCE|BUSINESS CONFERENCE : DEBATING PRIORITIES FOR A COMPETITIVE EUROPE

Science|Business is organising a conference with EU Commissioner for Research Carlos Moedas in Brussels on 6 September from 15.00 to 17.30. The starting point for the discussion is the recent report released by Pascal Lamy which proposes a doubling of … Continue reading

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