Glossary

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

Acquis Communautaire or Community acquis - Acquis Associated countries - AC

B

Beneficiary

Billateral Cooperation Programme

B

Brokerage event

C

Calls for Proposals Candidate Country - CC Capacities (FP7) Cluster Cohesion Funds / Cohesion Policy Collaborative Projects - CP Committee of Regions Community Research and Development Information Service - CORDIS Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme - CIP Consortium / Consortium Agreement Consultations Cooperation (FP7) Coordination and Support Action - CSA COST / COST Actions / COST Near Neighbour Scheme Cross-Border Cooperation - CBC Current Research Information Systems - CRIS (euroCRIS)

D

Danube Region - DR Danube Transnational Programme - DTP Deliverable Directorate General - DG

E

Electronic Proposal Submission System - EPSS Enlargement / Accession to the European Union Enterprise Europe Network - EEN Entrepreneurial Discovery Process - EDP Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme - EIP ERA-NET Erasmus + (2014-2020) - Erasmus Mundus EU Member States - EU MS EURAXESS EUREKA Europe 2020 European Agencies European Association of Research Managers and Administrators - EARMA European Atomic Energy Community - EURATOM European Commission - EC European Cooperation in the fields of Scientific and Technical Research - COST European Council European Innovation Partnerships - EIP European Institute of Innovation and Technology - EIT European Investment Bank - EIB European Parliament - EP European Patent European Regional Development Fund - ERDF European Research Area - ERA European Research Area Committee - ERAC European Research Council - ERC European Research Infrastructure Consortium - ERIC European Science Foundation - ESF European Strategy Forum on Research Infrastructures - ESFRI European Technology Platform - ETP European Territorial Cooperation - ETC European University Association - EUA Eurostars EU's Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development - FP7 EU's Sixth Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development - FP6 EU Strategy for the Danube Region - EUSDR Evaluation Evaluation Summary Report - ESR Executive Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation - EACI

F

Feasibility study Framework Programmes for Research and Technological Development - FP Funding sheme

G

Grant Agreement Green Paper

H

Horizon 2020 - H2020

I

Ideas (FP7) Information Communication Technologies Policy Support Programme - ICT-PSP Information Days Instrument for Pre-Accession - IPA Intellectual Property Rights - IPR Intelligent Energy Europe Programme - IEE International Cooperation Partner Countries (in FP) - ICPC Intra-ACP mobility scheme

J

Joint Assistance to Support Projects in European Regions - JASPERS Joint Programming Initiatives - JPIs Joint Research Centre - JRC Joint Technology Initiatives - JTI

K

Knowledge and Innovation Communities - KIC

L

Legal entity Lifelong Learning Programme - LLP

M

Marie Curie Actions (FP7 People) Mediterranean Programme - MED Member States - MS Memorandum of Unterstanding - MoU Multi-annual indicative planning document - MIPD

N

National Contact Point - NCP National Information Point - NIP National IPA Coordinator - NIPAC Neighbourhood Policy - ENP Networks of Excellence - NoE North Atlantic Treaty Organisation - NATO

P

Participant Portal Patent People (FP7) Potential Candidate Country Pre-accession strategy Programme for the Competitiveness of enterprises and SMEs 2014-2020 - COSME Programme owners and programme managers

R

Research and Technological Development - RTD Research Executive Agency - REA Research Infrastructure - RI Risk-Sharing Finance Facility - RSFF

S

Scientific and Technological Cooperation Agreements Small or medium sized Enterprises - SME Smart Specialisation South East Europe - SEE Specific International Cooperation Actions - SICA Specific Programmes of FP7 - SP Structural Funds and Cohesion Fund

T

Technology Transfer - TT TEMPUS Third Countries Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union - TFEU Twinning

U

Unique Registration Facility / Participant Identification Code / Legal Entity Appointed Representative - URF / PIC / LEAR Universities

W

Western Balkans - WB or WBC White Paper Work Package - WP Work Programme - WP