ICT Research & Innovation

The ICT sector represents 4.8% of the European economy. It generates 25% of total business expenditure in Research and Development (R&D), and investments in ICT account for 50% of all European productivity growth. EU investments in ICTs are due to increase by about 25% under Horizon 2020 compared to FP7. This EU investment will support the whole chain from basic research to innovation that can deliver new business breakthroughs, often on the basis of emerging technologies. Information and Communication Technologies underpin innovation and competitiveness across private and public sectors and enable scientific progress in all disciplines. (EC) Thus in H2020, ICT-related topics can be found in all priorities, from 'Excellence Science' to 'Industrial Leadership', to 'Societal Challenges'. Please check the updated version (as of July 2016) of the Guide to ICT-related activities in WP 2016-17 which is designed to help potential proposers find ICT-related topics across the different parts of H2020. The European Commission is also organising an Horizon 2020 Calls Info Day on 2 December 2016 in Brussels that is relevant for potential proposers from the Western Balkans as well.

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In Focus: ICT Research & Innovation is in focus of the WBC-RTI.info newsletter in October/November 2016


 

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Events

  • European Innovation Days in History Education

    The European Innovation Days in History Education is the annual main event organised by HISTOLAB which showcases innovative ideas on how to improve, or revolutionise, the teaching of history across...

  • PIT Adria Summit 2022

    The Foreign Trade Chamber of Bosnia and Herzegovina informs the business community that on 01.-02. "PIT Adria Summit 2022" will be held in Tešnje on December 2022. The conference, organized by the ...

  • Horizon Europe info day - Cluster 4 Digital, Industry and Space

    This event aims to inform potential applicants about the funding opportunities of the 2023 calls of Horizon Europe Cluster 4 'Digital, Industry and Space' Work Programme 2023-2024 About the event ...

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Organisations

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Calls

  • EIT HEI Initiative Innovation Capacity Building for Higher Education HEI Call 3

    Building on the success of the previous two calls, the EIT has announced a third call for proposals, inviting higher education institutions to design activities that will improve their entrepreneurial...

  • TNC23 Call for Proposals

    TNC is the largest and most prestigious research and education networking conference which usually attracts a diverse audience of over 800 participants from more than 70 countries and offers a unique ...

  • CBCG FinTech Hackathon

    Together with the Central Bank of Montenegro and the Association of Banks of Montenegro, ICT Cortex is organizing a regional CBCG FinTech Hackathon, for the second time. The theme of this year's regional...

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Links

  • HISTOLAB Digital Hub

    The HISTOLAB Digital Hub aims at bridging the breach between the state-of-the-art in academic history and history education within the classroom and outside it. It aims at promoting a history education...

  • Video: Uniting Competences for a Stronger Europe -Conference

    The international conference in the field of high-performance computing (HPC) – EUROCC/CASTIEL within the framework of the EuroCC project – National Competence Centers in the Framework of EuroHPC and ...

  • European innovation scoreboard 2022

    This provides a comparative analysis of innovation performance in EU countries, other European countries, and regional neighbours. What is the EIS The European Innovation Scoreboard provides...

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