On 27 February 2017, the Commission amended the Horizon 2020 model grant agreements, providing, among other changes, clarifications, corrections and new rules in favour of beneficiaries that can be applied retroactively to grants signed with the previous version.
At the end of March 2017, the European Commission is launching the third edition of the European Capital of Innovation award, to celebrate the most innovative European city after Barcelona (2014) and Amsterdam (2016).
The European Commission and the Government of the United States of America concluded an Implementing Arrangement that simplifies the cooperation between Horizon 2020 projects and US entities. A document containing a list of frequently asked questions for this type of cooperation is now available under:
Access4SMEs is a 30-month coordination and support action directed at Horizon 2020 National Contact Points in the domains of SMEs and access to risk finance, identifying and sharing good practices across SME/Industry dedicated instruments in Horizon 2020 and fostering the use of financ