The IMI Partnering Platform (set up by the German National Contact Point Life Sciences with support from the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research) has been re-launched for IMI2 and updated with regard to the 1st IMI2 call topics.
This partnering event addresses participants who are planning an application in 2015 for the Societal Challenge 1, Health, demographic change and wellbeing or health related topics in other programs like the Key Enabling Technologies or the Societal Challenge 2.
European Commission published regularly updated questions and answers (Q&As) related to the two eHealth calls of the 2014 Work Program of Horizon 2020 (PHC 26 and PHC 34). The Q&As are meant to help experts submit their project proposal (deadline 15 April 2014).
The Innovation Convention is an essential part of the Innovation Union flagship initiative, the European Union strategy which aims to create an innovation-friendly environment that makes it easier for great ideas to be turned into products and services that will bring our economy growth and
The innovation paradigm in the value chain of the biotech, pharma and healthcare sectors is rapidly changing: most innovation is done through external R&D, partnering and alliances. Stronger relationships and mutual understanding are needed to increase the capacity of all key stakeholders to work effectively in this emerging innovation paradigm.
VP Tajani is organising "missions for Growth" in European and third countries. Through these missions, Europe can also better communicate and promote its policies. These missions, involve political and business meetings and discussions in areas of mutual interest in the fields of Enterprise & Industry policy but do not deal with specific trade policy issues.