What’s on the Horizon for the ERC?

Fonte: European Research Council 9 July 2018 Horizon Europe, an ambitious 100 billion EUR research and innovation programme for 2021 to 2027 was recently proposed by the European Commission. To see what this will mean for the ERC, we interviewed Carlos Moedas, the Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation. Why do we need a revised…

Horizon Europe – the next research and innovation framework programme

https://ec.europa.eu/info/designing-next-research-and-innovation-framework-programme/what-shapes-next-framework-programme_en The Commission’s proposal for Horizon Europe The Commission has published its proposal for Horizon Europe, an ambitious €100 billion research and innovation programme that will succeed Horizon 2020. The proposal was made as part of the EU’s proposal for the next EU long-term budget, the multiannual financial framework (MFF). Various building blocks were taken into account…

ERC third annual impact assessment

Fonte: Nature Europe’s top science funder shows high-risk research pays off The European Research Council publishes its third annual impact assessment of the projects it funds. Inga Vesper A popular and unusual self-review carried out by Europe’s most prestigious science funder is back. The annual assessment, now in its third year, found that nearly one…

ERC Advanced Grants: 16 ricercatori italiani premiati

Roma, 6 apr. (askanews) – Sono 269 i ricercatori che beneficeranno degli Advanced Grants 2017, finanziamenti fino a 2,5 milioni di euro ciascuno che l’European Research Council destina alle migliori menti, di qualsiasi età e nazionalità purché già di alto livello e che svolgano la loro ricerca in Europa, perché possano coltivare le idee più…

Italian election leaves science out in the cold

Italian election leaves science out in the cold Researchers hold out little hope that the next government will improve their underfunded research system. Allison Abbot As campaigning ahead of Italy’s national election enters its final weeks, researchers in the country fear that budget cuts and declining interest in science will only continue — whatever the…

ENEA: La Regione candida il Brasimone per il centro europeo

Dopo la candidatura ufficiale da parte della Regione-Emilia per ospitare l’impianto europea di ricerca per la produzione di energia i sindaci dell’Unione dei comuni dell’Appennino bolognese apprezzano e si mostrano fiduciosi  L’Emilia-Romagna si è ufficialmente candidata a ospitare nella sede Enea sul lago Brasimone, nel territorio di Camugnano, un centro di ricerca europeo per testare…