Europe abandons plans for ‘flagship’ billion-euro research projects

Fonte: Science DAVID AUSSERHOFER/MDC Europe abandons plans for ‘flagship’ billion-euro research projects By Kai KupferschmidtMay. 14, 2019 , 3:20 PM When Martin Lohse, scientific director of the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine here, welcomed participants to the kick-off meeting for a massive biomedical consortium last week, he wished them well, even though they would…

Un italiano alla presidenza dell’European Research Council

Il nuovo Presidente dell’European Research Council è italiano, anzi padovano, si tratta del Professor Mauro Ferrari Mauro Ferrari (Padova, 1959) è uno scienziato italiano, impegnato principalmente nella ricerca sulle nanotecnologie e nel campo della bioingegneria applicate in medicina. È presidente e CEO del Houston Methodist Research Institute, direttore dal 2013 dell’Institute of Academic Medicine del Methodist…

Nobel laureates and business leaders unite to urge for investment in EU research and innovation

https://www.ert.eu/document/nobel-laureates-and-business-leaders-unite-urge-investment-eu-research-and-innovation European firms are at their best and most competitive when our continent’s higher education and research institutions are at their most innovative. That is why the leaders of Europe’s biggest employers are clear that an ambitious programme of funding must be a priority for the EU budget as it seeks to deliver broad-based growth,…

Leading research universities in central Europe reject geographic funds allocation in Horizon Europe

Fonte: Science Business University heads disagree with Romanian MEP’s proposal that geographic evaluation criteria in the EU 2021 – 2027 research programme could fix EU’s research innovation divide. Excellence is what counts, they say By Florin Zubascu   A delegation of CE7 and LERU universities at a meeting in Warsaw. Photo: Veerle Van Kerckhove, LERU A group…

ESFRI supporterà sei nuove infrastrutture di ricerca europee

Fonte: Commissione Europea NEWS 11 September 2018 Vienna, Austria Research and Innovation European list of strategic research infrastructures expands into new areas   Biotechnology, food and nutrition, material testing, holocaust and natural environment are among the topics covered by the six new pan-European research infrastructure projects that were announced today as part of the 2018 roadmap of the European…

ERC, budget 2019 di 2 mld di euro per ricercatori di eccellenza

Roma, 7 set. (askanews) – Con oltre 2 miliardi di euro il budget 2019 dell’European Research Council si presenta come il più ricco di sempre. La dotazione prevista nel Work Programme per il prossimo anno, presentato dal Consiglio Scientifico dell’ERC e pubblicato sul sito dell’istituzione europea, è destinata soprattutto a giovani ricercatori, a inizio e…