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Innovation Convention 2011

This first edition of the Innovation Convention will be opened by President Barroso one year after the adoption of the Innovation Union flagship initiative, the EU's roadmap to turn Europe into a more innovation-friendly and competitive continent.


9th ITS European Congress and Exhibition

The 9th ITS European Congress and Exhibition will be held in 4-7 June 2013 at the Convention Centre Dublin (CCD). All regions face similar challenges in delivering sustainable transport solutions to meet their current and future mobility requirements. Transport authorities are aware of the real needs specific to their region but often find it difficult to identify detailed information on targeted ITS solutions that would deliver direct and tangible positive outcomes.


How can European countries open the door to Japan and Korea? The EU Gateway Programme

As a newcomer to the Japanese or Korean market, how can a company raise the visibility of its brand in these two countries, identify distributors and importers or discover current and future trends? Since its start in 1994, the EU Gateway Programme has been helping European companies to do just that. Funded by the European Union, EU Gateway organises five-day business missions to Japan and Korea in high technology and design sectors.


2nd Innovation Convention

The 2nd Innovation Convention will take place on 10 and 11 March 2014 in Brussels, Belgium.

The first edition was described by a leading technology website as “a creative collusion of some of the world’s brightest people from across all sectors involved in research, innovation and science”.

This second edition will be even bigger and better, with over 2000 participants.


An industrial renaissance - 6 June 2013: Conference in Brussels on ways to promote reindustrialisation in Europe

Following the European Commission blueprint for raising industry’s contribution to EU GDP from 15.2% to 20% by 2020, a conference on Industrial Policy on 6 June 2013 in Brussels, Charlemagne Building, will focus on progress made so far and what urgent further action can bring immediate benefits to help restore industrial growth.


EU research funding opportunities for neighbourhood partners: Α comprehensive guide

The European Commission's new edition of its 'Practical Guide to EU Funding Opportunities for Research and Innovation' contains valuable and clear information about European Union research and innovation funding opportunities available to the 16 European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument countries (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Occupied Palestinian Territory, Syria, Tunisia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine, Russia).


The Path to Growth: Achieving Excellence in Business Friendly Public Administration

The quality of public administration is an important driver of Europe’s competitiveness. The Europe 2020 strategy -the EU's growth strategy for this decade- stresses that competitiveness is the result of the interplay of diverse factors, and within that context it emphasises the importance of an efficient, effective and transparent public administration. Modernising public administration is a key issue to restoring competitiveness in a number of Member States.