List of Horizon 2020 expert evaluators published
15. Sep 2016
The European Commission has published the lists of experts who evaluated project proposals for the calls of the 2015 Work Programme. For each thematic area and programme of Horizon 2020, the lists give the names of the experts as well as their gender, nationality, most recent employer and fields of expertise.
Consultation on Cloud Computing
06. Sep 2016
The European Commission’s Directorate-General Communications Networks, Content and Technology (DG CONNECT) has started a consultation on research and innovation in the area of Cloud Computing. The results will inform the upcoming Work Programme 2018-2020.
UK Chancellor guarantees funding for British participants in Horizon 2020
18. Aug 2016
In a statement on 13 August 2016, British Chancellor Philip Hammond has reassured that British entities participating in EU projects will continue to receive financing already granted, even after the UK leaves the EU.
Call for tender for a study on the impact of ERC funded projects on researchers’ careers
11. Aug 2016
The ERC Executive Agency (ERCEA) has launched a call for tender for a study investigating the impact of projects funded by the European Research Council (ERC) on the careers of Principal Investigators (PIs) and their team members.
Bratislava Declaration of Young Researchers published
26. Jul 2016
On 19 July 2016 the Bratislava Declaration of Young Researchers was presented at the Competitiveness Council. This declaration – written by young researchers – calls on Member States and the European Commission to recognise the special role that young researchers play in research.
Update H2020 Work Programme 2016/17
25. Jul 2016
On 25 July 2016 the European Commission has published an update of the H2020 Work Programme 2016/17. This update which includes numerous changes and additions replaces the original version of this Work Programme.
Model Grant Agreement updated
20. Jul 2016
On 20 July 2016, new versions (3.0) of the Model Grant Agreements (MGA) for all parts of Horizon 2020 have been published.
RESAVER Pension Fund formally established
18. Jul 2016
After three years of preparation, three founding members of RESAVER, the Central European University (CEU), the Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste and the Central European Research Infrastructure Consortium (CERIC-ERIC), formally signed in to set up the RESAVER Pension Fund on 14 July 2016.