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Month: October 2017

Research on Online Business Models Infringing IPRs

On 24 October 2017 the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) launched a new report regarding intellectual property rights infringement and domain name abuse. Namely, in a two month period between December 2016 and January 2017, more than 27,000 e-shops in four EU Member States may have marketed products which infringe trade marks. The report…
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2017-10-31 0

Using health records to help clinical research

New treatments must be tested in clinical trials to ensure they are safe and effective. The EU and industry-funded EHR4CR project has enabled scientists to find suitable patients by searching millions of medical records while keeping personal data secure. Source: Research Information Centre Using health records to help clinical research


2017-10-31 0

Horizon 2020 Work Programme from 2018 to 2020

The European Commission has announced how it will spend €30 billion of the EU research and innovation funding programme Horizon 2020 during 2018-2020, including €2.7 billion to kick-start a European Innovation Council. The 2018-2020 Work Programme builds on the success of Horizon 2020 and takes account of the extensive interim evaluation of the programme. The…
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2017-10-30 0

San Marino joins TMview and Designview

As of 16 October 2017, The Patents and Trade marks Office of the Republic of San Marino (USBM) has made its trade mark and design data available to the TMview and Designview search tools. With the addition of the USBM data base, TMview now contains data from 60 participating offices and Designview from 58 offices.…
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2017-10-30 0

How will the new intelligent breed of ROVs benefit us?

If an undersea mission is too deep or risky for human divers, researchers can send down an ROV, as we discover in the French city of Marseille. Source: Research Information Centre How will the new intelligent breed of ROVs benefit us?


2017-10-30 0

Review, reflect, recommend and innovate for conflict prevention

In a bid to improve the EU’s conflict-prevention and peacebuilding interventions, EU-funded researchers are assessing the EU’s past and ongoing initiatives in several countries around the world. They will then formulate recommendations on what to do in the future. Source: Research Information Centre Review, reflect, recommend and innovate for conflict prevention


2017-10-30 0

Nuclear Fission, Fusion and Radiation Protection Research

Identifier: NFRP-2018Pillar: Euratom Research and Training Programme 2014-2018Planned Opening Date: Deadline: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 17:00:00 (Brussels local time) Source: EU Programmes 2014-2020 Calls Nuclear Fission, Fusion and Radiation Protection Research


2017-10-27 0

2018-2020 Digitising and Transforming European Industry and Services: Automated Road Transport

Identifier: H2020-DT-ART-2018-2019-2020Pillar: Societal ChallengesPlanned Opening Date: Deadline: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 17:00:00 (Brussels local time) Source: EU Programmes 2014-2020 Calls 2018-2020 Digitising and Transforming European Industry and Services: Automated Road Transport


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Blue Growth

Identifier: H2020-BG-2018-2020Pillar: Societal ChallengesPlanned Opening Date: Deadline: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 17:00:00 (Brussels local time) Source: EU Programmes 2014-2020 Calls Blue Growth


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Rural Renaissance

Identifier: H2020-RUR-2018-2020Pillar: Societal ChallengesPlanned Opening Date: Deadline: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 17:00:00 (Brussels local time) Source: EU Programmes 2014-2020 Calls Rural Renaissance


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