EIC-EIT: working closer together for Europe’s innovators

The European Commission has announced today the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding between the European Innovation Council (EIC) and the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) to reinforce their cooperation to support the best European entrepreneurs. This will enable innovators, innovative SMEs and start-ups, higher education institutions and...

Stefano Zanero guest of the Information Technologies SERIES

…..continues the SERIES of meetings with Italian personalities of the Research and Innovation World. The Information Technologies SERIES has become a real format, a kind of media in its own right, not television or traditional, it is a talk show formula around which a real community has been created. A...

Webinar: Research Opportunities in Europe

The webinar will be hosted virtually by the European Union Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign   Europe has a vibrant and exciting science and technology culture and offers many excellent and generous career funding opportunities for researchers and innovators, no matter where they come from in the...

Apply to CIC Miami’s 19for51 grant program

CIC Miami has partnered with General Assembly to provide free business growth services and education to 19 historically under-resourced entrepreneurs for 51 business days. Innovation is born through the power of creative collaboration. For twenty years, CIC has been a physical convener of activity, enabling and spurring conversations and growth...

NEXTOWER, the new project in concentrated solar power coordinated by ENEA

Two prototypes under construction in Italy and Spain with new ultra-resistant materials for solar towers and thermal storage   Developing ultra-resistant materials and innovative technologies for energy storage to improve performance, life cycle and competitiveness of concentrated solar power plants (CSP). These are the objectives of the European project NEXTOWER...

Low cost and efficient system to produce electricity and heat from waste

Generating electricity and heat from waste and scraps more efficiently and cheaply thanks to a state-of-the-art system for biomass, residues and wastewater gasification patented by the ENEA Bioenergy, Biorefinery and Green Chemistry Division. The project was designed based on the expertise acquired over the years on the various gasification technologies,...

EU project to redesign companies’ production systems

Raising awareness through training courses addressed at investors and companies to redefine production systems consistent with a circular economy approach. This is the main objective of the European project Circular Learning Hub (CL-Hub), funded by EIT Climate-KIC as part of the program Education and coordinated by Polytechnic University of Marche...

Sixth Annual Meeting of the European Scientific Diasporas in North America

EURAXESS North America’s flagship meeting bringing together European scientific researchers in the U.S. and Canada is now open for registration. The Sixth Annual Meeting of the European Scientific Diasporas in North America’s theme is Cross-Border Researcher Mobility in the Age of COVID-19, opening discussions on the challenges of the coronavirus...

Labs, Leaders, Critical Connections Virtual Meeting

Labs, Leaders, Critical Connections, an end-of-year virtual meeting hosted by the Rosalind Franklin Society, will highlight astounding accomplishments of women and minorities in science as well as significant challenges yet to be addressed. GEN Senior Editors Kevin Davies and Julianna LeMieux, alongside experts in the field, will lead exciting, in-depth panel...