• Posted 02-Sep-2019

How to balance clout with precision in EU research partnerships

The European Commission is seeking input on its plan for implementing Horizon Europe, the next research programme, which includes 44 suggestions for research partnerships with industry and member states.


  • Posted 02-Sep-2019

Mariana Mazzucato: my guide to successful research missions

Mariana Mazzucato, in a new report ‘Governing Missions’, in which she sets out her formula for implementing these large scale research projects.


  • Posted 02-Sep-2019

Step by step, world leaders strive to find consensus on AI development

Around the world, excitement about artificial intelligence (AI) is spurring new investment, companies, labs, products – and plenty of work for those trying to figure out how to regulate it internationally.


  • Posted 02-Sep-2019

UK science minister sees ‘glimmer of hope’ in Brexit talks on research

UK science minister, Chris Skidmore, says there’s now a “glimmer of hope” for reaching a flexible future research relationship with the EU, following last week’s decision by Brussels to extend grant payments to UK-based researchers even in the event of a no-deal Brexit.


  • Posted 02-Sep-2019

European Commission Joint Research Centre opens world-class laboratories to researchers

Researchers from across Europe will now have even more opportunities to use the Joint Research Centre's state-of-the-art facilities.