The European Union is committed to becoming the first climate-neutral bloc in the world by 2050. This requires significant investment from both the EU and the national public sector, as well as the private sector.
The European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) are organising a free webinar on their joint call on Lassa Fever Vaccines (LASV).
The Clean Sky 2 Joint Undertaking is due to launch the 11th call for proposals (CfP11) on 28 January 2020. Further call details can be found on the European Commission's online Funding and Tender Opportunities Portal, by entering the search term 'CFP11'.
The archiving of biological material for studying the human genome (DNA) of Cypriot volunteers (healthy and patients’ cohorts), is under way, with the aim of diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of diseases as well as further development of innovative research.
With a great success the International Reference Ionosphere 2019 Workshop took place at the premises of Frederick University in Nicosia. The topic of the workshop was “Improving real-time ionospheric modelling in the European and African Sector” and included the Training session: 2-6 Sep. 2019 and IRI Workshop: 9-13 Sep. 2019.
The HIT project is a European project that provides young people with knowledge and tools to address hate speech towards migrants and minorities. With these tools, they can identify, and then report, these abusive speeches.
The European University Cyprus participates in the second Transnational Meeting of the HALT Project "Halting Harassment and Abuse in Sports using Learning Technologies", which took place in Ljubljana, Slovenia on Friday 18 October 2019.
CERIDES is happy to announce that the project ‘OenoWatch’, which was submitted as an Integrated Project under the Restart 2016-2020 Program of the Research & Innovation Foundation (ΙδΕΚ), has successfully passed the 2nd evaluation phase and will be called to sign a research funding contract. CERIDES, the Center of Excellence of E.U.C. Research Center, will act as the Coordinator for the implementation of the project.
The Dean of the School of Business at the University of Nicosia, Professor Angelika Kokkinaki, together with the Dean of the School of Sciences and Engineering, Dr George Gregoriou, held an official meeting on campus on Tuesday, 8 October 2019 with Dr Zdenka Konecna and Dr Jiri Kriz, Associate Deans of the School of Management at Brno University of Technology.
Member States, experts, companies, and Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs), meet in a workshop on 16 January 2020 to discuss the characteristics of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Testing and Experimentation Facilities for Smart Manufacturing.
The brokerage event will be of particular interest and relevance to members of the Science with and for Society research community who are looking for networking and funding opportunities within Horizon 2020.