ERANet-LAC 2nd Joint Call is launched
The 2nd ERANet-LAC joint call for proposals was launched on 1st December 2015. 32 funding agencies from 26 countries in the EU and the CELAC are participating in this multilateral call with 10 topics from the thematic fields of Biodiversity/Climate, Bioeconomy,Energy, Health and ICT.
PRE-ANNOUNCEMENT of the 2nd ERANet-LAC Joint Call on Research and Innovation
32 funding organizations from 26 member countries in the European Union (EU) and the Community of Latin-American and Caribbean States (CELAC) joined forces to aim for the 2nd ERANet-LAC multilateral call for proposals to be launched on the 01st of December 2015.
ALCUE NET and CONECTA 2020 ICT Technology Platforms Workshop
The ALCUE NET and CONECTA 2020 ICT Technology Platforms Workshop: Connecting European and Latin American Technology Platforms will be held next October 19th at the Fundação Portuguesa das Comunicações.
ALCUE NET / CORDEX Third Workshop on Biodiversity and Climate Change
The Workshop was held 21 to 23 September in Bogotá - Colombia and was organized by the MINCYT, the IDR and COLCIENCIAS in the framework of ALCUE NET activities
Launch of the call for expression of interest 2nd EU-Brazil Technology and Innovation Forum
The 2nd EU-Brazil Technology and Innovation Forum is organized by B.BICE+ consortium in Brussels on 23-24 November 2015. This edition will address the challenges of ST&I cooperation through panel discussions & presentations of success stories and will facilitate the emergence of new partnerships.
JOINT INFORMATION DAY ON R&I COOPERATION OPPORTUNITIES IN LATIN AMERICA, THE CARIBBEAN AND EUROPE
Please save the 24th November for the first Latin American (LA) Information Day, a joint activity of the BILAT projects which promote European cooperation with: Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Mexico, counting with the participation of Panamá and ERANet-LAC funded by the EU under FP7.
“No company innovates to look good or because “it’s cool”; a company innovates because it is a market imperative”, Paulo Mól from IEL
In an interview for the International Relations Division of the Brazilian Institute of Information in Science and Technology (IBICT), Paulo Mól comments about innovation in Brazil.
Interview with Glenda Mezarobba, CNPq Institutional Cooperation Director
In this interview, Mezarobba talks about international cooperation and the strengthening of Science, Technology and Innovation (CT&I) in Brazil and in the world
International Seminar on EU-CELAC Common Research Area: Towards a long-term vision
The Ministry of Science, Technology and Productive Innovation (MINCyT) of Argentina organized the “International Seminar on EU-CELAC Common Research Area: towards a long-term vision”, on September 28th 2015, at “Hotel Conquistador”, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina.
SPACE week in Rome
SPACE Week 2015 will be held in Rome this October
Convocatoria para participar en eventos de TIC en Lisboa
La Dirección Nacional de Relaciones Internacionales del Ministerio de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación Productiva a través del proyecto ALCUE NET, lanza la convocatoria para facilitar la participación de expertos argentinos del área TIC en un Taller sobre Plataformas Tecnológicas
Horizon 2020 Draft Work Programmes 2016-2017 are available on the Internet
The first drafts of the Work Programmes for the 2016-2017 period of Horizon 2020 are now available on the Internet.
ERANet-LAC funding agencies’ workshop for the 2nd Joint Call of research proposals
The ERANet-LAC Funding Agencies' Meeting happened on the 29th and 30th of September 2015, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Workshop on Biodiversity and Climate Change in Bogota, Colombia
The event will be organized by ALCUE NET and CORDEX next 21-23 september in Bogota.
Leadership project launches studies on ICT cooperation between Europe and the Latin American and Caribbean region
These documents are supposed to guide policy makers, academics and industry, both in EU and LAC, in the formulation of policies, programs and funding instruments and projects addressing the development of ICT in both regions.
ALCUE NET Matchmaking Event on Bioeconomy in York
The ALCUE NET upcoming event on Bioeconomy will tacke place in York during the 11th International Conference on Renewable Resources and Biorefineries
Implementation Conference – EU LAC Health Project
In the framework of the EU LAC Health Project, the EU LAC Health Conference will be held in Brussels next June 2nd
Bioeconomy Symposium 2015 in Puerto Madryn, Argentina
The Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation organizes the most relevant bioeconomy meetings of Argentina. 2015 Meetings will be organized in different regions of the country with the assistance of important national and international experts in this field.
Open Calls between Brazil and Germany
B.BICE+ launches two calls supporting working visits of research and innovation actors from Europe and Brazil. Applications will be accepted until Monday 06th April.
Environment Seminar: Exchanging Bi-regional Experiences on Climate Services to Identify Joint Activities in Buenos Aires
On the framework of the 10th Anniversary of the Liaison Office Argentina-EU Science, Technology and Innovation, the Environment Seminar was held on the 9th and March 10 at the National Academy of Exact, Physical and Natural Sciences in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Second transnational call for research projects within the Joint Programming initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance 2015
The JPI AMR is pleased to announce its 2nd joint call for transnational research projects in antimicrobial resistance. This call represents a unique opportunity for Europe and Argentina to overcome antimicrobial resistance. It will open between the 17th of March and 12th May 2015
Brazil and EU unite project for the study of social and environmental challenges
Funded under the second call coordinated Brazil-EU, under the topic ‘Cloud computing for science’, the project EUBrazil Cloud Connect is carried out with the objective of accelerating scientific discoveries to the advancement of knowledge in social challenges.
Editorial - Second issue of ALCUE NET Newsletter
Today, although there are different mechanisms and vehicles for the dissemination of information, that is still an issue to demand more efficient and pragmatic solutions. This question assumes contours even more complex when it comes to dissemination of information on specific themes.
Latin America, Caribbean and European Union workshop “Capacity building and networking towards better coordination of biodiversity and climate change"
26-28 November, 2014 – Marseille, France
Check Out from the EU Delegation in Brazil Pietro Venturi’s Interview
In a website interview for Ibict's Department of International Relations, Piero Venturi (the head of the Science Technology and Innovation Sector of the European Union in Brazil) presented details about the European Programme of Support to Research and Innovation so called the Horizon 2020.
1st ERANet-LAC Joint Call started successfully
The first transnational call under the ERANet-LAC project was successfully completed on 27th November 2014. The 20 participating funding organizations from Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean countries received a total of 90 proposals.
The Bioeconomy in Latin America: opportunities for development and implications for policy and research
Read article published and written by Guy Henry, Jeanne Pahun and Eduardo Trigo
Third ERA-MIN Joint Call on Sustainable Supply of Raw Materials
On the framework of the ERA-MIN project "Network on Industrial handling of non-energy raw materials for European Industries", a new Joint Call was launched.