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On Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe at the European Technology Forum with the participation of EU Commissioner Moedas

- One of the goals of the Strategy for Responsible Development is to change the model of the development of Poland - from the country adapting technologies to their creator - said Deputy Prime Minister, minister of science and higher education Jarosław Gowin during the opening of the European Technology Forum, which took place on [...]

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Coordinators’ Day, 29 November 2018, Brussels

On the 29th November 2018 the European Commission will organise a “Coordinators’ Day” for coordinators of existing grants. The purpose of the event is to explain the details on the preparation of grant amendments and reports. It will take place in the Charlemagne building, in Brussels, from 9.30 to 17.00h. The event is mainly meant for [...]

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The AGH University of Science and Technology is a beneficiary of the EIC Pilot

The AGH University of Science and Technology in Kraków is among beneficiaries of the EIC Pilot. Univeristy is a partner in a project NanoCrystals in Fibre Lasers (NCLas). The European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot will support 38 innovative projects to develop new ideas towards radically new future technologies. In total, the projects will receive €124 [...]

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Call for FNP experts – the third round

The Foundation for Polish Science (FNP) is announcing a call for expert candidates as part of the Smart Growth Operational Programme 2014-2020 under Measure 4.4 “Increasing the human potential in the R&D sector” as part of which it fulfils the role of the Implementing Authority. Specialists from scientific and business circles are invited to apply as expert candidates for supporting the [...]

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PKN Orlen is working on an innovative diesel oil biocomponents technology

PKN Orlen in cooperation with the Industrial Chemistry Research Institute carried out an attempt to process crude oil fraction with vegetable oils. The aim of the project is to develop innovative technology and obtain high quality biofuels as a component of diesel oil, the company informs. PKN Orlen explains that the test was carried out [...]

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TEAM-NET competition: call for applications has been launched

Foundation for Polish Science (FNP) have launched a call for applications for the competition held under the TEAM-NET programme. The total budget in this competition is PLN 100 million (funding from the Smart Growth Operational Programme). Applications will be accepted until 31 October. Goal and key assumptions of the programme TEAM-NET is a programme addressed [...]

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Institute of Nuclear Physics PAS: Microquasar help discover the nature of its big counterparts

Years of observation of the microquasar SS 433 have allowed to identify the details of the processes responsible for the production of high-energy radiation and better understand its distant massive cousins: quasars, the Institute of Nuclear Physics PAS reports. During the observation of the microquasar SS 433 at the High-Altitude Water Cherenkov Gamma-Ray Observatory (HAWC), [...]

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Europe in a changing world – inclusive, innovative and reflective Societies of Horizon 2020

This international information-day event will highlight research topics covered within the 2019 calls for proposals in Societal Challenge 6 Europe in a changing world – inclusive, innovative and reflective Societies of Horizon 2020. Participants will have the possibility to join in a matchmaking event dedicated to the topics of the 2019 Societal Challenge 6 call for proposals. The matchmaking event will give participants [...]

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Polish Space Agency is a member of the International Astronautical Federation

Polish Space Agency (POLSA) was accepted as a member of the International Astronautical Federation during the congress in Bremen, POLSA reported in a press release sent to PAP. The International Astronautical Federation (IAF) is a non-governmental organization with 165 members - national institutions interested in space and rocket technologies, including all major space agencies. IAF [...]

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EU Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation Carlos Moedas’ speech during European Technology Forum 2018, Katowice

Deputy Prime Minister Jarosław Gowin, Former Prime Minister Jerzy Buzek, Distinguished guests, Ladies and gentlemen, Good morning. I’m very happy to be here. I want to begin by thanking my good friend Jerzy Buzek for inviting me here today. Jerzy, you were the first MEP I met before my hearing in the European Parliament to [...]