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Deadline: 19/03/2020
Since the first edition in 1992, more than 700 participants from across all EU Member states have participated in this practical training course. The 5-day World Class Manufacturing training mission provides an in-depth analysis of Japanese manufacturing methodology and is aimed exclusively at EU managers with knowledge of WCM and an engineering background. It assists the participants to acquire a better understanding of TQC (Total Quality Control), TQM (Total Quality Management), TPM (Total Productive Maintenance), JIT (Just In Time), TIE (Total Industrial Engineering) practices and the...
Deadline: 23/03/2020
Under the EU Trust Fund for Africa project 'Leather Initiative for Sustainable Employment Creation (LISEC)', the European Union Delegation to Ethiopia is seeking proposals for implementation of projects that create decent employment opportunities (including green jobs) through leather sector expansion/business growth and leather waste recovery and valorisation that contribute to the development of a circular economy model in the leather district of Modjo, Oromia Region, Ethiopia. The overall indicative amount made available under this call for proposals is EUR 5,750,000.00 (95% of the total...
Deadline: 26/03/2020
IraSME , a follow-up initiative of an ERA-NET by ministries and funding agencies, is a network of funding programmes from different countries / regions that share the same goal: supporting small businesses in their innovation efforts. The network is coordinated by AiF Projekt GmbH and financed by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi). The main objective of IraSME is to strengthen the competitive capacity of SMEs by: increasing collaboration between SMEs from different countries, increasing cooperation between SMEs and RTOs, increasing cooperative & competitive...
Deadline: 26/03/2020
With this call, JPI Urban Europe invites transdisciplinary and cross-sectoral communities of researchers and practitioners to create projects that align, synthesise or consolidate already existing knowledge on urban migration across disciplines on national and local levels. The results from projects granted in this call should help to facilitate knowledge transfer and learning from different European contexts, cities and countries to create greater engagement and understanding in migrant as well as host communities. The focus of this call is the ways that migration affects and is affected by...
Deadline: 27/03/2020
The European Commission Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO) and the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) have launched the call for event partners for The European Week of Regions and Cities , the biggest annual Brussels-based event dedicated to regional policy. An annual four-day event during which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement European Union cohesion policy, and prove the importance of the local and regional level for good European governance, the event has grown to become a unique communication and networking...
Deadline: 30/03/2020
By launching this call for proposals for activities outside the Nordic region promoting Nordic solutions for sustainable, smart and liveable cities, Nordic Innovation is looking to create an ambitious showcase and export programme for Nordic solutions to sustainable urban development . With a total budget up to NOK 2,1 million, this funding opportunity is part of the Nordic Sustainable Cities project, which serves as a flagship project under the Nordic prime ministers’ initiative Nordic Solutions to Global Challenges. The project aiming to help develop solutions to United Nation's Sustainable...
Deadline: 31/03/2020
The purpose of this call is to foster the establishment of Nordic innovation projects, new Nordic partnerships, value chains and/or business models in the field of Nordic Smart Mobility and Connectivity. Through this initiative, Nordic Innovation sets out to promote sustainable growth, innovation, entrepreneurship and/or global competitiveness of Nordic companies. By promoting Nordic smart mobility and connectivity solutions, Nordic Innovation aims to speed up the transition to a more sustainable, innovative and connected mobile future, where quality of life and liveability is a cross-cutting...
Deadline: 31/03/2020
The Horizon 2020 (H2020) funded INNOWWIDE pilot Coordination and Support Action (CSA) aims to bring innovative European SMEs to the forefront of international markets by funding Viability Assessment Projects (VAPs) in cooperation with local stakeholders around the world, creating the conditions to increase the uptake of European innovative solutions in markets outside Europe. Developing a new product-market combination with a strategic international partner outside the EU or its Associated Countries can be very challenging for SMEs in terms of technological & financial risks and market...
Deadline: 01/04/2020
Within the Eureka initiative, this call is based on mutual consent between the participating national funding bodies (NFBs), namely: the Department of Science and Innovation ( DSI ) (South Africa); The Austrian Research Promotion Agency ( FFG ), The Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology ( CDTI ) (Spain), The Korea Institute for Advancement of Technology ( KIAT ) (South Korea), and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research ( BMBF ). Partners from other EUREKA countries, or countries outside of Eureka, can also participate, as detalied inn the eligibility criteria...
Deadline: 02/04/2020
Call ID :COS-SMECC-2019-2-01 Considering the economic potential and size of the Chinese market, the extent of difficulties faced by SMEs in accessing the market and gaps in existing first-line business support services for SMEs, the European Parliament decided to finance, through a preparatory Action, the establishment of an EU Centre for Support to European SMEs (EU SME Centre, henceforth also referred to as the Centre). The first phase of the Centre ran from 2010 to 2014 and was followed in 2014 by a second phase, running until April 2020. Both phase I and II have been financed by the...

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