The twelfth of October 2017 marked the end of the second term of office of RNDr. Martin Bunček, Ph.D. (Chairperson of the TA CR), Ing. Miroslav Janeček, CSc. and doc. Dr. Ing. Vladimír Kebo in the Presidium of the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TA CR). They will be replaced in their positions by three new members who have been nominated by the Government Council for Research, Development and Innovation. A total of 26 proposals, of which 14 candidates were nominated, were submitted by 15 May 2017.
The 5th edition of magazine TA.DI came out this month! The second bilingual edition is focused on Open Science topic, aspects needed for sustainable innovation ecosystem and on breaking barriers of scientific research, not only from a geographical point of view.
The Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TA ČR) announces the results of the evaluation of compliance with the requirements by the project proposals submitted for the 5th open tender in research, development and innovation under the DELTA Applied Research and Experimental Development Programme, announced on 30 May 2017.
Scientific workplaces and small and medium enterprises can respond to the twelfth call of the IMI 2 initiative until 24 October of this year. It is a public partnership project supported by the EU and leading pharmaceutical companies. The aid is usually directed to areas in which the need for progress is genuinely urgent. Currently, this concerns research into Alzheimer’s disease, for example. A total of €130 m is now available, but Czech entities can compete for only part of these funds.
Under the aegis of the Hungarian V4 Presidency, the National Research, Development and Innovation Office of Hungary (NRDIO) and the European Commission Directorates-General for Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO) and Research and Innovation (DG RTD) are pleased to invite you to the CENTRAL EUROPEAN COOPERATION FOR INDUSTRY 4.0 workshop on 20-21 September 2017 in Budapest, Hungary.