Presentasions of Warsaw Space Infoday - Horizon 2020 2016-7 calls

8/10/2015

Horizon 2020 Space Information Days 2015
 

Horizon 2020 is the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation for the years 2014-2020 that aims at stimulating growth and creating jobs in Europe. It has a budget of just over €70 billion for that period and has been launched on 1 January 2014.  A budget of € 1.42 billion has been earmarked over this 7 year-period to support space activities.

 

Two major international events will provide first-hand information on the content of the coming calls and bring interested actors together for matchmaking. Both events are co-organised by the European Commission and COSMOS2020, the network of National Contact Points (NCP) for Space.

 

The 2016-2017 work programme for the Space theme under Horizon 2020 will be officially published in October 2015. The EC already published a draft version of the work programme here http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/horizon2020/en/draft-work-programmes-2016-17 (check for "version (part 05iii LEIT-Space). Also draft versions of the additional documents have been published: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/sectors/space/research/horizon-2020/.

 

The work programme includes:

Applications in Satellite Navigation – Galileo
Earth Observation – Copernicus
Competitiveness of the European Space Sector (Space Technology, Space Exploration and Science, International Cooperation, Outreach and Communication)
Protection of European Assets in and from Space (Space Weather, Space Debris and Near Earth Objects) as part of the COMPET topics
SME Instruments and Fast Track to Innovation

 

Presentasions of Warsaw Space Infoday - Horizon 2020 2016-7 calls

 

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