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The Marie Curie Post-doctoral Research Fellowships (RESPIRE 3) call has been launched

Want to become one of the leaders of tomorrow in the respiratory field? Apply for the RESPIRE 3 Post-doctoral Research Fellowship!

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  • 2-year European Fellowships - open to candidates of any nationality to come to or move within Europe
  • 3-year Global Fellowships - also now on offer

 

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Save the date! “INDustrial TECHnologies 2018 - Innovative industries for smart growth” — 29-30 October 2018

The European conference “INDustrial TECHnologies 2018 - Innovative industries for smart growth” (INDTECH2018) will take place in Vienna from 29 to 31 October 2018.

What is it? The event will combine keynote presentations, talks, a matchmaking event and exhibitions.

Latest Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions call is the biggest ever in terms of applications!

Latest Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions call breaks all records, according to Europa’s press release.

With 9,830 applications for Individual Fellowships from researchers across the world, this year's call is the biggest ever in terms of applications under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions.

UK Participation in Horizon 2020: The UK Government's overview

The submitter notes: A growing number of questions are being raised by members and prospective submitters about the impct of BREXIT on the MSCA. This document provides an overview of the UK’s relationship with Horizon 2020. It is dated mid-March 2018. Nothing since then has been agreed that would materially alter any of these statement.

Defining "Background" IPR as a basis for better exploitation of project results

By their nature, EU research collaboration projects, such as Horizon 2020, require sharing of information between the project participants , seeing that the key principle behind these projects is developing new knowledge by using the existing knowledge of each partner. For this reason, intellectual property (IP) plays a crucial role when managing Horizon 2020 projects.

An appeal to the international scientific community on behalf of VUB colleague Dr. Ahmadreza Djalali

VUB is appealing to the international scientific community on behalf of our colleague Dr. Ahmadreza Djalali, who has been detained in Tehran’s Evin prison since April 2016 and was recently threatened with the death penalty by a court in Tehran.