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ERC Advanced Grant

📢ERC Advanced Grant Call is open! Are you an established, leading principal investigator who wants long-term funding to pursue a ground-breaking, high-risk project? We have €492M for Europe-based projects run by researchers of any field/nationality. - Read on - More updates and useful links in our blog at


Problems of Robots in the Healthcare: EU Report

This report summarises the presentations and discussions of a workshop on the use of robots and AI in healthcare, held at the European Parliament in Brussels on Tuesday 19 February 2019. The aim of the workshop was to provide background information and advice for Members of the ENVI Committee on the status and prospects of applying robotic and artificial intelligence (AI) based technologies in healthcare. The first part of the workshop focused on the practical application of AI and robots in healthcare, while the second part examined the ethical implications and responsibilities of AI and robotic based technologies in healthcare. — Read More at More updates and useful links in our blog at


New annotated model grant agreement (AMGA) for Horizon 2020

An updated version of the annotated model grant agreement (AMGA) for projects financed within the Horizon 2020 framework programme has been published. — Read on at More updates and useful links in our blog at


New Medical Device Regulation 745/2017 (MDR)

Open Letter on the Implementation and Readiness Status of the New Medical Device Regulation 745/2017 (MDR) Critical review of the new Medical Device Regulation from Medtech Europe. [pdf-embedder url="" title="Medtech Europe open letter_1555827960"] Source:  


Trends in the EU Funding

The European Innovation Council aims to create more world-scale tech companies in Europe with a budget that will eventually top €1.5B/yr. The focus is on disruptive innovations that can make Europe more competitive. — Read on at:


Patenting Trends

The EPO Annual Report 2018 is out. Demand for patent protection reaches a new high: 4.6% growth in applications filed and 21% more European patents granted.  — Read more: