Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme
The competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (CIP) supports SMEs to carry out innovation activities, including eco-innovation. CIP also provides a contribution to improving access to finance and support to companies in the region.
John Bell is Chef de Cabinet to the Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science Maire Geoghegan-Quinn at the European Commission (EC). He joined the Commission in 1993 and worked for various... Read more
The High Level Expert Group (HLG) on Key Enabling Technologies (KETs) presented its final report to the European Commission (EC). The main conclusions call on decision-makers to adopt a single and... Read more
Member of the Bureau of European Policy advisers (BEPA) Mr. Cees Vis discussed his views on the Common Strategic Framework for Research and Innovation Funding (CSF). The goal of the meeting was to... Read more
central role to play as they are the primary institutional partners for universities, other research and education institutes and small and medium enterprises (SMEs), which are key to the process of... Read more