Paris draws inspiration from Yerevan to give teenagers digital education

By |oktober 22nd, 2018|Anne Hidalgo, Carlos Moedas, digital innovation, Education, European funds, Horizon 2020, News, research|

With the support of European funding, Paris has started a school for digital creation called “Tumo”. This concept, which comes from Armenia, allows young people aged between 12 and 18 to learn about digital creation in an autonomous manner. EURACTIV France reports.  

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Health and vaccine research set to lose out from new EU research budget

By |junij 7th, 2018|Carlos Moedas, global health, HIV/AIDS, medical research, News, tuberculosis, vaccines|

The European Commission may be planning to hike spending for its flagship research programme, but health and scientific research, particularly into new vaccines, was not one of the winners from the proposal announced on Thursday (7 June).

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EU aims for the stars with new €100 billion innovation fund

By |junij 7th, 2018|Brexit, Carlos Moedas, DARPA, European Innovation Council, Horizon Europe, News, research and innovation, Science|

European Commission detailed on Thursday (7 June) plans to strengthen its science and innovation fund, focusing on disruptive innovations and financing “a couple of good missions” that would inspire people as the moon-landing project did, commissioner Carlos Moedas said.

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Commission vows €1 billion to keep up with China & US in race for supercomputers

By |januar 11th, 2018|big data, Carlos Moedas, computers, data processing, High performance computing, Mariya Gabriel, News, supercomputer|

The European Commission announced on Thursday (11 January) that it will invest €1 billion into developing very fast high performance computers by 2020, in a bid to keep up with research in the United States and China.

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Mission possible: Vision 2030!

By |december 1st, 2017|Carlos Moedas, EU cohesion policy, FP9, Horizon 2020, Innovation, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, Pascal Lamy, Regional Policy|

EU needs more, better and smarter money to convert research and innovation into engines for growth and jobs, writes Nils Røkke.  European researchers stand ready to foster competitiveness, creating new and disruptive industries. But only if we work together. Here is how.

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Moedas: ‘What’s going around in Spain is very difficult for all sides’

By |oktober 27th, 2017|Carlos Moedas, Catalonia independence, Catalonia referendum, Mariano Rajoy, News, Portugal, Spain|

Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation admitted that the dramatic events and tensions in Spain over Catalonia were “very difficult for all the sides”, but repeated the official position of the EU executive that the constitutional order in Spain should prevail.

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Planet discoverer calls for ‘strong promotion’ of EU research

By |april 6th, 2017|Carlos Moedas, European Research Council, Horizon 2020, Michaël Gillon, NASA, News, Science, Space|

Michaël Gillon is the researcher behind Trappist-1, the system including planets that is potentially liveable. Together with Commissioner Carlos Moedas, Gillon told EURACTIV.com about the importance of EU support and played down the public relations war with NASA when the discovery was first announced.

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EU Commission drives home merits of autonomous vehicles

By |april 6th, 2017|automated cars, automated driving, Carlos Moedas, driverless cars, News|

Can driverless cars chauffeur people to a love of the EU? The European Commission is betting it can.

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Moedas: ‘We need to shout’ to sell our discoveries

By |marec 21st, 2017|Carlos Moedas, European Research Council, NASA, News, Science, Space|

The EU needs to be “bolder” and “shout” to promote its own scientific achievements to counter the PR tactics of partners like the US, Commissioner for Research Carlos Moedas said on Monday (21 March).

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