Standard essential patents - EU call for experts

Standard essential patentsThe European Commission is looking for 15 members who will be part of the group of experts on licensing and valuation of standard essential patents (SEPs). Deadline to apply is 20 August 2018.

EU Budget post 2020 - what's at stake for innovation and creativity

Culture Action Europe - Beyond the Obvious Conference in Romania

Culture in actionCulture Action Europe is working on the Beyond the Obvious (BtO) Conference 2018, which will explore the relations between Technology and Humans. The event will take place in Timisoara, Romania from 25 to 27 October, 2018.

EU Budget post 2020 - what's at stake for innovation and creativity

EUIPO - training programme for intellectual property practitioners

Euipo trainingThe EUIPO is launching a new training programme for intellectual property practitioners: the Trade Mark and Design Education Programme. Applications are open from 15 May 2018 until 30 June 2018.

Blockathon - EUIPO competition for new anti-counterfeiting solutions

Intellectual property - event in Rome for innovation and creativity

Intellectual propertyOn June 5th Rome will host the Invention, Disclosure, Evolution, Ability - IDEA Forum, a special event for innovators, practitioners and creative people who want to explore the potential of intellectual property protection in the Information Age.

World Intellectual Property Day 2018: the role of women as innovators 

Blockathon - EUIPO competition for new anti-counterfeiting solutions

Blockchain - Photo by Sebastiaan ter Burg on Foter.com / CC BYThe European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) has launched the Blockathon competition in order to explore new blockchain solutions against counterfeiting. Applications are open until 30 April 2018.

Blockchain - EU Observatory and Forum to promote new technology

World Intellectual Property Day 2018: the role of women as innovators

World IP DayThe World Intellectual Property Day 2018 celebrates women inventors who promote positive change across the globe. But a profound gender gap persists in international patent applications, as noted by WIPO Director General Francis Gurry.

Startups – new call Fundacion Repsol Entrepreneurs Fund

TEN-T Days 2018 - European Commission to host marketplace for start-ups

TEN-T Days 2018During the TEN-T Days 2018 in April in Ljubljana the European Commission will provide a marketplace for mobility projects where start-ups can network and pitch their projects.

EIB - new financing for energy, SME and transport

Culture Action Europe - MFF, more support for the cultural sector

EU CultureCulture Action Europe launched a campaign in order to increase the EU budget for the cultural sector.

EU - consultation on the review of the SME definition

Blockchain - EU Observatory and Forum to promote new technology

Osservatorio UE su BlockchainEU Blockchain Observatory and Forum is aimed at increasing key developments of this technology, promoting EU actors and reinforcing European engagement with all stakeholders.

A blockchain to better spend EU funds after 2020

Industry - construction sector is ready to embrace digitisation

Construction industry As part of the European Industry Day, four organisations of major industries got together on the topic of construction strategy at the highest political level and invited their respective members and other partners to attend a digital construction seminar on in Brussels. 

EIB - new financing for energy, SME and transport

CEF Energy - experts needed to assess energy project proposals

CEF EnergyINEA is looking for new experts to assess the energy project proposals submitted for EU funding.

EU - consultation on the review of the SME definition