Posted by Dijana Štrbac, Thursday, 14th February 2019 @ 12:00 pm
The Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research (BMBWF) and the Institute for the Danube Region and Central Europe (IDM) will grant awards to honor persons with extraordinary scientific achievements and output in relation to the Danube Region.
The candidate has to be nominated by his/her hosting scientific organisation (university, academy of sciences, etc.) meaning that the candidate himself / herself cannot apply for the award. Every university, academy of sciences or research organization etc. can nominate up to a maximum of three candidates in total; however the three candidates have to come from different faculties or departments, institutes or research groups within the organization.
The deadline for submitting nominations is Friday, 26th April 2019 at 23:59.
Posted by Jaroslava Szüdi, Friday, 28th December 2018 @ 8:14 am
How can EU policies support the development of innovation capabilities in less developed regions? This note examines the mobilization of the EU’s two major innovation support instruments: the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) and Horizon 2020 (H2020). Using data from Eurostat and European Commission administrative data on ESIF and H2020 funding, we observe a number of salient patterns: While newer member states benefit from higher research and innovation allocations from ESIF, participation in H2020 remains a formidable challenge.
Posted by Jaroslava Szüdi, Tuesday, 18th December 2018 @ 9:03 am
May this Christmas end the present year on a cheerful note and make way for a fresh and bright New Year. Here’s wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Coordinators of the Priority Area 7 “Knowledge Society” of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region are inviting you to participate in a public online consultation related to EUSDR Action plan revision. By participating in this consultation process, you can contribute to creating new PA7 actions and therefore suggest relevant topics in the areas of research, education and ICT.
This questionnaire contains altogether 5 questions (none of them compulsory) and its completion takes approximately 15 minutes.
We will appreciate receiving your feedback before January 4th, 2019.
Posted by Jaroslava Szüdi, Monday, 10th December 2018 @ 2:22 pm
The experiences regarding the current financial period showed that most of the Danube Partner States could not attain the ambitious goals of the strategy towards an operational embedding of the EUSDR into the mainstream programmes.
Priority Area Coordinators (7, 8, 9) therefore address National Coordinators of all respective Partner States and the European Commission to help with better embeddedness of the EUSDR’s prosperity pillar into suitable funding instruments within the new MFF (2021-2017)”.
Posted by Martin Kováč, Tuesday, 27th November 2018 @ 5:38 pm
In view of the 3rd call, the DTP is organising four thematic events addressing topics relevant to the DTP Priority Areas (i.e. innovation, environment, accessibility, governance). The events will be organised in four different countries of the programme area, in order to allow a wider participation of relevant stakeholders.