Discovery Lab with European Research Day 2017: Building Transatlantic Partnerships

The Discovery Lab at the European Research Day 2017 is open to the European Scientific Diasporas in North America and will be dedicated to explore opportunities for partnership building between researchers and industries from both sides of the Atlantic. Through a co-creative and highly interactive workshop, participants in the Discovery Lab will explore the strengths,…

NCURA Global Workshop in Vienna: Fundamentals of U.S. Sponsored Project Administration

When: 18th – 19th September 2017 Where: TU Wien, Vienna, Austria Topics: U.S. research funding opportunities for non-U.S. organisations Applying for and managing U.S. federal research grants and Sharing best practices in global research management and administration Speakers: distinguished experts from the NCURA Global Faculty and the BILAT USA 4.0 initiative (funded by Horizon 2020).…

ITIF Issued New Briefing on Forging Transatlantic Cooperation on the Next Wave of Innovation

There is considerable buzz about the ‘4th Industrial Revolution’ that is purportedly set to transform the U.S. and European economies and labor markets. But it is way too early in the evolution of technologies such as artificial intelligence and robotics for policymakers to fully understand all the implications. In a chapter of a new Friends…

Lost in Translation? Building a Transatlantic Funding Dictionary

Article credits to David Lauder in Funding Insight, February 2015 Support for research collaboration has always been an essential role of research managers and administrators (RMAs). Indeed, increasingly they support collaborative networks not just at local, national or European level but at a global level. This reflects the changing nature of research collaboration itself, which…

Net Futures 2017 conference

This is a networking event where policy makers and technologists will meet to have deep dive conversations and learn about each other’s wishes and needs for tomorrow’s internet, the economy and society. This year, the theme of Net Futures 2017 will be “Internet, the economy and society in 2027”. It will have a focus on…

DISCOVERY Policy Briefs are published and open to download!

The Transatlantic ICT Forum has provided Input Papers and Policy Briefs on ICT policy and regulations, funding mechanisms for ICT R&I and cybersecurity, including insights and recommendations for transatlantic collaboration in ICT R&I. Funding Mechanisms Policy Brief  It presents a review of available funding mechanisms and opportunities, as well as a comparative analysis and sound…