For details of the 7th Framework Programme and other European Commission (EC) and European Union funding opportunities and guidelines please visit the EC’s Community Research & Development Information Service (CORDIS)
For information about the European Union’s Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.
As part of its research and innovation mandate, the European Commission is calling for submissions on Smart Cities and Communities. Submissions can be made now until May 5, 2015.
The website of the first INCONET-GCC consortium.
The Expo 2020 Dubai, theme is ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’. To make this theme possible, Expo 2020 Dubai will explore three sub themes, which have been identified as key drivers of global development.
- Sustainability – lasting sources of energy and water
- Mobility – smart systems of logistics and transportation
- Opportunity – new paths to economic development
Expo 2020 Dubai aims to gather the global community so that together, we can forge new partnerships and find solutions to these core issues, ultimately leaving behind a strong transformative social and economic legacy across our region and the world.
The following links to various entities in the stated regions and countries will assist stakeholders, interested parties and National Contact Points to ascertain relevant information pertaining to the work being conducted by INCONET-GCC2.
United Arab Emirates
- Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research
- International Center for Biosaline Agriculture
- Masdar Institute of Science and Technology
- Environmental Center for Arab Towns (ECAT)
- Ras Al Khaimah Center for Advanced Materials (RAK CAM)
- National Research Foundation
- Ministry Of Higher Education & Scientific Research
- CSEM-UAE Innovation Center
- Gulf Research Center (GRC)
- UAE ‘Diabetes-Knowledge-Action’
- Imperial College London Diabetes Centre