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European Research Area

The European Research Area



Greater mobility of researchers in Europe


Conference on policy, growth, corporate research and development, Seville, Spain
Event date: 2010-03-04

The second European Conference on Corporate Research and Development (CONCORD 2010) will take place in Seville, Spain, from 3 to 4 March 2010... Read more

My Science workshop series for young journalists, multiple locations
Event date: 2010-03-08

The EU-funded My Science ('My science European program for young journalists') project is organising a series of workshops for young journalist... Read more

Annual Eurodoc conference 2010
Event date: 2010-03-12 until 2010-03-15

Young researchers and policy makers engage in a fruitful dialog on the future of the European Research Area in Vienna... Read more

Calls for Tenders

Monitoring human resources policies and practices in research and assessing the impact of the 'scientific visa' package
Call deadline: 2010-02-19

A partner search facility that enables universities to find partners in the same domain to exchange views and experience, or to get together as part of a project submission... Text


Workshop series on gender aspects in research, multiple locations
Date: 2010-01-18

The EU-funded 'Gender in research - toolkit and training' project is offering a series of training workshops on how to integrate gender aspects into Seventh Framework Programme (FP7) research during the first two months of 2010... Read more

Europe boosts budgets of national fellowship programmes
Date: 2009-12-04

Transnational mobility opens up new horizons for researchers. The attractiveness of Europe for the best researchers and their career development has become a major concern for European competitiveness. The €140 million, injected by the European Commission during 2008 and 2009 as part of a new action will generate about 3.400 fellowships for researchers... Read more

International Research Staff Exchange Scheme call for proposals launched
Date: 2009-11-27

The European Commission's Directorate General for Research is calling for proposals for the Marie Curie International Research Staff Exchange Scheme (IRSES). The call is part of the 2010 People work programme of the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7)... Read more


"More use should be made in future, at national and European level, of the possibility of using mobility as an instrument of information and technology transfer. The mobility of researchers between the academic world and the business world, in the different forms that it might take, should also be readily encouraged and developed. This is one of the best ways to improve cooperation between universities and industry." ... Read more (PDF)

Extract from the Commission's Communication "Towards a European Research Area" (PDF)


EURAXESS: Researchers in motion


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Last updated on: 2010-01-25