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Welcome to FET Proactive

FET Proactive acts as a pathfinder for the ICT programme by fostering novel non-conventional approaches, foundational research and supporting initial developments on long-term research and technological innovation in selected themes. FET Proactive addresses evolutionary and revolutionary approaches through multidisciplinary cooperation, investigating new future technology options in response to emerging societal and industrial needs and identifies new drivers for research, e.g. by exploring the co-evolution of societal and technological change.

Activities of FET Proactive

  • Building-up of excellence in novel ICT research themes
  • Maturing emerging research communities
  • Influencing and defining future industrial R&D topics
  • Impacting on European research and education through the development of new research communities and of new academic curricula
  • Promoting uptake of the research agendas defined through FET initiatives, at national or regional level
  • Developing strategic partnerships on international cooperation

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