Information and Communication Technologies


The FP7 ICT Work Programme 2013 defines the priorities for the next wave of calls for proposals to be launched. The priorities are faithful to the FP7 Framework Programme and Specific Programme decisions and in line with the main ICT policy priorities as defined in the Digital Agenda . They reflect the input received from the Programme Committee and Advisory Group , the European Technology Platforms and a series of detailed consultations with the main stakeholders. For more information on input and consultations please see the Work Programme .

The ICT Work Programme 2013 under FP7 is divided into eight ‘Challenges’ of strategic interest to European society, plus research into ‘Future and emerging technologies’ and support for horizontal actions, such as international cooperation and pre-commercial procurement:

In addition, ICT research under the following themes is also supported by the EU in FP7.

Download Work Programme 2013

The final version of the Work Programme for ICT research in FP7 for 2013, as agreed by the Programme Committee, is now available for downloading:

Read information and reports on the impact of the EU ICT Research Programmes