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CORDIS focus Thematic Supplement

The CORDIS focus Thematic Supplement focused on specific topics of interest to researchers, policy-makers and other stakeholders in the research field.

Title: European research: Focusing on polar changes
Date: October 2007 (Issue 25)
Languages: en (~2.303KB)

This issue focuses on European research activities in the polar regions and their close relation with European policies.

Title: Success through research - Germany's contribution to European research projects
Date: June 2007 (Issue 24)
Languages: de (~3.404KB) - en (~3.432KB)

Europe as an industrial location needs more research and innovation in order to be successful in the face of global competition in the future. Under the motto 'Success through research', Germany is therefore focusing on the further development of research in Europe within the framework of its EU Council Presidency. Important legal and research policy decisions will be taken under the German EU Council Presidency, such as funding joint programmes of the EU Member States and joint technology initiatives (JTIs). We also want to further develop the proposal for a European Institute of Technology (EIT).

Title: Research and development in Austria
Date: June 2006 (Issue 23)
Languages: de (~4.07Mb) - en (~4.07Mb)

This edition of the CORDIS focus Thematic Supplement presents Austria's participation in the Sixth framework programme as well as a series of Austrian research projects from various thematic fields.

Title: Exploring the nano-world - Leading EU research in nanosciences and nanotechnologies
Date: March 2006 (Issue 22)
Languages: en (~1.71Mb)

The Supplement features project news and updates recently published on CORDIS and on the Industrial Technologies website.

Title: Empowering People in the Information Society
Date: September 2004 (Issue 21)
Languages: en (~2.8Mb)

Thematic supplement on emerging technologies.

Title: European Innovation Scoreboard 2003
Dates: November 2003 (Issue 20)
Languages: de - en - fr

The 2003 edition of the European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS) includes innovation indicators and trends for 15 EU Member States, 10 Acceding countries, 3 Candidate countries, 3 Associate countries and the US and Japan. It offers several improvements over the 2002 edition. All indicators have been updated, some of them using most recent Eurostat estimations (e.g. figures for R&D). For the first time since the existence of the EIS, new figures from the Community Innovation Survey have become available. This allowed updating of those core indicators of the EIS picturing the diffusion of innovation. Coverage of innovation in services has also been substantially improved.

Title: European Innovation Scoreboard 2002
Dates: 2004 (Issue 19)
Languages: de - en - fr

This edition of the European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS) includes, for the first time, data from the Associated Countries, Candidate Countries and from the EU regions, in addition to the data on the EU Member States, the US and Japan. All data have been updated except those for the four indicators based on the Community Innovation Survey (CIS). This edition therefore contains data for 13 out of 17 indicators.

Title: European Innovation Scoreboard 2001 :
Dates: November 2001 (Issue 18)
Languages: de - en - fr

The 'European Innovation Scoreboard 2001' Supplement is an analysis of statistical data on 17 indicators in the following areas:

  • human resources,
  • knowledge creation,
  • transmission and application of new knowledge,
  • innovation finance, output and market.

The scoreboard depicts achievements and trends, highlights the strengths and weaknesses of Member States' performances and examines European convergence in innovation.

EU R&D, Innovation and Enlargement

Title: EU R&D, Innovation and Enlargement: a focus on the newly associated states (NAS)
Date: December 2001 (Issue 17)
Languages: en (~2.1Mb)

This CORDIS focus Supplement presents information for newly associated states (NAS) as well as stakeholder organisations in EU Member States seeking partnerships. This issues includes information on calls for proposals open to the newly associated states, Centres of Excellence, showcase projects and a comprehensive listings of NAS National Contact Points.

Assistance for FP5 Proposers

Title: Assistance for FP5 Proposers
Date: December 1999 (Issue 16)
Languages: en (includes navigation menu ~2.5Mb)
Languages: en (~723Kb)

The purpose of this CORDIS focus FP5 Supplement is to provide a reference document for potential participants, detailing the framework of available information and assistance. It is designed as a follow-up to the "Introductory Guide to FP5" published in June 1999.

FP5 Introductory Guide

Title: Fifth Framework Programme - An introductory guide
Date: June 1999 (Issue 15)
Languages: en

The purpose of this CORDIS focus FP5 Supplement is to provide a reference document for potential participants to FP5. The core of the Supplement comprises two main sections: guidelines for participating in FP5 and an indicative timetable for all programmes and Calls in 1999.

IPR HelpDeask

Title: The INNOVATION/SMEs Programme and the IPR-HELPDESK
Date: October 1999
Languages: de (~4.7Mb) - en - es - fr (~3.5Mb) - it (~4.6Mb)

This 8-page insert supplement to the CORDIS focus Newsletter describes the IPR Helpdesk service launched by the Commission in October 1998. This supplement looks at the achievements of the service on its first anniversary.

EIMS

Title: European Innovation Monitoring Systems (EIMS)
Date: December 1997 (Issue 14)
Languages: en

This Supplement presents a first overview of a range of studies published during the period 1993 to 1996. For each of the main areas of activity, short abstracts with main findings and policy implications, are given.

EU Research Programmes and Related Activities 2

Title: EU Research Programmes and Related Activities - An overview of European Union programmes, initiatives and other activities of interest to European Researchers
Date: October 1997 (Issue 13)
Languages: de (~2.9Mb) - en (~1.9Mb) - fr (~2.8Mb)

This CORDIS focus Supplement is a revised edition of the "EU Research Programmes and Related Activities" published in December 1996. It aims to provide an overview of the many research-related programmes, initiatives and other activities supported by the European Union.

EU Research Programmes and Related Activities

Title: EU Research Programmes and Related Activities - An overview of European Union programmes, initiatives and other activities of interest to European Researchers
Date: December 1996 (Issue 12)
Languages: en (~1.9Mb)

The purpose of this CORDIS focus Supplement is to provide an overview of the many research-related programmes, initiatives and other activities supported by the European Union.

RTD and Innovation Support for SMEs

Title: RTD and Innovation Support for SMEs - An overview of European Commission actions designed to assist small and medium-sized enterprises in participating in and benefiting from EU research and innovation activites
Date: October 1996 (Issue 11)
Languages: de - en - fr

This Supplement to CORDIS focus provides an overview of EC support for SME involvement in Community RTD activities and access to innovation.

Last Updated: 2008-04-16