This activity directly aimed at supporting the development and implementation of evidence base for R&I policies and supporting various groups of stakeholders is excluded from the delegation to Executive Agencies and will be implemented by the Commission services.
This grant will be awarded without call for proposals in line with Article 195(e) of Regulation (EU, Euratom) 2018/1046 and Article 11(2) of the Rules for participation and dissemination in ""Horizon 2020 - the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020)"", Regulation (EU) No 1290/2013.
Finland will organise the Annual Strategic Energy Technology Plan conference in 2019. The conference will take place in Finland during the Finish Presidency of the Council of the European Union.
The standard evaluation criteria, thresholds, weighting for award criteria and the maximum rate of co-financing for this type of action are provided in parts D and H of the General Annexes.