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23-01-2020 - Strategic planning of Horizon Europe: missions and partnerships

ITRE 23-01-2020 - 15:14
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On 23 January 2020, from 10:30 to 12:30, the ITRE Committee held a public hearing on the Strategic Planning of Horizon Europe with a focus on the Missions and Partnerships. This hearing was organised in light of the current work towards the design of these large funding priorities for Horizon Europe and the finalisation of the first Strategic Plan of the next Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.

The focus was on the needs and challenges of two missions and four different kinds of partnerships.




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      Axel Krein - Clean Sky - Innovation takes off - Towards climate-neutral aviation
      Angels Orduna - SPIRE - SPIRE 2050 Climate Neutral and Circular Industry