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https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1111Erasmus+ and ESC ready for trilogue negotiations2019-03-27T23:00:00Z<p>The European Parliament (EP) adopted its positions on the future Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps (ESC) programmes.</p>{D67D7B63-4951-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1117SwissCore Annual Event 20192019-03-27T23:00:00Z<p>Can the strongly bottom-up natured Swiss innovation system serve as a model for Europe and strengthen its role in the next technological revolution?</p>{9E9B401E-D361-E911-80D4-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1109Digital skills in teacher’s education2019-03-24T23:00:00Z<p style="text-align: justify;">School teachers increasingly rely on digital tools in classrooms, implying the necessity of digital upskilling on their part. Several EU initiatives tackle the issue.</p>{54167418-A250-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1116Deal on Horizon Europe!2019-03-19T23:00:00Z<p>The European institutions agreed on the main parts of the Horizon Europe proposal. Now it is time to move towards implementation!</p>{E1308CE2-1E52-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1113Enhanced pilot of EIC officially launched2019-03-17T23:00:00Z<p>After 3 years of discussion and development, the European Commission has launched the pilot of the core features of the European Innovation Council.</p>{BD9BCF1D-1852-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1108ERC reports on 2018 activities and achievements2019-03-14T23:00:00Z<p>The European Research Council published its annual report 2018 and highlighted ‘excellence’ as a sole criterion for the selection of proposals.</p>{03E25687-EA4A-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1106Call for EU framework in support of digital education2019-03-13T23:00:00Z<p>The European Commission's <a title="'2nd Survey of Schools: ICT in education' report" href="https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/news/2nd-survey-schools-ict-education" target="_blank">report</a> “2nd Survey of Schools: ICT in education” measures progress in ICT in schools and outlines policy options.</p>{8BA47150-454A-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1110Visit of the SDK: insights into EU VET2019-03-12T23:00:00Z<p>Swiss directors of vocational education and training centres were in Brussels to discuss European opportunities and challenges ahead.</p>{85EC201F-AD4F-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1114Council reaches PGA on Cybersecurity Centres2019-03-12T23:00:00Z<p>The interinstitutional negotiations with the European Parliament on the new public-public partnership began.</p>{0E02F46A-4751-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1115Towards gender equality in research and innovation2019-03-07T23:00:00Z<p>The European Commission published the latest edition of <a title="She Figures" href="https://publications.europa.eu/en/publication-detail/-/publication/9540ffa1-4478-11e9-a8ed-01aa75ed71a1/language-en" target="_blank">‘She Figures’</a>. Progress is limited, considering the 20 years of EU engagement in the field.</p>{BE493535-1B52-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1112SSH on the rise2019-02-27T23:00:00Z<p>The European Commission (EC) published the fourth report on the integration of Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) within the framework programme Horizon 2020.</p>{5EA4BD4E-B650-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1107Swiss Science Briefing on SDGs2019-02-27T23:00:00Z<p>How can the science community in Switzerland and in Europe contribute to achieving the United Nations (UN) Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals?</p>{45636D3B-9649-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1099Publication of the 2018 ERA Progress Report2019-02-27T23:00:00Z<p>The 2018 <a title="ERA Progress Report" href="https://ec.europa.eu/info/publications/era-progress-report-2018_en" target="_blank">ERA Progress Report</a> was recently released. It lists the progress of EU Member States and Associated Countries towards the six ERA priorities.</p>{E1A71C75-323B-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1104Adoption of next knowledge programmes progress2019-02-27T23:00:00Z<p>The EU institutions make significant progress on the Horizon Europe, Erasmus and Digital Europe programmes.</p>{9D842E29-063C-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1098Goodybe Céline2019-02-25T23:00:00Z<p>After six months, Céline finished her traineeship at SwissCore and takes up a new professional challenge.</p>{5581CFFA-7E3A-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1100MEPs call for strengthening cybersecurity in Europe2019-02-18T23:00:00Z<p>The industry committee of the European Parliament voted in favour of strengthening the EU’s cybersecurity capacity with a new EU-level competence centre.</p>{FC32BCFD-393B-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1102COMPET Council agrees on missions and partnerships2019-02-18T23:00:00Z<p>The Competitiveness Council discussed the <a title="EC Proposal" href="https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A52018PC0436" target="_blank">specific programme</a> of Horizon Europe and made commitments to move ahead swiftly.</p>{7358D76E-5E3B-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1097Brexit: What does it mean for Erasmus+2019-02-17T23:00:00Z<p>The European Commission (EC) proposed <a title="contingency measures" href="https://ec.europa.eu/info/sites/info/files/com-2019-65_en.pdf" target="_blank">contingency measures</a> for learning mobility activities in Erasmus+ if the United Kingdom (UK) leaves the EU without a deal.</p>{96B0BDEA-0439-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1105AI and blockchain high on the European agenda2019-02-17T23:00:00Z<p>Hungary joins the Blockchain Partnership, the Council of the EU sets priorities in AI and the EU institutions agree on the Copyright Directive in the trilogue.</p>{8C1F98AB-063C-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1093EC increases Erasmus+ 2019 budget2019-02-14T23:00:00Z<p>The increase of the budget should help improve the low success rates and allow more people than ever to benefit from the programme.</p>{66312060-2E31-E911-80D1-005056B7191C}scArticle