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https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1167Education, Research & Innovation take centre stage2019-09-29T22:00:00Z<p>About a dozen of the proposed members of the von der Leyen College of Commissioners will oversee a portfolio related to education, research and innovation.</p>{65FC51AB-5BE3-E911-80D7-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1169Underachievement in basic skills remains a challenge2019-09-25T22:00:00Z<p>The EC launched the Education & Training Monitor 2019, which shows further progress towards targets and also highlights the need to better support teachers.</p>{3E1DF1F6-5EE3-E911-80D7-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1171Science for breakfast at the European Parliament2019-09-25T22:00:00Z<p>A breakfast debate hosted by Michael Bloss MEP gathered scientists, academies and policy makers to discuss how to use scientific evidence for the common good.</p>{A82DB31E-80E3-E911-80D7-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1168The challenge to regulate AI in an ethical way2019-09-18T22:00:00Z<p>The discussion on ethical AI is focussing on regulation. A briefing by the EP Think Tank and a study by ETH Zurich highlight challenges and priorities.</p>{0D58DDE2-58E3-E911-80D7-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1165European podium position for student from Lausanne2019-09-16T22:00:00Z<p>Océane Patiny shone with her self-constructed remote controlled cylinder at the 31<sup>st</sup> EU Contest for Young Scientists in Sofia, Bulgaria.</p>{9ADA0164-80DF-E911-80D7-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1170European Industry seek more collaborative research2019-09-10T22:00:00Z<p>A new position paper presents the priorities of European industry in research and innovation: more collaboration, smarter regulation and a skilled workforce.</p>{DFF1C4A4-6CE3-E911-80D7-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1164Post-Brexit: UK universities face uncertainties2019-09-10T22:00:00Z<p>Approaching Brexit prompts UK elite universities to take a stand on potential difficulties with EU academics retention and recruitment.</p>{DC75DC8B-6EDF-E911-80D7-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1166ERC starting grants: 408 young researchers awarded2019-09-02T22:00:00Z<p>The ERC awarded 408 early career researchers with its prestigious starting grants. Among them 31 scientists hosted at Swiss institutions.</p>{21E93179-36E1-E911-80D7-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1163cOAlition S secures important support for Plan S2019-08-28T22:00:00Z<p>Plan S is growing with the WHO recently joining, and has appointed Johan Rooryck as a new champion to succeed Robert-Jan Smits.</p>{2B571D8A-E7DD-E911-80D7-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1161The European Union in transition2019-08-28T22:00:00Z<p>Education, research and innovation will be key in addressing the EU’s challenges ahead.</p>{9741F4F9-62CA-E911-80D6-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1156Welcome Anja Meier, our new Student Trainee2019-08-26T22:00:00Z<p>On Monday 2 September, Anja Meier will start a student traineeship at SwissCore for a period of six months.</p>{4B63BB56-0EC4-E911-80D6-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1158Application open for additional JRC facilities’ use2019-08-26T22:00:00Z<p>The Joint Research Centre extends its open access initiative to its energy and transport research laboratories in Petten, The Netherlands.</p>{62B1210A-C0C8-E911-80D6-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1160Erasmus+ Work Programme 2020 published2019-08-06T22:00:00Z<p>In 2020, the European Universities and Centres of Vocational Excellence pilot schemes will be reinforced.</p>{89119279-27CA-E911-80D6-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1157Mission boards are complete – including a Swiss2019-07-30T22:00:00Z<p>The EC announced the board members for the five R&I missions. These include the Swiss, Bertrand Piccard, for the climate-neutral and smart cities mission.</p>{90C84192-B1C8-E911-80D6-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1162Institutional partnerships under public scrutiny2019-07-29T22:00:00Z<p>The future partnership landscape of Horizon Europe begins to take shape as the European Commission publishes roadmaps for proposed institutional partnerships</p>{51E50CD0-75CA-E911-80D6-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1151Work mode at the EP and the commission takes shape2019-07-25T22:00:00Z<p>The incoming MEPs convened for a first time and assembled the committees. We can welcome the first female Commission President and see back some familiar faces.</p>{117507EC-DEAE-E911-80D6-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1154Goodbye, SwissCore!2019-07-25T22:00:00Z<p>As of the end of July, Justine Koffi and Maxime Schoch finish their traineeship at SwissCore and have to say goodbye to Brussels.</p>{BFC5EB72-82AF-E911-80D6-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1155Centres of Vocational Excellence: Pilots announced2019-07-25T22:00:00Z<p>Five projects were <a title="list of projects" href="https://eacea.ec.europa.eu/sites/eacea-site/files/projects_list_ssa_2019_lot_1.pdf" target="_blank">chosen</a> to test the concept of ‘Centres of Vocational Excellence’ and contribute to the development of the initiative for Erasmus+ post-2020.</p>{42AFF1B6-7BBE-E911-80D6-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1152Erasmus+ call targets networks of VET providers2019-07-11T22:00:00Z<p>Increasing the transnational cooperation between VET providers will be the objective of this Erasmus+ (E+) call. Results were published on the 12 July 2019. </p>{1D59DD84-FFAE-E911-80D6-005056B7191C}scArticle
https://www.swisscore.org/Lists/Public/Article/DispForm.aspx?ID=1149Two new KICs for the EIT2019-07-10T22:00:00Z<p>The EC has released its strategy for the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) for 2021-2027, which receives a new legal base and two new KICs.</p>{EDDD050B-E5AE-E911-80D6-005056B7191C}scArticle