Future of Open and Collaborative Research

Strengthening the Participation of Innovative Small and Medium Sized Enterprises- Horizon 2020: European Framework Programme 8. Horizon 2020 is the financial instrument implementing the Innovation Union, A Europe 2020 flagship initiative aimed at securing Europe's global competitiveness.

Running from 2014 to 2020 with an €80 billion budget, the EU’s new programme for research and innovation is part of the drive to create new growth and jobs in Europe.

Horizon 2020 provides major simplification through a single set of rules. It will combine all research and innovation funding currently provided through the Framework Programmes for Research and Technical Development, the innovation related activities of the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (CIP) and the European Institute of Innovation and Technology 

Watch the presentation on Horizon 2020.  
Learn more: http://ec.europa.eu/research/horizon2020/index_en.cfm?pg=h2020

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