European transport research actors call for the Horizon 2020 budget for Smart, Green and Integrated Transport
17th December 2012 - European transport research actors call for the Horizon 2020 budget for "Smart, Green and Integrated Transport" to be maintained at the €7.69bn level proposed by the European Commission.
Brussels, 17 December 2012 - European associations representing industry, research providers, academia, infrastructure, operators and users in the road, rail, air and waterborne transport sectors today combine their voices to call for an appropriate budget share for transport research in the future Horizon 2020 Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.
Transport is the backbone of the European economy, being fundamental to the four freedoms of the European Union, and...
12th March 2012 - EUCAR issues position paper on Horizon 2020 proposed rules for participation and dissemination
EUCAR welcomes the package of legislative proposals by the European Commission for Horizon 2020, the Framework Programme for Research & Innovation. Today EUCAR publishes its formal position on the proposal for a regulation on the rules for participation and dissemination in Horizon 2020. This position additionally addresses some issues of simplification not formally part of the Horizon 2020 legislative structure, but of particular interest to EUCAR’s members.
The proposed rules, including the new cost model, have the potential for simplifying the administration of...