27 Jun 2016 - Call for ERC Advanced Grants open
If, as an established leading principal investigator, you are interested in the opportunity for long-term funding, the ERC is here to help. ERC Advanced Grants are designed to allow outstanding research leaders of any nationality and any age to pursue ground-breaking, high-risk projects in Europe.
27 Jun 2016 - New in the FET Open CSA call: the FET Innovation Launchpad
The Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) Open call for Coordination and Support Actions (CSA) includes a new topic under the Horizon 2020 WP2016-17: the Innovation Launchpad. What is it for and how can you participate in this call?
27 Jun 2016 - ICT Proposers' Day
On September 26-27, 2016, the ICT Proposers' Day will be organised in Bratislava, Slovakia. The ICT Proposers day is a unique networking opportunity to build partnerships and projects targeting the new FET Open, HPC and e-infrastructure calls.
21 Jun 2016 - TNO and University of Twente launch i-Botics open innovation center
TNO and the University of Twente will join forces in the field of robotics in the newly founded open innovation center i-Botics. Within the open innovation center, valorization activities will be pursued in the field of exoskeletons and telerobotics. Paul de Krom (CEO at TNO) Jos Keurentjes (COO at TNO), Victor van der Chijs (president of the Executive Board of the University of Twente) and Ed Brinksma (Rector UT) signed the collaboration agreement on 21 June, paving the way to a closer collaboration and exchange of knowledge between the research institutes and the industry.
21 Jun 2016 - Open position: Assistant professor in Security
The Department of Computer Science at the University of Twente, part of the Faculty EEMCS, is embedded in the ICT research Institute (CTIT). The department excels in the integration of ICT in its physical environment and in a human context. In cyber-physical systems, we study the seamless integration of software, networks and hardware devices. In human-centered computing, we study the effortless interaction of ICT with individuals and organizations. Obviously, in both areas, security and privacy concerns are dominant.
21 Jun 2016 - On June 29, 2016: Open Day in the Robotics and Mechatronics Lab
In the Robotics & Mechatronics (RaM) Lab of University of Twente, researchers and students work on the newest developments in robotics. On June 29, 2016, there will be organised an Open Day! Take your chance and have a look at the future where robots help us with for example surgery, inspection and search and rescue operations. There will be about 10 robotic demonstrations.
6 Jun 2016 - Open call: NWO Innovative Grant Medium (NWO Middelgroot)
Investment Grant NWO Medium Physical Sciences encourages Dutch universities, research institutes and libraries with a focus on the physical sciences to invest in innovative equipment or data collections of national or international importance. Therefore, NWO recently opened their annual call.
6 Jun 2016 - New STW Call: Open Mind 2016
Researchers often have plenty original ideas. The new funding programme Open Mind of STW offers the possibility to make this happen. Prerequisite is, that the proposal must have a clear societal application. The focus should be on innovative ideas not previously carried out within the research lines of the applicants.