09 September 2010

EU FUNDS FOR COOPERATION IN THE ICT AND NANOSCIENCES SECTORS

DEADLINE: DECEMBER 2ND, 2010

TOPICS CALLED:

NMP Nanosciences, nanotechnologies, Materials and new Production
  •  The eco-factory: cleaner and more resource-efficient production in manufacturing
  • Cooperative machines and open architecture control system
  • Robots for automation of postproduction and other auxiliary processes
  • High-tech solutions in the production processes for customised healthy, green and safe consumer products
  • Towards zero-defect Manufacturing
  • Manufacturing chains for nanophased component and coatings

ICT – Information and Communication Technologies
  • Virtual Factories and Enterprises
  • Digital factories: Manufacturing design and product lifecycle
  • Digital factories: Manufacturing design and product lifecycle 


Target audience: research organizations, universities, industry, including SMEs, potential end-users) established in different EU Member States or Associated countries (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Faroe Islands, FYR Macedonia, Iceland, Israel, Liechtenstein, Montenegro, Norway, Serbia, Switzerland and Turkey); furthermore, participation is open to any International European Interest Organisation or any legal entity established in an FP7 International Cooperation Partner Country.