THROUGH RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND INNOVATION
Thursday, September 29th (12h30-13h30 )
1. BBI and IMI Opportunities 2. CDTI Support to International Programmes 3. Spanish Eureka Presidency
CDTI is a public
business entity, which boosts innovation and technological development among
Spanish companies under the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness. This
includes the funding of Spanish engaged companies in international programmes
of technological cooperation as well as fostering the Spanish participation in
Horizon 2020 European Framework Programme. In this regard CDTI has recently
approved new conditions in its funding schemes in order to reinforce Spanish
Industry participation in European Private-Public Partnerships related to
Biobased Industries and Innovative Medicines Initiatives, both co-founded by
Horizon 2020 European Framework Programme.In the context of CDTI participation in the European EUREKA Programme since
its foundation in 1985, Spain has taken over the EUREKA Chairmanship from July
2016 to June 2017). The Spanish Chairmanship has established three priorities
in accordance also with the EUREKA 2014-2020 Strategic Roadmap:
Priority 1: Open EUREKA:
Enhancing its internationalization strategy.Priority 2: Upgrade
EUREKA: Optimizing its current tools and network management.
Priority 3: Check EUREKA
Analyzing its performance and impacts.
This session will be devoted to both novelties: IMI and BBI projects CDTI
contribution and Spanish Chairmanship of Eureka.
Moderator :Cecilia Hernández:
Head of the Department of Health, Bioeconomy, Climate & Nature Resources, Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology – CDTI (Spain).
Health, Bioeconomy, Climate and Nature Resources
Department, Promotion and Cooperation Directorate, Centre for the Development
of Industrial Technology – CDTI (Spain). “Joint Technology Initiatives: Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) and Bio-Based Industries (BBI)
"Juan Luis Romera:
Health, Bioeconomy, Climate and Nature Resources Department, Promotion and Cooperation Directorate, Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology - CDTI (Spain). “CDTI Support to International Programmes
Deputy National Project Coordinator - EUREKA, Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology - CDTI (Spain). "Spanish EUREKA Presidency"