Upcoming events

Past events

Textile-based Architecture - Exploring the state of the art

8 November 2017, Brussels

ETFE (Ethylene TetraFluoroEthylene) is regarded as a wonder material, with numerous economic and environmental benefits over traditional building materials. However, awareness of ETFE and its uses among architects and students remains low.

To counter this, the ETFE Multifunction Module (ETFE-MFM) project has designed a training lecture to give an introduction to textile-based architecture, and ETFE in particular.


8-9 November, Birmingham

INNOVATE 2017 is the UK’s flagship annual innovation conference and exhibition, this year being held in the UK’s second city, Birmingham. Just one hour by train from central London and with two international airports, Birmingham and its surrounding region are home to R&D for global businesses such as Jaguar LandRover, Rolls- Royce, JCB, Unilver, GKN, Pepsico, IBM, Mondelez, Carillion as well as five Catapult centres and 27 universities.

Horizon 2020 Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency & Raw Materials InfoDay 2017

8-9 November, Brussels

Information Day and brokerage event on the Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2018-2020, Challenge "Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency & Raw Materials", will take place on 8 and 9 November 2017 in Brussels in the European Commission's Charlemagne building, rue de la Loi 170.

The event targets potential applicants to the 2018-2020 calls for project proposals under the Horizon 2020 Challenge 5 "Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials" 

Horizon 2020 Energy InfoDays 2017

23-25 October, Brussels

This year the Energy Information Days will present the new funding opportunities and innovative schemes offered by Horizon 2020’s Work Programme 2018-2020. Applying for funding is a competitive process, and only the best project proposals will be selected. If you would like to know more about the type of projects we will be looking for, save the date and join us in Brussels next 23, 24 and 25 October 2017.

This year's Information Days will:

GARPUR Final Conference: 'GARPUR’s new reliability criteria and their impact on the future handling of power system reliability'

17-18 October, Brussels

The European Commission and the GARPUR consortium are pleased to invite policy makers, regulators, system operators, energy and technology providers and academic experts to the presentation of the GARPUR project’s final results: 

“GARPUR’s new reliability criteria and their impact on the future handling of power system reliability”

17-18 October 2017