EU Call for tenders on Blockchain & DLT

The European Commission has launched on 21st July 2017 a call for proposals to set-up a European expertise hub on Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies. A budget of up to EUR 500,000 is available to support over a 2 years period the creation of a European Blockchain Observatory and Forum and its specific work in: Read more about EU Call for tenders on Blockchain & DLT[…]

R&I Commercialisation Voucher Programme

The Malta Council for Science and Technology has launched a new Call for applications under the national Research & Innovation funding support programme, particularly the FUSION Commercialisation Voucher Programme. The Commercialisation Voucher Programme is specifically aimed at supporting the pre and post technology development steps neceessary to be undertaken for improving the overall development and Read more about R&I Commercialisation Voucher Programme[…]

New EU funding scheme for employee training

A new EU funding support scheme “Investing in Skills” has been launched under Malta’s Operational Programme II of the European Social Fund. Within the scope of the scheme are training activities held between 19th April 2017 and 30th June 2020 and aimed at increasing the productivity and adaptability of persons actively participating in the Maltese Read more about New EU funding scheme for employee training[…]

ERDF SME Growth Grant Scheme

This is one of the first two schemes announced in early July by the Parliamentary Secretariat for the EU Presidency 2017 and EU Funds, with the first call for project proposals to be published in the coming days. Key characteristics: OVERALL SCHEME BUDGET – € 8 MILLION MAXIMUM GRANT CAPPED AT €500,000, PART-FINANCING 35% OR 25% Read more about ERDF SME Growth Grant Scheme[…]

EU Grant Schemes for Business: ERDF 2014-2020

The first ERDF 2014-2020 Grant Schemes in support of business enhancement have been announced and are soon to be open for applications through a number of competitive calls. The Ministry for European Affairs and Implementation of the Electoral Manifesto, through the Parliamentary Secretariat for the EU Presidency 2017 and EU Funds, has just launched the Read more about EU Grant Schemes for Business: ERDF 2014-2020[…]

Malta Aviation Conference 2016

On 18th March 2016 at the Malta Aviation Networking Conference, Anamaria Magri Pantea joined the line-up of speakers to discuss the necessity and opportunity of further pursuing R&D and innovation by Malta’s aviation industry.    

The Graphene Flagship seeks new industrial partners under Horizon2020

The Graphene Flagship ultimate goal is to deliver the potential that graphene, related layered materials and hybrid systems have to revolutionize multiple industries. This may bring a new dimension to future technology, with Europe driving the process. The expected return on investment will take the various facets of technological innovation, economic exploitation and societal benefits. Read more about The Graphene Flagship seeks new industrial partners under Horizon2020[…]