January 31, 2014

Strengthening Efficiency & Competitiveness in the European Knowledge Economies – Call for project prop

The Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) is now accepting project proposals for the fifth funding period of its international research programme “Strengthening Efficiency and Competitiveness in the European Knowledge Economies” (SEEK). Topics to be funded: 1) Innovation, firm creation and new technologies. 2) Energy and the environment. 3) Inclusive labour markets. 4) European Fiscal and Banking Union. Deadline for submission: January 31st, 2014. More information HERE. Submission guidelines are available at

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January 30, 2014

European Research Council in Horizon 2020 – Informative session

Next January 30th (9.30am), at Cibernàrium –first floor of MediaTIC building at Barcelona (C/Roc Boronat, 117)– there will be an informative session on the new European Research Council (ERC) program, as a part of the new RDI European Union funding scheme, Horizon 2020. The session will be led by Carmen Garcia Fernández, Scientific Officer de l’European Research Council Executive Agency (ERCEA) and Esther Rodríguez, National Contact Point (NCP) of the…

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January 28, 2014

International Academic Symposium R&D on Energy in Bacelona – January 28th 2014

The Symposium R&D on Energy in Barcelona, on January 28th 2014, will bring together high ranking researchers in the field of energy economics. The  energy sector is facing major challenges in most of its activities and segments. The main challenges are related to the mitigation of climate change and increasing efficiency, and fostering innovation is crucial to meeting these challenges. More information HERE.  

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January 23, 2014

Horizon 2020 – Informative sessions

Europe in a changing world – inclusive, innovative and reflective societies UPF, FECYT and AGAUR are organizing an informative session next January 23th on the 6th challenge titled “Europe in a changing world – inclusive, innovative and reflective societies”. Horizon 2020 is the challenge-based approach funding programme for the next seven years in the European Union. More information HERE.

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January 21, 2014

ICREA Academia 2013 – Call for applications

ICREA Academia is a programme to boost the research activity of university professors who are currently giving lectures, also involved in research projects and with a promising research career. Applications can be submited until January 21st, 2014 (14h). You can have a look to ICREA Academia 2013 call HERE (in catalan).

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January 15, 2014

34th Health Economics Conference – Call for papers

The 34th Health Economics Conference ‘Decision making based on evaluation: fable or desideratum?’  will take place at the Public University of Navarra, in Pamplona, from May 27th to May 30th 2014. The aim of the Conference is to open a dialogue between health professionals and economists, public and private managers. The deadline for submitting abstracts is January 15th. More information HERE.

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January 14, 2014

Becas “La Caixa” 2014 Informative Talk

Next January 14th (19h) there’s an INFORMATIVE TALK on Becas “La Caixa” 2014 for Spanish Postgraduate Students. If you are interested on attending this session, you should confirm your attendance HERE.

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December 31, 2013

Vilnius Declaration – Horizons for Social Sciences and Humanities

Vilnius, September 24th, 2013. “Europe will benefit from wise investment in research and innovation and Social Sciences and Humanities, SSH, are ready to contribute. European societies expect research and innovation to be the foundation for growth. Horizon 2020 aims to implement inter-disciplinarity and an integrated scientific approach. If research is to serve society, a resilient partnership with all relevant actors is required. A wide variety of perspectives will provide critical…

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December 6, 2013

Job Openings: 20 teachers and researchers – EGE – Rabat

The school of governance and economics in  Rabat (EGE) will recruit 20 teachers and researchers over three years. The school aims to contribute to the renewal of political and economic elites of Morocco and the region Worldwide Arab, Mediterranean and Africa. You will find all the information HERE.

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December 5, 2013

Seminar UB-XREAP “The Reform of Competition and Regulatory Authorities in Europe” – 5th Dec 2013

Next Thursday December, 5th 2013 at ‘Sala de Recepcions’ of the Faculty of Economics and Business of the Universitat de Barcelona takes place the UB-XREAP Seminar on “The Reform of Competition and Regulatory Authorities in Europe”. You can check the SEMINAR SCHEDULE. Attendance is free. Please, confirm your attendance by filling the following on-line formulary.

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