Specific Challenge:Efficient implementation of EU marine and fisheries
policies relies on the provision of adequate, accurate and timely data on the
diversity and abundance of marine species and the functioning of marine
ecosystems. Legislation such as the Data Collection Framework ...
Specific Challenge:Dissemination, exploitation and transfer of project
results are crucial activities during project life-time and beyond in order to
make sure that projects have the expected impacts. Clustering of project
activities, according to objectives and addressed themes, ...
Flag(s): Industrial biotechnology Biotechnology (non-medical), bioreactors, applied Synthetic biology, chemical biology and new bio-en Industrial bioengineering
Specific Challenge:Disruptions in the operation of our countries’
infrastructure may put at risk the functioning of our societies and their
economies. Such disruptions may result from many kinds of hazards and physical
and/or cyber-attacks on installations and systems. Recent events ...
Flag(s): Protection of networks Avert and prepare themselves against aggression Protection of areas and infrastructures Protection of citizens (goods and people)
Specific Challenge:The increasing resources' constraints that EU is facing
strongly condition its competitiveness and the quality of life of individuals.
Important gains in resource efficiency can be made by replacing current linear
economic models with circular models of production ...
Flag(s): Innovation systems Business strategies New business opportunities Process innovation Renewable energy sources Disruptive innovation Energy Efficiency Strategic management Technology development Industrial sectoral change Demand driven innovation Sustainable innovation Public administration innovation Service innovation Product innovation Resources efficiency Open innovation Circular economy Industrial innovation policy Innovation policy Regulatory framework for innovation Social innovation Entrepreneurship Supply chain management Technology implementation Innovation strategies Business plan Organizational innovation Technological innovation Business model innovation
Specific Challenge:The European water sector has a prominent position in
economy and society, but it is very diverse and fragmented. It needs to
revolutionise the way public and private actors work together so as to address
water-related challenges and seize on opportunities strengthening ...
Flag(s): Irrigation equipment Ecosystem management Irrigation economics Waste water recycling Prototyping Open innovation Human waste Related to regional development Drinking water treatment Regional development Technological innovation Flood forecasting Environment chemistry Resources efficiency Water quality monitoring Pollution (water, soil), waste disposal and treatm Business model innovation Water management Water economics Water scarsity management Fertilisation Sustainable innovation Waste water treatment Innovation and diversity (e.g. gender) Technology commercialisation Plant waste Urban water management Disruptive innovation Research to business Water saving Social innovation Public administration innovation Wastewater treatment Business plan Nature conservation Policy development Smart Specialisation strategies Deployment Water policy Waste biotreatment Integrated management of water Water system modelling Hydrology Service innovation Renewable energy sources - general Technology transfer Regulatory framework for innovation Circular economy Climatology and climate change Field trial River infrastructure Water re-use Industrial waste Waste recycling Standardisation Sustainability Environmental chemistry Experience economy Water supply Environmental toxicology at the population and eco Innovation systems Technology implementation Urban waste Public participation Water recycling and re-use Water distribution Financing for renewable energies Soil science Wastewater management Related to SME and start-up support Gender in water resources Gender in environmental sciences Hydrology, water and soil pollution Market development Hydrology (Water science) Water technology Water-climate interactions
Scope:In the European Union, the average life expectancy is estimated to be
decreased by 8.6 months, because of exposure to particulate matter resulting
from human activities. The inhalation of particulate matter can also lead to
adverse effects in the respiratory, cardiovascular, ...
Flag(s): Diagnostic and implantable devices, environmental Atmospheric chemistry, atmospheric composition, ai Geochemistry and geophysics Environment, resources and sustainability Materials engineering Respiratory systems Public and environmental health Nano-materials (production and properties)
Specific Challenge:Creativity, entrepreneurial skills, risk taking
adaptability and innovation capacity, problem solving skills, skills related to
effective teamwork and sharing information and knowledge, may all be key
competitive advantages for Europeans, starting from young ...
Flag(s): Foresight / Forecast Education policy Innovation policy Innovation methodologies Entrepreneurship education
Specific Challenge:While efforts have been made to make public services
user-friendly and reduce the administrative burden, for example by making them
increasingly available online, studies show that service design often does not
meet the expectations of citizens and businesses, ...
Flag(s): Public sector innovation Economics of innovation Data reuse Public administration Demand driven innovation Social innovation Innovation policy Open government
Specific Challenge:As societal challenges are growing more complex and
interlinked, public policy innovation and experimentation, using ICT can
improve the effectiveness, efficiency and the quality decisions in the public
sector. Effective and reliable policies need to consider ...
Flag(s): Data value chains Political economy, institutional economics, law an Linked open data Data reuse Public administration innovation Social innovation Public sector innovation Foresight / Forecast
Specific Challenge:Over the past decades, the insight has grown among
national, European and international policymakers that policy action cannot be
solely guided by reference to gross domestic product and its growth without
integrating intangible investment, social and environmental ...
Flag(s): Econometrics, statistical methods Beyond GDP Foresight / Forecast