Horizon Europe: The European Commission proposal for EU 2021-2027 Research and Innovation Programme

On June 7th 2018, the European Commission announced its proposal of €100 billion for for research and innovation the next long-term EU budget 2021-2027. A new programme – Horizon Europe – will build on the achievements and success of the previous research and innovation programme (Horizon 2020) and keep the EU at the forefront of global research and innovation. Horizon Europe is the most ambitious research and innovation programme ever.

Horizon Europe will introduce the following main new features:

  • A new generation of European Partnerships and increased collaboration with other EU programmes
  • A European Innovation Council (EIC)
  • New EU-wide research and innovation missions
  • Maximising the innovation potential across the EU
  • More openness

Source and further information: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-18-4041_en.htm