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Preparatory action on defence research: 2018 topics

The European Commission adopted the 2018 financing decision for the preparatory action on defence research (PADR) on 9 March with a budget of €40 million. It includes descriptions of 3 topics for which calls for proposals will be…

Commission launches Strategic Forum for Important Projects of Common European Interest

The Commission has now launched a call for applications for individuals and organisations wanting to take part in the Forum. Areas of competences include security and defence, and related implications for industrial value chains…


European forum on defence and dual use technologies in the maritime domain


Toulon, 20-21 September 2018 The European Forum of defence and dual use technologies for the protection of the maritime domain will bring together high-level European defence and dual use experts, pubic authorities, clusters and SMEs. Jointly organised by the European Commission and ENDR member Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur Region, the event aims to promote defence and dual use technologies in the maritime field. The forum also aims to: Raise awareness among public and private economic stakeholders about the potential of dual use…