Science and Technology in EU
Dissemination of information about funding for R&D in the EU in order to improve the participation and success of Slovak entities in EU framework programs. Improving the flow of information between the EC and Slovak researchers.
Communication with the EU, negotiation, commenting of science and technology policy document with the aim of improving the conditions for obtaining support for Slovak R & D entities. EC funding R & D Europe, respectively. international importance on a competitive principle through the new EU Programme for Research and Innovation Horizon 2020. Horizon 2020 provides for the involvement of Slovak R&D entities seven years (2014-2020) and allocated more than 80 billion. EUR. In addition, at national level the EU supports Member States financed from the European structural and investment funds, for example in Slovakia the new Operational Programme Research and Innovation (2014-2020) EU contribution allocated 2.27 billion. EUR.