European Parliament and Council confirm Iliana Ivanova as new EU Commissioner

Ivanova takes up her post immediately. She is to serve until 31 October 2024 which is the end of term for the current Commission.

MSCA Presidency conference in Toledo on 14 and 15 November

The event is co-organised by the European Commission and the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT).

Research in Europe in Göttingen on 12 October

The information event "Research in Europe" will take place on Thursday, 12 October from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the University of Göttingen.

European Commission: Experts on Economic and Societal Impact of R&I sought

The experts’ role will be to support in developing an evidence-based, transformative R&I policy that drives sustainability transitions in Europe.

UK to join Horizon Europe

The European Commission and the UK have reached a political agreement on the UK’s Association to Horizon Europe. Until now, the UK was considered a “to be associated” country and was not in a position to sign grant agreements for projects.

Agreement on UK association to Horizon Europe

We congratulate all researchers in the UK and are very happy for all scientists with regards to the new opportunities for collaboration!

Online Information events on MSCA Staff Exchanges (SE) and COFUND

KoWi is offering two online information events on the MSCA Staff Exchanges and COFUND, after the call openings in October 2023.

MSCA & Citizens – European Researchers‘ Night on 29 September

The European Researchers' Night together with the Researchers at Schools initiative is funded under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions and is part of the MSCA and Citizens programme.

KoWi Seminar EU-Kompakt I in Bonn: Registration on 5 September at 10 a.m.

The goal of EU-Kompakt I is to provide a comprehensive introduction to the current EU research framework programme.

Monitoring report on European Research Infrastructure Consortia (ERIC) with outlook on potential options for the future

The EU Commission has published the 3rd Monitoring Report on the European Research Infrastructure Consortium (ERIC) Regulation.