Launching Event for the European Enterprise Network, EEN – Albania
Albanian Investment Development Agency (AIDA) in collaboration with the Agency for Research, Technology and Innovation (ARTI), the Regional Development Agency (ARD) and the Union of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Albania (UCCIAL) organized on 12 November 2012 the Launching Event of the European Enterprise Network EEN - Albania.
This event was organized for the accession of Albania in the European Enterprise Network (EEN). European Enterprise Network is an excellent opportunity for Albanian SMEs for finding strategic partners and expands into new markets. Read more...
Information Day at Beder University
On 7 February 2014, the Agency for Research Technology and Innovation (ARTI), organized an Information Day at the Beder University for the new European programmes which fund the Scientific Research in Albania. Read more...
Information Day at the Institute of Geosciences, Energy, Water and Environment
Following the campaign for the promotion of the European Commission programmes, on 18 February 2014, the Agency for Research, Technology and Innovation, organized an Information Day at the Institute of Geosciences, Energy, Water and Environment. Read more...
Information Day at the Polis University
On 5 February, the Directorate of International Programmes of the Agency for Research, Technology and Innovation, organized an Information Day at the Polis University. The aim of this Information Day was to inform the researchers of this university with the latest developments ... Read more...
Information Day at the Epoka University
On 17 January 2014, the Agency for Research, Technology and Innovation, organized an Information Day at the Epoka University for the European Programmes Horizon 2020, Euraxess, JRC and the European Charter for Researchers and ... Read more...
Information Day at the University of Tirana
On 23 December 2013, the Agency for Research, Technology and Innovation, organized an Information Day with the Faculties of the University of Tirana. In this Information Day, the participant professors and students from these faculties were presented with the new programme of Horizon 2020, Euraxess, and The European Charter for Researchers and ... Read more...
Information Day at the Faculty of Natural Sciences
On 16 April 2013, the Agency for Research, Technology and Innovation, organized an Information Day at the Faculty of Natural Sciences. This Information Day was organized in order to present the researchers of this Faculty with the new scientific European programmes which ... Read more...
National Catalogue of Innovations for Human Development in Albania
In 2012, UNDP Programme for Governance and Local Development, ART GOLD2, IDEASS International Cooperation together with BAZH NGO and ARTI collaborated for the first time in the creation of the National Catalogue of Innovations for Human Development in Albania. In the role of the coordinator of this initiative, ARTI made a big effort in the creation and the further promotion of this catalogue. Read more...
JRC Information Day
On October 3, the Agency for Research, Technology and Innovation in cooperation with Joint Research Centre – JRC organized at Rogner Hotel- Europa Park the event "JRC General Information Day". The objective of this event was to make Albania's researchers and entrepreneurs aware of the research activities performed at the JRC level, stimulate exchanges around common topics of interest and strengthen future collaborations between JRC and national researchers and research institutes. Read more...
Steering Platform on Research for the Western Balkan Countries (WBC)
The 12th Meeting of the Steering Platform on Research for the Western Balkan Countries (WBC) took place in Tirana, Albania, on 12-13 June, 2012. This meeting was co-chaired by Danish Presidency of the Council of European, Albania, on behalf of the Western Balkan Countries and the European Commission. Read more...
Training - Scientific Research and Health
13-14 July 2011 - The Agency for Research, Technology and Innovation with the initiative of Prof. Jera Kruja, the National Contact Point for Health in Albania and in cooperation with the Italian Agency for Promotion of European Research (APRE) organized a two-days training course aiming at supporting and encouraging Albanian researchers to apply at the FP7- Health Programe. Read more...
Information Session on Research
27 May 2011 - The Agency of Research, Technology and Innovation (ARTI) with the support of the Delegation of the European Union to Albania, organized an Information Session on Research, in the Academy of Science aiming at supporting the Albanian potential applicants with the preparation of project proposals under Framework Programme 7 (FP7). Read more...
Training Course - For supporting potential applicants to participate in the FP7 Programme
19 - 20 April 2011 - The Agency of Research, Technology and Innovation (ARTI) together with the Delegation of the European Union to Albania and the Austrian Science and Research Liaison Office (ASO) are organizing in Albania, two training courses with the participation of the internationally well recognized expert, Mr. Sean McCarthy, in the capacity of the trainer. Read more...
Information Day- Participation in European Cooperation Programme in Science and Technology COST.
21 - 24 February 2011 - In the vein of promoting COST Programme amongst the Albanian scientific community, the Agency of Research, Technology and Innovation (ARTI) has organized a 4-day event on the topic "Participation in COST Actions: focus on the winners of the National Programme of Research and Development". Read more...
Horizon 2020 is the new European Union funding programme for research and innovation running from 2014 to 2020.
On 11 December 2013, The European Commission has for the first time presented calls for project under this programme. Worth more than €15 billion over the first two years, the funding is intended to help boost Europe's knowledge-driven economy, and tackle issues that will make a difference in people's lives.
You can find these calls on Participant Portal under Horizon 2020 calls
The new calls for proposals for FP7 Programme
- Support for the coherent development of research policies: Identifier: FP7-CDRP-2013-EUR-CD
On October 10th, 2012, the European Commission published the annual 2012 Progress Report for Albania.
Please find as follows the comments on Chapter 25 – Research and Science (page 58 - 59):
Albanian Progress Raport 2012
Albanian Progress Report 2012 - Chapter 25
EU-FP7: Orientation Papers for 2013 Work Programme
The European Commission has published a number of 'Orientation Papers' which set out the research themes for 2013 work programmes of the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (FP7). These can be found on http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/page/fp7_documentation/.
Orientation papers for the following areas have so far been released:
Space; Security; Health; Food, Agriculture, Fisheries and Biotechnology; Nanosciences, Nanotechnologies; Environment; Oceans of Tomorrow (cross-thematic calls) and Energy.
EURAXESS is registered as trademark
25 April 2012 - The EURAXESS is now officially registered as trademark.
Owner is the European Union represented by the European Commission.
What does this mean? All around Europe (geographically speaking) all those wishing to use the name and brand EURAXESS risk to be pursued by the EU if they do not ask for permission.
Republic of Moldova
A Memorandum of Understanding for the association of the Republic of Moldova to FP7 was signed on 11 October 2011.
The Republic of Moldova will become formally associated to the 7th EU Framework Programme (FP7) from 1 January 2012.
GUIDE - VIABLE SEARCH FOR EUROPEAN PROJECTS - this guide aims to help somehow the Research Community to find information needed for programs and research networks of the European Community. In it you will find a summary of the most important web portals for Scientific Research in Europe.
GLOSSARY GUIDE - For recognition of European Community Programmes: FP7, COST, EUREKA, MARIE-CURIE - primary goal is to inform the Research Community on programs and research networks of the European Community with practical information on how to participate in these programs coordinated by ARTI.
CODE ON “ETHICS IN RESEARCH ACTIVITIES AND PUBLISHING” – For the fundamental importance that the school has in the scientific research and publisher and for those that are updated on the progress of the integration reforms we are publishing the full rules on Ethics in Research Publisher: A step towards strengthening national human capital and increase the collaboration capacity in european research area.
FP7 - bundles all research-related EU initiatives together under a common roof playing a crucial role in reaching the goals of growth, competitiveness and employment.
EUREKA - is more than an organization, it is an ambition: to become the leading platform for R&D-performing entrepreneurs in Europe and beyond.
COST - COST is an intergovernmental framework for European Cooperation in Science and Technology, allowing the coordination of nationally-funded research on a European level.