Central aim of organisation
Strengthening the participation of Austrian researchers from academia and industry in European and International R&D programmes and initiatives.
Briefly describe your organisation
Our objective is the sustainable strengthening of Austria as a business location. As actor in the Austrian innovation system we support the competitiveness of the Austrian economic and scientific community nationally as well as internationally.
The know-how and experience of our staff are the basis for high-quality services in research and technology funding for the benefit of our customers.
The key objective of the Division of European and International Programmes (EIP) of FFG is the strengthening of the participation of Austrian researchers from academia and industry in European and International R&D programmes and initiatives.
Researchers from companies, universities, research organisations and other actors are provided with targeted information, advice and coaching free of charge. The team at the Division of European and International Programmes consists of some 45 experts covering all thematic fields with experience in the academic as well as corporate sector. All experts have hands on experience in European R&D Programmes and Initiatives as project partners or/and coordinators, project evaluators or expert group members.
|- ICT Applications |
- Multimedia, Pattern Recognition
- Software- and Data Processing
- Advanced Systems Architecture
|- Cognitive Systems, Interaction and Robotics |
- Photonics and Quantum Technologies
- Radio Frequency Technologies
My organisation has been involved in projects funded by the following EU-programmes
Austrian Research and Development Projects
Participation in several Coordination and Support Actions at European Level.
Inserted / Updated
2008-09-23 / 2012-12-11