What is the offer about
To promote international cooperation in research, development and innovation, applicants can in this call for proposals apply for financing for industry driven and market oriented cluster projects with a focus on artificial intelligence.
Cluster projects mean international cooperation between large and small companies, academia and research institutes to strengthen European competitiveness. EUREKA clusters are strategic and thematic initiatives initiated by European industry.
So far, 15 countries have committed to this call for proposals. In addition to European countries Canada and South Korea are also participating. This effort is a unique opportunity for Swedish industry and academia to advance their positions and create common opportunities within artificial intelligence.
Participating EUREKA clusters are ITEA3, CELTIC-NEXT, Eurogia 2020, Penta and Euripides2. You can read more about the clusters and examples of their existing funded projects on their respective websites.
We encourage applicants to collaborate across sectors, such as across different technology areas and the EUREKA clusters’ traditional focus areas.
Cluster projects usually have between 4 to 20 project participants and the total international budget usually ranges between 2 to 20 M€. Actors from at least 2 different countries need to cooperate. It is expected that many project budgets in this call will range between 3 to 6 M€.
Take the opportunity to already now sketch on projects and network with possible partners. All participating clusters will initiate different types of activities to ease and support the formation of consortia. They can be contacted directly.