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06 March 2015

European Online Job Day - 100 000 km away from continental Europe

(From ec.europa.eu ) With the EURES online platform, the island of Reunion successfully expands its talent pool to all of continental Europe. The island of Reunion, in cooperation with EURES France and several other partners, held an online recruiting day recently. The event focused on finding food and service industry workers interested in employment on the Island of Reunion – a popular holiday destination. "The format of job days is very nice," says EURES Adviser Laurent Faivre. "Overall, it allowed for contact with candidates who reside across 100,000 kilometres of the EU, many of who...
04 March 2015

Helping to establish young Swedish designers

(From ec.europa.eu ) Recruitment in the design sector frequently operates differently from other areas of business. Opportunities may exist without being advertised and employers may only realise they want a designer once they have seen their work. This means anyone trying to help designers develop their careers needs to approach the issue of matching applicant with vacancy in a new way – which is just what EURES adviser Wanna Spiridonidou is doing in Sweden. To showcase the work of up and coming designers she has formed a close relationship with Business Sweden , which aims to promote...

Euromed Invest Academy in Brussels to focus on EU policies

(From www.enpi-info.eu ) NEWS The EU-funded Euromed Invest project is organising the 4th Euromed Invest Academy to be held on 15-17 June in Brussels. The Academy in Brussels is organised on the theme "How to get to know and work with the EU and its institutions to develop investments and SMEs in the Mediterranean". It will give participants the opportunity to know...
11 May 2015

Study on trade secrets and confidential business information in the internal market

Published : Mon, 11 May 2015 The European Commission contracted a study on the role of trade secrets and confidential business information as possible drivers for innovation, competitiveness and economic growth in the EU.
11 May 2015

EuroMed Days at EXPO Milano 2015 – a successful event launching a six-month process

Published : Mon, 11 May 2015 The EuroMed Days on 6-7 May were early successes for the European Commission at EXPO 2015. Building on the Commission's industrial cooperation work with Mediterranean neighbour countries, the two days demonstrat...
11 May 2015

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE)

Identifier: H2020-MSCA-RISE-2015Pillar: Excellent ScienceType: Call for ProposalsOpening Date: Tue, 6 Jan 2015Deadline: Tue, 28 Apr 2015 17:00:00 (Brussels local time)Budget: 80.000.000,00 €Modification Date: Mon, 11 May 2015Latest information: A total of...
16 April 2015

Consultation on the respect of intellectual property in public procurement procedures

Published : Thu, 16 Apr 2015 Tue, 07 Jul 2015 Policy field(s) Internal Market: public procurement, intellectual property. Target groups Public authorities carrying out public procurement; suppliers of goods and services to public authoriti...