The European Commission reported on Friday how it intends to spend 30 billion euros on the EU's research and innovation financing program for 2018-2020 called "Horizon 2020", of which 2.7 billion euros are intended to launch the European Council for Innovation. This is reported by the Interfax.
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According to him, the European Commission will work together with the European Council for Innovation, which today takes the first steps to "provide many innovative European companies with a springboard for leadership in the world."
"Horizon 2020" is a European program for the financing of research and innovation with a budget of 77 billion euros, which supports a high degree of scientific excellence in Europe and contributes to bright scientific breakthroughs, such as the discovery of exoplanets and gravitational waves, the European Commission explains.
The goal will be the financial support for companies developing new solutions in the field of migration, security, climate, clean energy and the digital economy.