QuantERA Launch Event in Lisbon - Thursday, 1st of December 2016 to launch one of the biggest ERA-NET Programmes with a budget of over EUR 34 million that will support international research in the field of quantum technology.

The representatives of the QuantERA Consortium and the Strategic Advisory Board will meet on Thursday, 1st of December 2016 to launch one of the biggest ERA-NET Programmes with a budget of over EUR 34 million that will support international research in the field of quantum technology. The Programme is coordinated by the National Science Center, Poland.

The agenda of the Lisbon meeting includes acceptance of the Consortium Agreement and approval of the scope and procedures of the Co-funded Call. The international call for proposals is the key activity of the QuantERA Programme and will lead to the funding of trans-national research projects on quantum technologies. The official pre-announcement is scheduled for January 2017.