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You can find below the BET-EU news:

Lack of market is a main obstacle to commercialization of printed electronics systems, concluded by the first BET-EU summer school

The first BET-EU summer school and workshop on “Printed Electronics: Boosting Innovation for New Materials to Various Applications” was held successfully on 24 May 2017 in Strasbourg, France, as a satellite event of the EMR-S Spring 2017 annual meeting of the European Materials Research Society.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
BET-EU co-organises workshop: Printed electronics: boosting innovation for new materials to various applications

BET-EU, EIT Raw Materials and EMR-S are organizing the workshop "Printed electronics: boosting innovation for new materials to various applications" to discuss on the innovative materials in the area of printed electronics, their application potential, new production technologies and recyclability aspects. The workshop, which constitutes the first BET-EU summer school, will take place on 24 May 2017 and is embedded in the EMRS Spring Conference in Strasbourg, France.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Symposium on Paper electronics: from materials to applications

A symposium with the title: Paper electronics: from materials to applications will be organized on 23 May, in Strasbourg, France within the framework of the 2017 E-MRS Spring Meeting and Exhibit. This dedicated event will be hosted by Antonio José Felix de CARVALHO (Universidade de São Paulo), Rodrigo MARTINS (FCT – UNL; member of the BET-EU coordination team), Ari ALASTALO (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland; member of BET-EU) and David GUERIN (Centre Technique du Papier). The symposium will cover several hot topics, including:
- Cellulose, biopolymers and composites

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Open Call in the frame of BET-EU Project: Summer School on Substitution and Sustainability. Deadline 24 March, 2017

PhD students connected to the i3N hub and partner institutions can apply to participate in the IDS-FunMat_Inno Summer School to be held in FCT-UNL, Caparica – Portugal. This event will be organized in the frame of the EIT KIC Raw Materials, in 23-27 April 2017.
You can find more information on the application requirements and the program here.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Webinar on Horizon 2020 and Portugal 2020 available for watching

On 22 February, Dora Fazekas and Susana Figueiredo, from SPI, presented a webinar on Portuguese and European funding programs, highlighting opportunities for researchers on Horizon 2020 and Portugal 2020. Watch the presentation here.

Monday, March 6, 2017
Next BET-EU webinar on 22 February

The next BET-EU webinar on "Portuguese and European funding programs: Horizon 2020 and Portugal 2020 - Opportunities for researchers" will take place on 22 February, 2017 from 10.00 to 11.30 a.m (PT time). Join free here.


Friday, February 3, 2017
Professor Elvira Fortunato, member of the BET-EU coordination team, receives "Czochralski 2017 Award"

The Polish Academy of Sciences in conjunction with the European Society for Research on Materials (E-MRS), the Polish Society of Materials Science and the Polish Crystal Growth Society have assigned Prof. Elvira Fortunato, researcher at the Faculty of Science and Technology of the New University of Lisbon, the Czochralski 2017 award in recognition of her research work in the area of Advanced Materials Science.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Research team led by Professor Elvira Fortunato, member of the BET-EU coordination team, receives Innovation INCM award

The research team led by Professor Elvira Fortunato has received the Innovation INCM (Imprensa Nacional-Casa da Moeda) award by the work Secret paper – an innovative, low-cost approach, delivered by the Minister of the presidency and of administrative modernisation of Portugal, Prof. Maria Manuel Leitão Marques.
You can find more information here.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016