Due to a number of urgent requests we have agreed to extend the deadline for online applications to 18th January 2016. The review process will commence immediately after this deadline so don't be late!
In addition we are delighted to announce that the opportunity for applicants has been extended to include EERA JP Smart Grid participants and associates as well as ELECTRA partners.
The third call for application for Research Exchanges has been extended up to December 19, 2015.
In particular this call is dedicated to exchanges between ELECTRA Partners and extra-EU Organizations .
For detailed information on call topics and application procedure click the “Mobility” Tab..
The event attracted thirty nine delegates, who came to hear the results of the exchange visits to CSIRO (Australia), University of Strathclyde (UK), OFFIS (Germany), TNO (Netherlands), and CRES (Greece). A number of interesting discussions were stimulated by the research, and significant amount of interest stimulated in the future Calls of the ELECTRA REX programme: the 3rd REX call dedicated to exchanges between ELECTRA Partners and extra-EU Organizations is now open! For detailed information on call topics and application procedure click the "Mobility" tab.
The First ELECTRA REX workshop provided an opportunity to be introduced to the EERA Joint Programme in Smart Grids
Workshop participants heard first-hand accounts from the researchers of the value of their exchanges to prestigious centres
"Towards International Cooperation"
Joint Brazilian – ELECTRA Smart Grids Workshop
November 11-12, 2015 Florianópolis, Brazil
An important objective of ELECTRA is to establish the bases for International Cooperation activities with extra-EU countries in the field of Smart Grids. Special attention is devoted to promote the involvement of emerging economies, namely B.R.I.C.S. countries.
In this frame the joint Brazilian-ELECTRA Smart Grids Workshop has been organized in cooperation with INESC P&D Brazil and Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC). The workshop (see the programme) will give the opportunity to present ELECTRA IRP results both to Academia and industry representatives. In turn, presentations dealing with on-going smart grids Brazilian projects and future trends will help in identify topics of interest for potential joint R&D activities.
Feedback of the workshop and presentations download here.