News from the DLR Projektträger
National Action Plan for the European Research Area adopted
15th November 2023
On 15 November 2023, the Federal Cabinet adopted the National Action Plan for the European Research Area. With this plan, the Federal Government is determining the course of its EU research and innovation policy for the coming years. The DLR Projektträger played an active role in the development of the action plan.
Event: Fostering Innovation Ecosystems through Widening
19th October 2023
Establishing scientific excellence in all EU countries - that is the goal of the "Widening" action program. At the seventh Brussels: FutureTalks on November 20, 2023, experts will discuss what role the program can play in the individual innovation ecosystems in Central and Eastern European countries.
Event: Brussels FutureTalks on the implementation of EU missions
5th September 2023
The Brussels Future Talks series organised by the Brussels Representative Office of the DLR Projektträger is going into the next round: On 20 September 2023, experts and stakeholders from the field will discuss the topic "EU Missions Assessment: European Perspectives in Exchange with Experiences from Austria and Germany".
11th Regional Conference of the Smart Cities Model Projects in Jena
17th August 2023
Under the motto "Shaping the digital future together – learning and sharing in smart cities and regions", the Federal Ministry of Housing, Urban Development and Building(BMWSB) is bringing together municipalities in Thuringia in an event organised by the Coordination and Transfer Office Model Projects in Smart Cities (KTS ).
Europe's Futures: First Foresight Workshop for the Federal Foreign Office
24th July 2023
Diplomats from Germany and Europe discussed Europe's future role in the world under the leadership of the DLR Projektträger. The Futures Literacy Laboratory on "The Futures of the EU as a Global Actor 2040" presented new future scenarios.
New cooperation with EU on Foresight and Technology Assessment
3rd July 2023
DLR Projektträger has a new client: in the coming years, it will provide strategic advice to the European Parliamentary Research Service (EPRS) in the fields of Strategic Foresight and Technology Assessment.
Green light for innovative campus plans
28th March 2023
The City of Bonn has given the green light to a preliminary building application for a groundbreaking office project. The DLR Projektträger is to move onto the energy-efficient, socially and sustainably designed campus in the north of the city.
Science diplomacy event – From Data to Policy Implementation
15th December 2022
Brussels: FutureTalks, the event series organised by the DLR Projektträger’s Brussels office, enters its fifth round on January 26th. Together with the Mission of Switzerland to the EU, DLR Projektträger invites you to a panel discussion followed by a reception on the topic of Science Diplomacy: From Data to Policy Implementation.
G20 Summit: Focus on education, research and innovation
18th November 2022
The G20 Summit ended in Bali on the 16th November 2022. The preceding ministerial meetings on education, research and innovation focused, among other things, on the post-COVID-19 world of work and on digital learning technologies. DLR Projektträger provided intensive support for the BMBF's participation.
Brussels FutureTalks: Development of innovation ecosystems through Widening
22nd November 2023
How can European countries that need to catch up in terms of research and development be supported? The seventh edition of "Brussels: FutureTalks" explored this question. More than 70 experts and stakeholders from politics and practice discussed what contribution the EU Widening programme can make and what framework conditions will be needed in the