News from the DLR Projektträger
Quality in preclinical research: survey among research funders
27th July 2022
Are the guiding principles of clinical trials also suitable for preclinical research projects? That is what the EViR funders’ forum now aims to examine. As a member of the Preclinical Research Working Group, DLR Projektträger has helped to develop a questionnaire for this purpose.
National Dialogue on Synergies platform arouses interest throughout Europa
19th July 2022
Synergies are a strategic tool that can help Europe become greener, more digital and more resilient. With the "National Dialogue on Synergies", a unique multi-level platform with a Europe-wide role model function, DLR Projektträger is already contributing to these goals on behalf of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).
Closing the knowledge gap between research and marketability
12th July 2022
The path from an innovative idea to approval of a new drug is often a long one. The European Union-funded STARS consortium has now published tangible recommendations to help bridging the gap between research and regulatory authorities. DLR Projektträger has played a key role in supporting all phases of the project.
80 million euros for the further development of electromobility
8th July 2022
With the implementation of the funding guideline "Elektro-Mobil", DLR Projektträger, on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Economics and Climate Protection (BMWK), has been actively shaping the transport and energy transition for many years. Now the BMWK has published another funding call for the further development of electromobility.
A boost for Dresden as a business location
4th July 2022
Saxony plays an important role in the German research, education and innovation landscape. Few European locations conduct research as intensively as Dresden. DLR Projektträger moved into its premises in the state capital a year ago and, as a partner of state politics, has been giving the region an additional boost ever since.
Improving health care – a new call for funding on topical issues
30th June 2022
Climate change and health, digital solutions for better patient treatment, the further development of selected medical treatment guidelines: The Federal Joint Committee (G-BA) wants to further advance medical care with new funding announcements. Their implementation is the responsibility of DLR Projektträger.
Federal Report on Research and Innovation 2022 approved by Cabinet
28th June 2022
On the 22nd June, Germany’s Federal Cabinet approved the new Federal Report on Research and Innovation (BuFI). Every two years, the report provides information on the structures, priorities and goals of German research and innovation policy. DLR Projektträger is largely responsible for the editing and process control of the BuFi.
Premiere in Brussels – DLR Projektträger presents "Foresight Navigator”
27th June 2022
DLR Projektträger has presented the new "Foresight Navigator" to the European Committee of the Regions. With this, it was once again able to demonstrate its expertise in methods for what is known as the smart specialisation of regions in combination with strategic foresight processes.
G7 Science Ministers' Meeting – DLR Projektträger contributes to success
22nd June 2022
Freedom of science, research to combat climate change and post-covid – not only was DLR Projektträger able to contribute valuable content to the agenda of the meeting of G7 science ministers, it also helped organise the meeting.
Germany has an Open Educational Resources (OER) strategy
1st August 2022
On the 29th July, Dr Jens Brandenburg, Parliamentary State Secretary of Federal Ministry of Education and Research (the BMBF), presented the OER strategy in Frankfurt. Over the next few years, Open Educational Resources are to be systematically expanded and promoted. DLR Projektträger was significantly involved in the development of the strategy.