2nd International Call for Research Proposals

Basic Information

Website http://www.chistera.eu/call-2011-announcement
Aim of the joint call The CHIST-ERA initiative is looking for highly innovative and multidisciplinary collaborative projects in information and communication sciences and technologies. Thus CHIST-ERA is open to new ideas and original solutions, involving interdisciplinary skills. In addition, the transformative research done in CHIST-ERA shall explore new topics with potential for significant scientific and technical impacts. In this call, two separate topics are addressed, namely “From data to new knowledge” (D2K) and “Green ICT, towards Zero Power ICT” (G-ICT).
Type of joint call One Stage - Call with no pre-proposals submission
Launch date 20/10/2011
Deadline Full-Proposal 18/01/2012 Submitted proposal: 64
Evaluation End Date 31/05/2012 Successful proposal: 10 Proposals funded: 10
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
Call reasons
  • Achieving critical mass
  • Sharing competences and associated work
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Addressing specific scientific and technological issues
Research fields
  • Information and communication technologies
Type of research
  • Basic research
  • Applied Research
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
  • Large Corporations
Participating networks n/a