ERA-NET Cofund Smart Cities and Communities (ENSCC) - Joint Call for Proposals

Basic Information

Network ENSCC
Aim of the joint call In this Call for Proposals, smart cities and communities are defined as innovation ecosystems, covering the full innovation cycle: urban municipally based activities comprising multi-stakeholder partnerships (including research and innovation actors) who address solutions concerning intelligent networking and integration of urban infrastructures to increase energy and resource efficiency as well as enhanced quality of life in urban areas.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 11/12/2014
Deadline Pre-Proposal 17/03/2015 Submitted proposal: 80
Deadline Full-Proposal 15/09/2015 Submitted proposal: 32
Evaluation End Date 31/12/2015 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: 17
Is call co-funded? Yes
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Government and social relations
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Transport
Type of research
  • Applied Research
  • Pre-competitive 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
  • Other
Participating networks

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Austria Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG)
Belgium Brussels Institute for Research and Innovation (INNOVIRIS)
Belgium National Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS)
Belgium Walloon operational Directorate General for Economy, Employment and Research duplicate to 999811884 (SPW-DGO6)
Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation (RPF/IPE)
European Union European Commission (EC)
Finland Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (TEKES)
Netherlands Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)
Norway Research Council of Norway (RCN)
Portugal Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT)
Romania Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI)
Spain Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology (CDTI)
Sweden Swedish Energy Agency (SWEA)
Sweden Swedish Governmental Agency for Innovation Systems (VINNOVA)
Sweden Swedish Research Council for Environment, Agricultural Sciences and Spatial Planning (FORMAS)
Switzerland Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications (DETEC)
Türkiye The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK)

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
BREATHE Urban form, location choice and transport solutions for low-... 5
CIVIC Construction In Vicinities: Innovative Co-creation 9
CODALoop Community Data-Loops for energy-efficient urban lifestyles 8
DESENT Smart decision support system for urban energy and transport... 7
IP-SUNTAN Innovative Policies for Sustainable Urban Transportation 3
IntegrCiTy Decision-support environment for planning and integrating mu... 18
PARENT PARticipatory platform for sustainable ENergy managemenT 01/03/2016 28/02/2019 6
SMART URBAN ISLE Smart bioclimatic low-carbon urban areas as innovative energ... 9
SPACERGY Space-Energy patterns for smart energy infrastructures, comm... 4
SURECITY Sustainable and Resource Efficient Cities - Holistic simulat... 01/03/2016 28/02/2019 8
Smart Commuting Smart and Mobile Work in Growth Regions 7
Smart-FI Exploiting Aggregated Open Data from Smart Cities for the F... 01/04/2016 30/09/2018 8
SmartCityHospitality Implementing low carbon social urban tourism solutions and c... 4
SmartGov Advanced decision support for Smart Governance 01/04/2016 31/03/2019 8
SmarterLabs SmarterLabs - Improving Anticipation and Social Inclusion in... 11
TRANS-FORM Smart Transfers through Unravelling Urban Form and Travel Fl... 6
me2 Integrated smart city mobility and energy platform: me2 6