Basic Information

Aim of the joint call The funding objectives of the call are transnational application oriented and high risk R&D projects related to Manufacturing. The first MANUNET call for applications is a generic bottom-up call including all fields in Manufacturing.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 23/04/2007
Deadline Pre-Proposal 18/06/2007 Submitted proposal: 70
Deadline Full-Proposal 02/10/2007 Submitted proposal: 36
Evaluation End Date 15/11/2007 Successful proposal: 22 Proposals funded: 22
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
Call reasons
  • Achieving critical mass
  • Sharing competences and associated work
  • Addressing global issues
  • Developing common administrative procedures
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Addressing specific scientific and technological issues
Research fields
  • Industrial production
Type of 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

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Austria Department of Economics, Tourism and Technology, Government of Lower Austria (WST3)
Belgium Agency for Innovation by Science and Technology (IWT)
Estonia Enterprise Estonia (EE/EAS)
Finland Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (TEKES)
France French Agency for Innovation (OSEO)
Germany Center for Innovation and Technology in Northrhine-Westfalia (ZENIT)
Germany Ministry of Innovation, Science, Research and Technology North Rhine-Westfalia (MIWFT)
Italy Piemonte Region (RP)
Netherlands Development Agency East Netherlands (OOST)
Slovakia Ministry of Education (ME SR)
Slovenia Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology (MHEST)
Spain Basque Government (EJ-GV)
Spain Centre for Innovation and Business Development Catalonia (CIDEM)
Spain Government of Navarra (CFN)
United Kingdom Invest Northern Ireland (INI)