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Cardtek Group joined EUROGIA Board

24/03/2015

Cardtek Group specialised in payment technologies joined EUROGIA2020 Board in March 2015. The Group aims to bring its expertise in energy efficiency domain and build partnerships with other Board Member Companies. EUROGIA2020 Board consists of 13 key energy technology players. 

Cardtek Group is founded by three entrepreneurs in 2001 to meet the growing deman in chip and payment technologies mandated by EMV standards.Cardtek Group is composed of 6 fully owned subsidiary companies. Together with its international affiliates, the Group is directly operating from 5 different countries; USA, Canada, Turkey, United Arab Emirates and Azerbaijan.

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EUROGIA2020 centrado en el desarrollo de tecnologías de baja emisión de carbono, organiza una jornada informativa en Madrid.

09/02/2015

Fecha : Miércoles 18 de Febrero de 2015
Hora : 10h a 13h
Lugar: Salón de Actos del CDTI; C/Cid nº4 ; 28001; Madrid
Asistencia: Confirmar asistencia en el correo electrónico: dptoetfsd@cdti.es

El Clúster EUREKA de energía, EUROGIA2020, centrado en el desarrollo de tecnologías de baja emisión de carbono, organiza una jornada informativa en Madrid.

EUROGIA2020 promueve y apoya consorcios internacionales para el desarrollo de proyectos de I+D en tecnologías energéticas de bajas emisiones de carbono. Los participantes españoles de estos proyectos se benefician de la financiación de proyectos internacionales del CDTI.

EUROGIA2020 cubre toda la cadena de valor de la energía y ha concedido su sello a 31 proyectos por un valor de 200 millones de euros entre los años 2008 -2014

South Africa declared its support for EUROGIA2020

16/01/2015

                     South Africa declared its support for EUROGIA2020 

South Africa declared its support for EUROGIA2020, the EUREKA Cluster for low carbon energy technologies. Today 19 EUREKA Member Countries are supporting EURGIA2020 Cluster along with South Africa. Supporting Countries provide their political support and embrace clusters as tools to achieve national R&D objectives. 

South Africa will be invited to lend its official support to EUROGIA2020 at EUREKA level during the next NPC/HLG Meeting which will take place on 17-19 March in Geneva. 

 

EUROGIA2020 Fact Sheet

07/01/2015

A brief review of what is EUROGIA2020 :

 

COSIA Challenges: Calls for projects to deliver accelerated improvement in environmental performance through collaborative action and innovation

06/01/2015

COSIA (Canada`s Oil Sands Innovation Alliance) identified challenges to achieve its aspiration to produce oil with lower greenhouse gas emissions. COSIA challenges aim to mobilize the minds and resources of external stakeholders and global solutions providers. 

Challenges are as follows :  

Downhole Stream Generation
Enriched Combustion Air
Natural Gas Decarbonization
Water and Energy Recovery
New Heat Exchanger 
Pressure let down  

For further information and submission, please visit COSIA Challenges.  

Energy Transition: EUROGIA2020, a tool to achieve low carbon goals

31/10/2014

Energy Transition: EUROGIA2020, a tool to achieve low carbon energy goals

EUROGIA2020, the EUREKA Cluster for low carbon energy technologies, is organizing an information day and brokerage event with support of the French Public Authorities  on December 10, 2014 in Paris at IPGP (The institute of Earth Physics of Paris).

This event brings together high level speakers from GdFSuez, French Administration and funding agencies to assess how innovation can help achieve Energy Transition in France. The new bill sets ambitious targets to reduce the overall energy consumption, while increasing the role of renewables. EUROGIA2020 with its proven experience in fostering innovative collaborative projects can help Member States meet objectives which were set at EU and national levels. The conference will be followed with a brokerage session where energy project ideas searching for partners are presented.

EUROGIA2020 supports and promotes international partnerships developing innovative projects in low carbon energy technologies. Between year 2008- 2013, EUROGIA labelled 29 projects worth 200 M Euros and enabled their access to national funding in 41 EUREKA Member Countries.

Mark your calendars for Wednesday December 10, 2014. 

For registration  

                     

AGENDA

  • Welcome SpeechCNRS (French National Center for Scientific Research)

  • How technological innovation can help achieve energy transition, Mr Raphael Schoentgen, Director of Research and Technologies, GDF Suez

  • The role of minerals in energy production, Mr Olivier Vidal, Research Director at the Institute of Earth Sciences CNRS (French National Center for Research)

  • A regional demonstrator of the hydrogen economy in West Normandy, Mr Laurent Jammes, EHD2020 Technical and Scientific Director & ACTYS General Manager

  • Public Support for low carbon energy technologies in France, Mr  Dominique- Paul Warnier, High Level representative of France to EUREKA, DGE (Direction Generale des Entreprises)

Buffet Lunch

  • Presentation of EUROGIA2020 activityMr Christian Besson, Office Director ofEUROGIA2020 & Mr Gabriel Marquette, General Manager of EUROGIA2020

  • Funding Opportunities for French ParticipantsMr Patrick Cornet,  Responsible for collaborative international programmes, Bpifrance

  • Brokerage session – Participants are invited to present their potential project ideas to create transnational project consortia

  • Face-to-face meetings – Meet the industry representatives to explore collaboration opportunity

 

 

ZOZ: After Siemens and AIRBUS became the third German Board Member Compnay of EUROGIA

15/10/2014

Zoz is after Siemens and Airbus became the third German "Board-Member" company at EUROGIA. Prof. Zoz attended his first committee meeting at the EUREKA-Office on October 9, 2014. 

Zoz GmbH is the core and the materials-company of Zoz Group and a small but global player in equipment and nanostructured materials manufacturing looking back on more than 20 years experience in this field. 

KOREA EUREKA DAY 2014

02/04/2014

KOREA EUREKA DAY 2014 will take place in Oslo from 26th to 28th May, 2014.

KOREA EUREKA DAY is the premium R&D matchmaking event, linking Korean and European researchers, policy makers and innovation players. This year about 80 representatives of Korean companies, research institutes, universities and SMEs will join European Industry Representatives  in Oslo.

The first day will start with thematic sessions during which EUREKA Cluster Representatives both from ICT and Energy will play an active role. EUROGIA2020 General Manager, Mr Gabriel Marquette will moderate the session of Green Technologies on May 26 , where European and Korean Industry Representatives will work on how to generate transnational projects. 

For further information and registration, please visit  Korea EUREKA Day 2014 .

EUROGIA2020 at TENNERDIS Information Day

09/12/2013

EUROGIA2020 General Manager, Gabriel Marquette is participating at the Information Day organized by TENNERDIS on December 18, 2013 in Grenoble to present EUROGIA2020 Programme.

This event organized by TENNERDIS, the cluster for development of new energy technologies, aims at presenting  various funding programmes  to the stakeholders in Rhones-Alp region. EUREKA representatives will be in Grenoble together with EUROGIA2020 General Manager to deliver the latest information about EUROSTARS programme.

For registeration, please contact Ms Céline Fallot.

Programme:
9:30   Présentation d’Horizon 2020  

            • Les nouveaux dispositifs en faveur des PME

            • Focus sur les appels à projet sur la thématique  « Energies sûres, propres et efficaces » et le programme du FCH-JU

10:10 Participer à un projet européen :

            Quels enjeux, implications et retombées pour une PME ?  

            Comment monter un projet compétitif pour répondre à un appel à proposition européen ?

10:40 EUROGIA2020 et Eurostars : des programmes d’accès aisé pour les PME
11:30 Témoignage PME (à confirmer)
11:45 Rendez-vous individuels avec Vitamib, EUROGIA ou Tenerrdis.

 

 

EUROGIA& UK Joint Funding Mechanism :Successful Launch Event July 10, 2013

15/07/2013

The UK Department of Energy and Climate Change,  in collaboration with Eurogia+ and Technology Strategy Board organized a launch event for the new funding mechanism for low carbon energy technology projects on July 10th in London. 

Over 100 industry representatives attended the information day and more than 10 project ideas on 4 technology areas : offshore wind, wave and tidal, carbon capture and storage, and energy storage were presented during the brokerage session.

 Visit the UK country page to have further information on funding conditions.