On 14th January 2010, the European Commission will organise an Info Day in Luxembourg focused on Challenge 2 - Cognitive Systems and Robotics - of the ICT WorkProgramme.
Challenge 2 objectives are outlined in the current ICT Work Programme 2009. The budget and target topics are:
STREPs (min 23.4 M € – max 39 M €):
- New approaches towards artificial cognitive systems (STREP) (target a)
IPs (min 39 M € – max 54.6 M €):
- New Complete Robotic Systems (IP) (target c)
- Cross-fertilization between academic and industrial research efforts in robotics (IP) (target e)
CAs (max 2 M €).
- Fostering an artificial cognitive systems research community in Europe (CA) (target h)
The information day aims at helping participants to better understand the work programme and criteria for the evaluation of proposals, to facilitate sharing of ideas and experiences, and to find partners for project consortia.