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Dragon-Star Plus will provide the EC and the Member States with tools for setting a long term cooperation strategy with China in research and innovation. The proposed activities take into account the current on-going policy dialogue and the peculiarities of the research and innovation environment in China, and are based upon the outputs and the established mechanism of the previous DRAGON-STAR project.

   

   
Newly Published Calls
   
   

MoST - Strategic International Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation Key Programme

   
   

The Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) has published the 2016 Strategic International Cooperation in Science and Technology Innovation Key Programme under the Key National Development Plan. According to the central government science and technology program (special, funds) management reform scheme, it aims to make the combination of all key programmes and to form the implementation plan for each programme. Now, the application guide of key programme has been released.

The deadline for application is February 16th, 2017

   
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NSFC-EPSRC-NERC Joint Research Programme
   
   

NSFC has signed the cooperation agreement with EPSRC and NERC in order to promote collaborative research programme among the scientists. In 2017, China and UK will co-fund the cooperation research project in the filed of Offshore Renewable Energy.

The deadline for application is March 2nd, 2017

   
   

More info

   
         
   
NSFC-DFG Joint Research Programme
   
   

According to the bilateral cooperation agreement from the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), both sides will co-fund Sino-German cooperation research programme to facilitate the exchange of the researchers. The funding for Chinese partners should not exceed 2 million RMB for each project.

The deadline for application is April 6th, 2017

   
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NSFC – European Commission Talent Programme
   
   

The European Commission and the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) signed a bilateral cooperation agreement to co-fund China-EU Talent Programme in 2017 that will foster intenational talent cooperation. The goal of NSFC – European CommissionTalent programme aims to support Chinese researchers that have already obtained the funding from ERC, and will support the research visits for 6 to 12 months. The funding for Chinese side should not exceed 30,000 RMB for each project.

The deadline for application is April 15th, 2017

   
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Getting Involved
   
    Generally speaking, the applicant will be required to fill in a standard application form designated by the national agency managing the programme, and submit it with the required documents to the secretariat of the national agency or a host organization of the funding programme.    
   
MoST - Strategic International Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation Key Programme
   
   

1. The applicant needs to follow the instruction from here.
2. The applicant should be a legal entity from research institutes, institution of higher education and enterprises set up in mainland China.
3. The application should include at least one foreign entity to jointly apply for the project.
4. Foreign participants must be a legal entity from research institutes, institution of higher education and enterprises with three years overseas eatablishment.
5. For more information, please refer to here.

Contacts:

Phone: 010-88654074

   
         
   
NSFC-EPSRC-NERC Joint Research Programme
   
   

1. The Chinese applicants need to log on http://isisn.nsfc.gov.cn/egrantweb/ to fill the application form online.
2. The UK applicants need to follow requireents from EPSRC.
3. For more information, please refer to here.

Chinese Contact:
Chunhong Qiu
E-mail: qiuch@nsfc.gov.cn

UK Contact:
Dr Glenn Goodall
E-mail: glenn.goodall@epsrc.ac.uk

   
         
   
NSFC-DFG Joint Research Programme
   
   

1. The Chinese applicants need to log on http://isisn.nsfc.gov.cn/egrantweb/ to fill the application form online.
2. The Germany applicants need to follow the instructions based on DFG.
3. Please note that the scientific content of the documents submitted to DFG and NSFC must be identical.
4. For more information, please refer to here.

Chinese contact:
Wenqong Li
E-mail: liwc@nsfc.gov.cn

Germany contact:
Wolfgang Wachter
E-mail: wolfgang.wachter@dfg.de

Claudia Bordach
E-mail: claudia.bordach@dfg.de

   
         
   
NSFC-DFG Joint Research Programme
   
   

1. The Chinese applicants need to log on http://isisn.nsfc.gov.cn/egrantweb/ to fill the application form online.
2. Online material includes letter of intent agreed by EC project team.
3. For more information, please refer to here.

Contact:
E-mail: xoc@nsfc.gov.cn

   
    Forthcoming Events    
         
   

4th2017 IEEE International Conference on Big Data Analysis (ICBDA 2017) - IEEE Xplore and Ei, 10-12 March 2017, Beijing, China

   
   

The 2017 IEEE 2nd International Conference on Big Data Analysis (ICBDA 2017) provides a leading forum for disseminating the latest research in Big Data Research, Development, and Application.

   
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2017 the Second International Conference on Multimedia and Image Processing (ICMIP 2017) - IEEE, Ei Compendex, 17-19 March 2017, Wuhan, China

   
   

The conference is an international forum for the presentation of technological advances and research results in the fields of Multimedia and Image Processing. The conference will bring together leading researchers, engineers and scientists in the domain of interest from around the world.

   
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2017 2nd International Conference on Renewable Energy and Smart Grid (ICRESG 2017), 24-26 March 2017, Shanghai, China

   
   

ICRESG 2017 welcomes articles in the field of Renewable Energy and Smart Grid, dealing with new developments in theory, analytical and numerical simulation and modeling, experimentation, demonstration, advanced deployment and case studies, results of laboratory or field operational tests, under the general theme of Renewable Energy and Smart Grid.

   
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