Horizon Europe: Chips Joint Undertaking briefing

The UK has joined the EU’s Chips Joint Undertaking (JU) as a Participating State enhancing access to €1.3 billion Horizon Europe funding for collaborative research and innovation projects across semiconductors, electronics components and systems.

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10.00 - 11.00



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About the event

This one hour online briefing event hosted by Innovate UK will give details about the support from the Chips Joint Undertaking (JU) and will provide you with the opportunity to:

  • Background information on the Chips Joint Undertaking (JU)
  • Learn about the forthcoming calls and deadlines
  • Meet the UK National Contact Point for Digital – Craig Sharp
  • Hear about the Horizon Europe Pump Priming support available
  • Q&A

Who should watch this recording?

This webinar is aimed at companies and research organisations that are interested in European support for (Chips) semiconductors, electronic components and systems and who wish to work with European counterparts in collaborative research and innovation projects. The Chips JU is a ‘tri-partite’ partnership that combines funding from Horizon Europe, Member States and industry.

Why should I watch this recording?

This webinar is a good opportunity to learn about how you can be part of the latest cutting-edge initiatives in key digital technologies, and also get to know potential partners and the UK’s National Contact Point for Digital.

Professor Will Drury, Executive Director, Digital and Technology, Innovate UK said:

Semiconductor technology underpins so much of what we use today from mobile phones to renewable energy. This is a vital technology for the UK’s future economy and provides opportunity for business growth across many applications. As the national innovation agency, Innovate UK is delivering greater access to research and innovation funding in semiconductors and this announcement will further enable opportunities for UK businesses to collaborate with their European and international counterparts. Importantly, this will give UK innovators greater opportunities as we create the industries and jobs of tomorrow.

To apply for the calls Chips JU click here.

Deadline for phase 1 applications is on 14 May 2024.

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