Launch of the European Investment Project Portal (EIPP)


The European Commission has recently launched the European investment Project Portal (EIPP), as part of the Investment Plan for Europe Initiative to mobilize investment, promote economic growth and create more jobs across the EU....


Invitation to become Reviewer for TRA 2018!


High expertise in the different areas of transport research is very welcome to review scientific and technical papers being submitted for the Transport Research Arena TRA 2018  – THE European research and technology biennial...


Active & Assisted Living Programme Call 2017 “AAL packages/Integrated solutions” is open


The AAL Call 2017 is part of the Active & Assisted Living (AAL) Programme that was approved in May 2014 by the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union. As part of the work programme, the AAL Programme has...


SAVE THE DATE: 17 May cPPP Impact Workshop - Brussels


The yearly Impact Workshop for the three contractual Public-Private Partnerships (cPPPs) organised by the EC will take place on 17 May 2017 in Albert Borschette Congress Center (Brussels). The first draft agenda is available...


Transport Research Innovation Portal publishes insight to enhance EU transport infrastructure


A new report from the European Commission funded Transport Research Innovation Portal (TRIP) provides unique insight into transport infrastructure research in Europe - identifying areas where further innovation, research and...


Europe's energy transition is well underway according to Commission report.


The European Commission published on 1 February its 2nd State of the Energy Union Communication, including a progress report on the achievement of the 2020 Energy Efficiency targets since the publication of the first State of the...


Implementation of the Circular Economy Action Plan


One year after adopting its Circular Economy Package, the Commission reports on the delivery and progress of key initiatives of its 2015 Action Plan: Report on the implementation of the Circular Economy Action Plan and...


Energy efficiency data hub with H2020 EeB PPP projects available online


The energy efficiency data hub is a new online tool developed by the European Agency for SMEs (EASME). With interactive maps, key data and statistics, this application features the energy efficiency projects co-funded under...


Upcoming Events


Financing energy efficiency: lessons from successful H2020 projects and other initiatives across Europe, 30 March, Brussels (BE)

FEHRL Infrastructure Research Meeting 2017 (FIRM17), 5-7 April, Brussels (BE)

Nanocem 7th Open Meeting, 25 April, Leimen (DE)

Energy Cities Annual Conference, 26-28 April, Stuttgart (DE)

EERA policy event 2017, 3 May, Brussels (BE)

Future of Building 2017 - Conference and b2b Brokerage Event, 17-18 May, Austria (AT)

EU BIM Summit, 25-26 May, Barcelona (ES)


Introduction to this month’s issue


This newsletter contains a selection of information dedicated to Research & Innovation for the Construction & Built Environment sector. Access all the news published on ECTP website here.

You are kindly invited to contribute by sending us proposals of news or events to ECTP Secretariat.


Thank you!
ECTP Secretariat


Mark your calendar


FEHRL Infrastructure Research Meeting 2017 (FIRM17), 5-7 April, Brussels