VERAM Newsletter


The VERAM project will produce a Vision and Roadmap for European Raw Materials in 2050 based on raw materials research and innovation (R&I) coordination.Two leading European Technology Platforms (ETPs): ETP SMR (Sustainable...


Letter of intent signed by ECTP and the Polish Regions to develop energetically positive, sustainable and citizens-friendly cities


ECTP was invited as a partner of the European Bioeconomy Congress 2017, organized on 20-21 November in Lodz, and represented by its President Emmanuel Forest and Secretary General Alain Zarli. At this occasion, a Letter of...


Explore Horizon 2020 participation statistics in a new interactive dashboard


The European Commission has launched the Horizon 2020 Dashboard on the Participant Portal. This novel view on Horizon 2020 implementation data provides powerful analytical functions, with new opportunities for programme...


Delivering the energy transition for jobs, growth and investment: Outcome of European Parliament and Commission Conference


The European Parliament and the European Commission organised a high-level conference on clean energy financing on 7 November. The conference tackled all aspects of clean energy: energy efficiency, energy infrastructure and...


Launch of the ECESP website


The European Circular Economy Stakeholder platform (ECESP) is launching its website. It is designed to present the Stakeholders activities with feedback and contributions to expanding its scope and enriching its content.You can...


EFFIBUILDING - more than 100 prototypes available for consultation


EffiBUILDING is an innovative sharing platform in the energy efficiency solutions for buildings. It has reached 100 prototypes available for consultation in its database related to the four macro categories windows, façade,...


ECTP represented at H2020 Cities of the Future 2017 event


The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) invited ECTP to make a presentation at “Cities of the Future 2017” International Brokerage Event organised in Brussels on October 26-27, 2017. The event...


ThinkNature platform on nature based solutions is online


Nature based solutions are defined by the EU as solutions that are inspired and supported by nature, which are cost-effective, simultaneously provide environmental, social and economic benefits and help build resilience. Nature...


WINCER Project achieved results beyond its initial objective


The project "Waste synergy in the production of INnovative CERamic tiles" aimed to develop high recycled content ceramic tiles - at least 70% of waste - with a characteristics and performances similar to those of...


Upcoming Events


BIM IN EUROPE, 1 December, Brussels (BE) & webstream

Conference on Sustainable Buildings, 4 December, Brussels (BE)

Circular Economy – a global challenge for construction industry, 5 December, Kołobrzeg (PL)

Smart Cities Conference, 7-8 December, Bucharest (RO)

International Conference on Energy, Environment and Economics, 11 December, Edinburgh (UK)

H2020 WP 2018 - 2020 Transport Info Day, 13 December, Brussels (BE)


Introduction to this 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


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