ECTP welcomes 6 new applicant organisations!


ECTP has the pleasure to welcome 6 new applicant organisations, which membership will be formally endorsed by the General Assembly on 22 June 2021, after a presentation made by their respective representatives: 4 Research...


ECSO updated website and latest report on Digitalisation in the construction sector


The European Construction Sector Observatory (ECSO) aims to inform European policymakers and industry stakeholders on the market conditions and policy developments through regular analysis and comparative assessments. Visit its...


Commission launches first New European Bauhaus competition


The European Commission has launched the first competition call looking for project examples showcasing the values of the New European Bauhaus.The projects are expected to reflect the principles of the New Bauhaus –...


An ethics-based recognition system for digital solutions for ageing well


In July 2020, the AAL Programme released its Guidelines for ethics, data privacy and security. These guidelines provide reflections and guidance on how to achieve ethical excellence for solutions targeting active and healthy...


Study on public innovation support for SMEs - Final report


The European Commission has issued the final report of the study on the effectiveness of public innovation support for SMEs in Europe (available on the EU Publications Office website here). The overall aim of the survey was to...


Newly established HADEA - European Health and Digital Executive Agency


The European Commission has created a new agency, the European Health and Digital Executive Agency (HaDEA), which will notably manage future HEU projects linked to Health & Digital subjects. The HaDEA addresses the European...


BIGG First newsletter


The H2020 project BIGG (Building Information aGGregation, harmonization and analytics platform), launched in December 2020, demonstrates the application of big data technologies and data analytic techniques in the complete...


EC Agency INEA replaced by CINEA


The Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) was replaced by the European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency (CINEA) on 1 April 2021.The new Agency will have a key role in supporting the European...


Upcoming Events


BE OPEN project final event on "Making Open Science the new normal for transport research", 9 June 2021 (virtual event)

Covenant of Mayors Investment Forum – Energy Efficiency Finance Market Place, 15-16 June 2021 (digital event)

World Sustainable Energy Days, 21-25 June 2021, Wels (AT) and online

10th GRACM International Congress on Computational Mechanics, 5-7 July 2021, Athens (GR)


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.


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European Research and Innovation Days 2021, 23-24 June (digital event)