4th Multisectoral Indo-Spanish Call for Technological Cooperation Projects.

The objective of the joint Indo-Spanish programme is to promote and fund market – driven research and technology development as well as to encourage partnerships and business-led R&D&I collaborative projects in the fields of Food & Agro Technologies, Clean Technologies (Energy, Environment and Water), Manufacturing Technologies, Smart cities and ESDM Technologies.

Deadline: 28 June 2017

More information: EURAXESS India<https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/worldwide/india/4th-multisectoral-indo-spanish-call-technological-cooperation-projects> (click)

Newton Bhabha Fund Researcher Links Workshop Call for 2017-18

The British Council in collaboration with Royal Society of Chemistry announces Newton Bhabha Fund Researcher Links Workshop Grant to bring together early-career researchers from India and the UK to build international connections which can support them in improving the quality of their research. Once funded, grants are available for early-career researchers in India and the UK to attend the workshop in the hosting country.

Deadline: 13 June 2017

More information: EURAXESS India<https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/worldwide/india/newton-fund-researcher-links-workshop-call-launch-2017-18> (click)

The German Chancellor Fellowship for tomorrow’s leaders

The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation grants up to 50 German Chancellor Fellowships every year to prospective leaders from Brazil, China, India, Russia and the USA – irrespective of their field of work.

Deadline: 15 September 2017

More information: EURAXESS India<https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/worldwide/india/german-chancellor-fellowship-tomorrows-leaders> (click)

Green Talents Competition 2017 now open to non-German PhD students

Are you a Masters or PhD Student in the field of Sustainable Development? Do you want to become one of this year’s 25 Green Talents winners? Apply now and convince our expert jury of your outstanding achievements in sustainable development. This year the award is devoted to “Sustainable Production and Consumption”. Although it focusses on behavior changing projects or new technologies to change production methods, the call is still open to ALL disciplines.

Deadline: 23 May 2017

More information: EURAXESS India<https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/worldwide/india/green-talents-competition-2017-now-open> (click)

Direct links

More Job<https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs> and Funding Opportunities<https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/funding/search> on the new EURAXESS Portal<https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/>

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Posted by Juan M. Corchado

Juan Manuel Corchado (15 May 1971, Salamanca, Spain) is Professor at the University of Salamanca. He has been Vice-Rector for Research from 2013 to 2017 and Director of the Science Park of the University of Salamanca. Elected as Dean of the Faculty of Science twice, he holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Salamanca and a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from the University of the West of Scotland. He leads the renowned BISITE (Bioinformatics, Intelligent Systems and Educational Technology) Research Group, created in 2000. Director of the IoT Digital Innovation Hub and President of the AIR Institute, J. M. Corchado is also Visiting Professor at the Osaka Institute of Technology since January 2015, Visiting Professor at the Universiti Malaysia Kelantan and Member of the Advisory Group on Online Terrorist Propaganda of the European Counter Terrorism Centre (EUROPOL). J. M. Corchado has been president of the IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics Society, and academic coordinator of the University Institute for Research in Art and Animation Technology at the University of Salamanca, as well as researcher at the Universities of Paisley (UK), Vigo (Spain) and the Plymouth Marine Laboratory (UK). He currently combines all his activity with the direction of Master programmes in Security, Digital Animation, Mobile Telephony, Information Systems Management, Internet of Things, Social Media, 3D Design and Printing, Blockchain, Z System, Industry 4.0, Agile Project Management, and Smart Cities & Intelligent Buildings, at the University of Salamanca and his work as editor-in-chief of the journals ADCAIJ (Advances in Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence Journal), OJCST (Oriental Journal of Computer Science and Technology) or Electronics MDPI (Computer Science & Engineering section). J. M. Corchado mainly works on projects related to Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Blockchain, IoT, Fog Computing, Edge Computing, Smart Cities, Smart Grids and Sentiment Analysis. He has recently been included in the board of trustees of the AstraZeneca Foundation, along with other health professionals and researchers recognised for bringing scientific knowledge closer to society.

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