The brochure prepared by PwC EU Services, as part of the Skills for Smart Industrial Specialisation and Digital Transformation project for the Executive Agency for Small and Medium Enterprises (EASME) and the Directorate General for Industry, Growth & Internal Market (DG GROW) of the European Commission is a contribution to building a shared vision and strategy on skills for industry.

Call for application: EU Gateway | Business Avenues mission to Korea - Contemporary European Design

EU Gateway | Business Avenues organizes regular EU-funded missions for European companies looking to expand onto Asian markets, focusing on specific sectors with strong potential for European companies. In preparation to the business mission week, the organisers ensure the participants get extensive coaching about doing business in Korea and understand the complexity of the market, during the application stage, the pre-departure stage, the Business Mission week in Seoul, and after return to Europe. Coaching includes: - Suitability check and assistance during application: After you submit an...

The publication, prepared by empirica GmbH on behalf of EASME under the service contract “High-Tech Skills for Europe – Scaling-up Best Practices and re-Focusing Funding Programmes and Incentives” (https://leadership2019.eu/), analyses the funding models of education and training programmes targeting the workforce at national and EU levels and the synergies between the different instruments, with a view to identify best practices.

EU-LAC: Third Annual Call for Co-financing Events

The European Union - Latin America and Caribbean Foundation (EU-LAC Foundation) was created in 2010 by the Heads of State and Government of the European Union (EU) and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) member states. Its Members are the Member states of the EU and CELAC as well as the EU itself. The Foundation is a tool of the EU-LAC partnership and its activities feed into the intergovernmental dialogue, in line with the bi-regional Action Plan. The purpose of the Foundation is: a. contributing to the strengthening of the bi-regional partnership process between the...

EU-Japan Center: World Class Manufacturing training mission, June 2020

Since the first edition in 1992, more than 700 participants from across all EU Member states have participated in this practical training course. The 5-day World Class Manufacturing training mission provides an in-depth analysis of Japanese manufacturing methodology and is aimed exclusively at EU managers with knowledge of WCM and an engineering background. It assists the participants to acquire a better understanding of TQC (Total Quality Control), TQM (Total Quality Management), TPM (Total Productive Maintenance), JIT (Just In Time), TIE (Total Industrial Engineering) practices and the...

European Maritime Day 2020: Apply for a stakeholder workshop

Established in 2008, European Maritime Day (EMD) is the annual EU meeting point on maritime affairs and sustainable blue growth, and the place where ‘Ocean Leaders Meet’ as the slogan goes. Since 2008 the EMD is hosted each year by a different port city providing a unique flavour to its proceedings. In 2020 the City of Cork will open its gates and its safe harbour to Europe’s maritime stakeholders. European Maritime Day 2020 will be celebrated together with ‘ Our Ocean Wealth’ (OOW) , Ireland’s flagship annual event for the marine sector. The EMD Conference and Expo will take place on 14 and...