EU INNOVATION Telegram - 1 April 2016


# SME

  • LOGIN Startup Fair 2016
  • Workshop on the services passport initiative, start-up initiative, and unjustified discrimination and geoblocking
  • Business Planet: All for one, one for all – peer-led initiatives give boost to female entrepreneurs

# INNOVATION

  • Open Innovation 2.0 Conference 2016 -  23 - 24 May 2016 - Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam
  • European Capital of Innovation Award 2016 & citizen-driven innovation
  • SAVE THE DATE: ESADE organises open innovation gathering
  • Innovation Institutes Are Revitalizing America’s Manufacturing Sector – White House Blog

# SINGLE MARKET

  • Proposal for a directive on the European Accessibility Act

# INDUSTRY

  • Graphene composites offer new materials for manufacturing industry - Horizon 2020 
  • Study - The Future of EU Defence Research - EP THINKTANK
  • U.S. Department of Commerce: Hannover Messe Exhibitor Spotlight: Resodyn Acoustic Mixers

# EMPLOYMENT

  • Labour costs in the EU-Hourly labour costs ranged from €4.1 to €41.3 across the EU Member States in 2015-Lowest in Bulgaria and Romania, highest in Denmark and Belgium

# EU REGISTERS

# OPEN EU CONSULTATIONS

  • Public consultation on Peanut oil and Hydrolysed wheat proteins in the framework of Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products
  • Public consultation on Methylisothiazolinone (MI) in the framework of Regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products - rinse-off cosmetic products (Public consultation on Methylisothiazolinone (MI) in the framework of Regulation (EC) No. 1223/2009 of the 01/04/2016 - European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products - rinse-off cosmetic products)

# EU COMMISSION ROADMAPS

  • Legislative initiative to amend Directive 2004/37/EC on the protection of workers from the risks related to carcinogens and mutagens at work

# EU COMMISSION ROADMAP

  • Proposal for a COUNCIL DECISION establishing the position to be taken on behalf of the European Union within the Committee on Government Procurement as regards the draft decision on arbitration procedures pursuant to Article XIX:8 of the Revised Agreement on Government Procurement
  • COMMISSION DECISION on funding for the pilot-projects on "Female business angels", "Youth on the SPOT – Special partnership on tourism", "Destination Europe brand – Promoting Europe in the tourism sector", "Entrepreneurial capacity building for young migrants", "The reduction of youth unemployment and the setup of co-operatives as a measure to enhance working opportunities in the EU", "The SME instrument enhancing women participation" and "CSDP research", and amending the financing decision for the activity "Internal market for goods and services" of the Directorate-General Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs for the year 2016
  • COMMISSION DECISION Approving, on behalf of the European Union, an agreement between the European Union and Bosnia and Herzegovina on the participation of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the Union Programme "Competitiveness of Enterprises and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (COSME) (2014-2020)"

# EU PARLIAMENT

  • Answer - Benefits of using sustainable steel in public procurement and of implementing the SustSteel initiative - E-014777/2015 
  • Answer - Local public enterprises and economic and territorial development - E-000404/2016 
  • Answer - The Investment Plan for Europe and the education sector - E-000296/2016 
  • Answer - Access to risk to finance for innovative SMEs - E-000753/2016 

# EU COUNCIL

  • Cm 2127 2016 Init WORKING PARTY ON COMPETITIVENESS AND GROWTH (Internal Market) MORNING ONLY
  • St 7396 2016 Init Proposal for a REGULATION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL laying down rules on the making available on the market of CE marked fertilising products and amending Regulations (EC) No 1069/2009 and (EC) No 1107/2009
  • St 7396 2016 Add 1 ANNEXES to the Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down rules on the making available on the market of CE marked fertilising products and amending Regulations (EC) No 1069/2009 and (EC) No 1107/2009
  • St 7396 2016 Add 3 COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT IMPACT ASSESSMENT Limits for cadmium in phosphate fertilisers Accompanying the document Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down rules on the making available on the market of CE marked fertilising products and amending Regulations (EC) No 1069/2009 and (EC) No 1107/2009
  • St 7396 2016 Add 4 COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF THE IMPACT ASSESSMENT Accompanying the document Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down rules on the making available on the market of CE marked fertilising products and amending Regulations (EC) No 1069/2009 and (EC) No 1107/2009
  • St 7406 2016 Init Presidency Discussion Paper on new psychoactive substances
  • St 7420 2016 Init COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) …/…of XXX amending Annex V to Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products - Decision not to oppose adoption
Note 

Our telegram is published delayed by one day. It shows the headlines of our monitoring content, only. To ask for a weekly trial of this monitoring mail -- sent directly to your mailbox on the day of publication -- please contact us (opens e-mail programme).



___

IEU MONITORING SHOP

TOP POSTS

INSIGHT EU: FUNDING INNOVATION Telegram 10 Oct 2017

INSIGHT EU: FUNDING INNOVATION Telegram 12 Oct 2017

INSIGHT EU: ENERGY Telegram 12 Oct 2017