European Commission – Press Release details page – European Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 Commission The European Commission today presents details of a new €100 million “Fast Track to Innovation” (FTI) pilot action and five innovation prizes under Horizon 2020, the European Union’s €80 billion research and innovation programme. The FTI aims to support Europe’s economy by
The contests for the five innovation prizes will start in late 2014 and early 2015.
The prizes, worth €6 million in 2015, cover three different thematic areas of research:
- “Reduction of the Use of Antibiotics Prize”,
- “Food-Scanner Prize”
- “Reduction of Air Pollution Prize”
- “Collaborative Sharing of Spectrum”
- “Optical Transmission Prize”.