National coordinator for the
HORIZON 2020 program

Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility newsletter


  • Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions
  • Secure, clean and efficient energy
  • Secure societies - Protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens
  • Europe in a changing world - inclusive, innovative and reflective Societies
  • European Research Council
  • Európsky inovačný a technologický inštitút
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Smart, green and integrated transport
  • Nanotechnologies, advanced materials, advanced manufacturing and processing, biotechnology
  • Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials
  • Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research
  • Právne, finančné a etické otázky
  • Access to risk finance
  • Spreading excellence and widening participation
  • Spojené výskumné centrum (JRC)
  • Future and emerging technologies
  • Science with and for Society
  • Space
  • Research infrastructures
  • Health, demographic change and wellbeing

The PSF supports reforms by bringing in a fresh perspective and a wealth of hands-on experience. When Isaac Newton said ‘If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants’, he meant that one can only advance by learning from others. This is the spirit invoked by the PSF to improve European countries’ research and innovation policy-making.

The PSF listens to what countries want and provides them with tailor-made advice based on real-world experience. The PSF mobilises top international experts to tackle today’s hottest policy topics in innovation and science: from business angels to open science. It also brings countries together to learn from each other and to push each other to be more competitive.

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