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CORNET welcomes Brazil as new partner

CORNET welcomes Brazil as new partner 

The CORNET Coordination Office has succeeded in gaining Brazil as a new partner in CORNET! After Peru, it is the second country from South America to join the CORNET network which keeps expanding over several continents. The new Brazilian partner organisation is EMBRAPII.


27th CORNET Call for Proposals OPEN

  27supth/sup CORNET Call for Proposals OPEN

Since 12 December, the 27th CORNET call is open! Project submission is possible until 27 March 2019, 12 p.m. (CET). For the first time on board: our new Brazilian partner organisation EMBRAPII! Submitting joint proposals with partners from Brazil is possible.


Success Story: CORNET project ProLegu

Success Story: CORNET project ProLegu 

In Europe, there is an urgent need for domestic proteins to be used in the nutrition of food-producing animals. An international Polish-German project crew focused on this issue and established innovative protein products from sustainably grown peas as alternatives for imported soybean meal in poultry nutrition.


Partnering Event in Aachen: building bridges

  Partnering Event in Aachen: building bridges

More than 100 participants from all over the world attended the last CORNET & IraSME Partnering Event in Aachen sharing their innovative R&D ideas from the think tanks of various fields of research. The RWTH Aachen University was the perfect location to let the ideas flow.


How to apply for funding in CORNET? Find out here!


If you are an SME organisation, a research institute or an individual SME: once you are interested in applying for funding to realise a CORNET research project, you may ask yourself a thousand questions about what to do next. It is easier than you might expect because CORNET is designed to provide low barriers.


Partner network IraSME: 23rd Call for Proposals open

  Partner network IraSME: 23suprd/sup Call for Proposals open

The 23rd IraSME Call for Proposals is open. Submission is possible until 27 March 2019 – the same deadline that applies for the current CORNET call. If you would like to develop a project beyond the pre-competitive Collective Research approach or if you like to take the results of your CORNET project to the next level, the market-oriented funding network IraSME might be the right tool for you.


AiF Forschung · Technik · Kommunikation GmbH
CORNET Coordination Office
Irina Bester (cornet@aif.de)
Bayenthalguertel 23
50968 Cologne
  +49 221 716101-22

Authorised Managing director: Dr.-Ing. Thomas Kathöfer
Registergericht (comparable to „Registrar of Company“):
Amtsgericht Köln
Registernummer: HRB 72850
Value added tax identification number (Umsatzsteuer-Identifikationsnummer gemäß § 27 a Umsatzsteuergesetz): DE 277 768 066
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