What's PERIN Network?
Choose the program that most fits your research and/or your business from eight major programs available.
Delegates and National Contact Points
European Union Framework Programs for Research and Innovation
Monitor the preparation, promotion and implementation of the European Union’s Research and Innovation Framework Programs and other relevant instruments in the field of Research and Innovation, namely activities in the areas of Space, Digital Transformation, Advanced Computing, defense and security R&D, among others, as well as activities specifically aimed at companies, such as the European Innovation Council (EIC), within the scope of Horizonte Europa, and the EUREKA / EUROSTARS Program;
European Union programs in the field of higher education and post-secondary training
Articulate and promote the activities referred to in the previous point, with emphasis on the preparation and implementation of the European Union Programs in the area of higher education and post-secondary training, in close collaboration with the DGES and the agencies with which it relates (including the National Agency ERASMUS + Education and Training), namely, in relation to the mobility of teachers and students and joint training and degrees;
Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union
Coordinate the preparation of the Portuguese presidency of the Council of the European Union in the first half of 2021, in the area of science, technology and higher education, including space and digital, in a shared way with the presidency of Germany and Slovenia, following the work program agreed between Portugal and these Member States and the established agenda.