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Dear reader, 

At INESC Brussels HUB, we are currently in the process of revamping our Morning Brief. Having analysed the feedback we’ve received, we are now fully committed to delivering a better version of our Morning Brief, tailored to your interests and requirements, and presented in a more accessible manner.

This edition adopts a shorter format, providing links to the most significant news articles recently published in areas such as Microelectronics and the Chips Act, Security and Defence, Knowledge Valorisation, FP10, and Data Spaces, alongside the latest updates from our INESC institutes.

Stay informed with the Morning Brief!


Microelectronics and Chips Act

Security and Defence

Knowledge Valorisation


Data Spaces


Job Opportunities

– INESC Brussels HUB is hiring for Strategic Administrative Management and Executive Support in R&I Institution Representation. Learn more about this position and apply here.
– INESC TEC has 28 vacancies in different work areas, such as Mobile Robotics, Computer Science, and more. Find more at INESCTEC website and via LinkedIn
– INESC ID has 9 open positions (Research Grants). More info
– INOV is hiring a infrastructure manager and a processing engineer. More info
– INESC MN is seeking candidates for PhD in Industry. More info 

Events & Training 

– International conference CBRNE Research & Innovation, March 19, 2024 – March 21, 2024, Strasbourg. Register here.
R&I Week 2024, the European Commission’s flagship event on research and innovation, will take place from 18 to 21 March 2024 in Tour & Taxis, Brussels. The event marks the 40th anniversary of the Research and Innovation Framework Programmes and will focus on discussions on the future of R&I and its role in EU priorities such as technological sovereignty and competitiveness.
During the event, participants will be able to attend various sessions:
– 18 March: Opening of the R&I Week. Know more here.
– 19 March: The 2024 EIC Summit. Register here.
– 19-20 March: Belgian Presidency Conference on Innovation Procurement. here.
– 20-21 March: The European R&I Days 2024. Register here.

– Connecting Europe Days, 2 April, 11:00 – 5 April, 12:30, Brussels. More info here.
– 4th Workshop on Neuroengineering: Brain-on-a-Chip Platforms. 4-5 April 2024. i3S – Institute of Research and Innovation in Health. More information here.
– MSCA Presidency conference: Researcher’s careers – multiple pathways, 18 – 19 April 2024, Mons, Belgium. Register here.

– 8th World Conference on Research Integrity, 2-5 June 2024, at Megaron Athens International Conference Centre (MAICC), Athens. Travel Grant applications open on 26 June 2023. More info here
– INDTECH 2024 Conference on Industrial Technologies, 3-5 June, Namur, Belgium. More info here
– European Sustainable Energy Week 2024, 11 June 2024, 09:00 – Thursday 13 June 2024, 18:00 (CEST), Brussels. More info here.

– Conference: IAMOT – International Association for Management of Technology 2024, 8-11 July 2024. Porto, Portugal. Organised by INESC TEC and FEUP. More info
-14th International Symposium on Communication Systems, Networks and Digital Signal Processing – CSNDSP 2024, 17-19 July 2024, 9:00 – 17:30, Rome, Italy. Register here.

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