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Current issue

ELEKTRO 3/2018 was released on March 14th 2018. Its digital version will be available on March 14th 2018.

Topic: Amper 2018 – 26th International trade fair for electrical engineering

Main Article
Influence of magnetic storms on transformers of the power system

SVĚTLO (Light) 2/2018 was released on March 16th 2018. Its digital version will be available immediately.

Fairs and exhibitions
Interior elite again after year in Letňany

Luminaires and luminous apparatuses
Emergency lighting
The future of industrial lighting has name INNOVA
GOLY luminaire – the practical high bay luminaire
McLED® – brand name of first rate quality LED lighting
VOLGA EU luminaire our choice for Europe

€278 Million Available for Manufacturing Innovation

27.10.2015 | | www.effra.eu/


The European Commission has announced an ambitious investment in the latest ‘Factories of the Future’ call topics for 2016 and 2017. €278 million is being invested in these calls which will support research and innovation projects to realise the transformation of manufacturing in Europe.


‘Factories of the Future’ call 2016 is open and will run until 21 January 2016. Project proposals must be submitted by this date through the Horizon 2020 Participant Portal.

Call topic brokerage is already underway. Expressions of interest and potential project ideas have been posted on the EFFRA Innovation Portal (access is free). This online brokerage is open for both the 2016 and 2017 calls.

Online Brokerage

Call Topics 2016 (Open Now)

€ 77 million for the following topics:

€ 53 million for the following topic:

€ 30 million for the following topic:

Call Topics 2017 (Opens in 2016)

€ 85 million for the following topics:

€ 33 million for the following topic: