European Commission Services:
EURAXESS: initiative that provides access to a wide range of information and support services to researchers wishing to pursue research careers in Europe or be connected to the same
Research Executive Agency (REA) is a funding body created by the European Commission to foster excellence in research and innovation. It acts as promoter of the European Research Area (ERA)
European Research Council (ERC) complements other funding activities in Europe such as those of the national research funding agencies, and is a flagship component of the 'Ideas Programme' of the FP7.
R&D Platform and Networks:
IMI Partnering Platform: a PPP between the pharmaceutical industry and the European Communities
BIO-TIC partnering platform: help to exchange information and strengthen their personal network of contacts within the European bioeconomy sectors
Informal Group of RTD Liaison Office (IGLO), an informal association of Brussels-based non-profit R&D Liaison Offices.
Marie Curie Alumni Association (MCAA): promotes an active community of researchers benefiting (or who have benefited) from the European Commission's Marie Curie programme, as well as those about to take up a Marie Curie post.