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  • Europe’s Rail Joint Undertaking proposed by the European Commission to the …
    Europe’s Rail partnership, the successor to the current Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking, has been officially announced today by the European Commission as part of a proposal for the set-up of 10 new European Partnerships under the Horizon Europe programme. All the partnerships share the objective of achieving a climate neutral and digital Europe. Europe’s Rail Joint Undertaking will build on the successful results of Shift2Rail’s work with its […]
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Press Release: Shift2Rail awards grants for its Call for proposals 2017

The S2R JU is delighted to announce that following the publication last November of its 2017 call for proposals, and the finalisation of the evaluation procedure, 17 grants will be awarded for a total value of the actions of 110.9M€, co-financed by S2R up to 60.1M€. Please see the full Press Release here

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Job opportunities

Shift2Rail JU is currently looking for a Legal Officer (1 post) Status: Open for applications Grade: AD7 REF.: S2R/2017/02 Deadline for applications: 03/07/2017, 17h00 Brussels Time Location: Brussels More information:

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Near2050 project in the Railway Gazette

Near2050 has launched an interactive forum with a particular focus on the experiences of the rail users, operators and specifying organisations - the Railway Gazette has highlighted. Seeking these future rail megatrends aim to predict how the rail mode might evolve over the next 35 years. We are encouraging the rail sector to respond to Near2050's survey here.

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EuropeDay – 9th of May

On the 9th of May we come together to celebrate 60 years since the signing of the Treaties of Rome. This event is a moment to look back on the EU's achievements, celebrate the Union's values, and look forward to the future of the EU. To a future with a strong commitment for Research&Innovation for Railways.   Please watch the video of the EuropeDay celebration here.

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Shift2Rail and future of rail research as the main focus of RFE breakfast-event

Shift2Rail JU took part in a breakfast event organised by Rail Forum Europe on 3rd of May. The event focused on the present and future of rail research and welcomed 60 participants, including MEPs, representatives of the European Commission and Member States and rail stakeholders. For more information about the event and the discussion please read the Press Release Carlo Borghini, the Executive Director of Shift2Rail has offered an insight on how to make rail research a win-win…

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