Call for Proposals ICT - 2009 Call 6 FP7-ICT-2009-6 Closed!


The European Commission has launched FP7-ICT-2009-6 Call for Proposals, under Theme 3 “Information and Communication Technologies” of Cooperation Specific Programme of Seventh Framework Programme.

The main objective is Improving the competitiveness of European industry and enabling Europe to master and shape future developments in ICT so that the demands of its society and economy are met. ICT is at the very core of the knowledge-based society. Activities will continue to strengthen Europe's scientific and technology base and ensure its global leadership in ICT, help drive and stimulate product, service and process innovation and creativity through ICT use and value creation in Europe, and ensure that ICT progress is rapidly transformed into benefits for Europe's citizens, businesses, industry and governments. These activities will also help reduce the digital divide and social exclusion.

In adition to our useful documents section, further information about FP7-ICT-2009-6,  as well as relevant documents can be found at the Cordis website


The Challenges involved in Call FP7-ICT-2009-6, will be addressed by actions aimed at the following objectives:

Challenge 2: Cognitive systems,interaction, robotics

  • ICT 2009.2.1 Cognitive Systems and Robotics

Challenge 4: Digital Libraries and Content

  • ICT 2009.4.1 Digital Libraries and Digital Preservation

Challenge 5: Towards sustainable and personalised healthcare

  • ICT 2009.5.3 Virtual Physiological Human

Challenge 6: ICT for mobility, environmental sustainability and energy efficiency

  • ICT 2009.6.2 ICT for Mobility of the Future

Future and emerging technologies

  • ICT 2009.8.7 Molecular Scale Devices and Systems
  • ICT 2009.8.8 Brain-inspired ICT
  • ICT 2009.8.9 Coordinating Communities, Plans and Actions in FET Proactive Initiatives
  • ICT 2009.8.10 Identifying new research topics, Assessing emerging global S&T trends in ICT for future FET Proactive initiatives

Horizontal support actions

  • ICT 2009.9.1 International Cooperation
  • ICT 2009.9.2 Supplements to support International Cooperation between ongoing projects

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 286,00 Million EUR (Orientation of the budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 13 April 2010 - 11 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Useful documents

  • Work Programme 2010 - Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) (Work programme)
  • Call for Proposals ICT - 2009 Call 6 (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Research

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