Published: 17.01.2019 Related countries:  Israel Israel

Support for cooperation in the field of artificial intelligence, robotics and clean technologies

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic (referred to as “MEYS”) and the Ministry of Science and Technology of the State of Israel (referred to as “MOST”) signed in Jerusalem on June 29th, 2018 the Work Plan for Support of Joint Czech-Israeli Scientific Research Projects for the Years 2019-2021.
MEYS and MOST are providing financial support for joint research activities carried out by Czech and Israeli researchers.

Joint Czech-Israeli research teams are hereby invited to submit their joint research proposals on:

Artificial Intelligence & Robotics-
• Deep learning
• Machine learning
• Computer vision
• Supervised learning

• Embedded nano-materials in water/soil/waste/air treatment processes or  
• Embedded nano-materials for real-time environmental monitoring.

Projects must be conducted by collaborating Czech and Israeli scientific research teams.
The total maximum funding for each individual project is 150,000 Euros from each side for a three year period (50,000 Euros each year from each side). The total maximum funding allocated for this program is 900,000 Euros per side.

It is the intention of the two ministries to support up to 6 joint projects under this Call in the fields of Environmental Engineering and Information and Communications Technology.
Research projects should be planned on a three year basis beginning at the third quarter of 2019.
The deadline for submitting project proposals is 31 January 2019.

Fro more information please click here (Israeli ministry) or here (Czech ministry)


Prepared by the team of foreign office CzechTrade Tela Aviv/Jerusalem