Second cooperation program with France for the virtualization of 5G campus networks

In this call for tenders on the topic of "Private 5G networks for industry", the BMWK and the French MEFR are promoting further bilateral Franco-German cooperation projects. The focus is on testing and introducing campus networks in industrial companies. We ask for expressions of interest by April 8, 2022. The submission deadline for project applications is June 14, 2022.

Cooperation with Japan in the field of 5G

The BMWK and the Japanese MIC are cooperating on the topic of "Mobile Connectivity for Key Industries". This call for funding is intended to initiate an innovation project with a high impact. The funding also aims to establish close cooperation with Japanese companies and research institutions.

The submission deadline has expired. Further information will follow in autumn 2022 at the start of the selected lighthouse project.

German-Austrian cooperation: Smart data use for sustainable production

Within the framework of a German-Austrian cooperation, funding is planned for a flagship project "Smart and Sovereign Use of Data for Sustainable Production".

The submission deadline has expired. Further information will follow in spring 2022 at the start of the selected lighthouse project.

German-French innovation projects

France and Germany will strengthen their cooperation in the field of artificial intelligence (AI), as agreed in the Treaty of Aachen. Franco-German projects on the use of artificial intelligence technologies for risk prevention, crisis management and resilience can apply for the joint call.

The deadline for submissions has passed. Further information will follow at the start of the project in March 2022.

CELTIC-NEXT

There will be a Spring Call 2022 in the EUREKA cluster CELTIC-NEXT. A decision on the participation of the Digital Technologies funding area will not be made until spring 2022.