UK set to rejoin EU's Horizon research programme

Sunak to meet von der Leyen next week

clock • 3 min read
UK set to rejoin EU's Horizon science research programme after months of negotiations
Image:

UK set to rejoin EU's Horizon science research programme after months of negotiations

After months of intense negotiations, the UK and EU have agreed a draft deal paving the way for the UK to rejoin the bloc's €95.5 billion Horizon Europe research programme.

Britain has been excluded from the scheme since Brexit, leading to significant pressure on Rishi Sunak's government from prominent researchers and industry leaders to get back into the programme. ...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

You may also like
Regulators block Meta from training AI on user data

Artificial Intelligence

UK and EU authorities have told Meta to pause plans to train LLMs on Facebook and Instagram data

clock 17 June 2024 • 2 min read
UK and Canada launch joint probe into 23andMe data breach

Hacking

Company has pledged to cooperate with regulators

clock 12 June 2024 • 2 min read
US and Europe dismantle global botnets and arrest key players

Law

Operation Endgame was 'the largest ever operation against botnets'

clock 31 May 2024 • 3 min read

Sign up to our newsletter

The best news, stories, features and photos from the day in one perfectly formed email.

More on Government

IT Essentials: Party manifestos are a miss for tech

IT Essentials: Party manifestos are a miss for tech

The industry needs more than vague promises

Tom Allen
clock 17 June 2024 • 3 min read
Labour Party manifesto: What's in it for tech?

Labour Party manifesto: What's in it for tech?

Labour's industrial strategy revolves around clean energy and harnessing data for the public good

John Leonard
clock 13 June 2024 • 3 min read
Liberal Democrat manifesto: What's in it for tech?

Liberal Democrat manifesto: What's in it for tech?

The industry gets short shrift in a manifesto for the young

Tom Allen
clock 13 June 2024 • 4 min read