The potential and capabilities of modern ICT systems are still growing exponentially fuelled by the progress in electronics, microsystems, networking, the ability to master increasingly complex cyber-physical systems and robots, and progress in data processing and human machine interfaces. 

Activities in Horizon 2020

ICT – Leadership in Enabling and Industrial Technologies (LEIT) is a part of EU's Horizon 2020 Programme (H2020). 

Six main activity lines have been identified in the ICT Work Programme

  1. A new generation of components and systems
  2. Advanced Computing
  3. Future Internet
  4. Content technologies and information management
  5. Robotics
  6. Micro- and nano-electronic technologies, Photonics

In addition, the Work Programme features several cross-cutting topics addressing cyber-security, Internet of Things and research on a Human-centric Digital Age. All activities are complemented with support to innovation and take-up, international cooperation and a dedicated action for SMEs to propose bottom-up innovative ideas, using the SME instrument.

Contact us

Mr Pekka Rantala
National Contact Point (NCP), ICT, Secure societies
Tel. +358 2950 20952
pekka.rantala (at) tekes.fi

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