Welcome to plumtri! The R&I Platform

plumtri is a platform that serves as a tool for R&I stakeholders in the Mediterranean Region. The main aim of plumtri is to facilitate networking and knowledge sharing and also to serve as a ‘one-stop-shop’ for information on the latest news, events and funding opportunities in the spheres of R&I.

By registering to plumtri, you will gain access to all of its useful features, including the possibility of finding partners for collaborative research, engaging with other members, as well as gaining access to further R&I related resources. 

plumtri is administered by the Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST).

Access Resources section for more information on COVID-19 R&I related initiatives.


Latest News & Events

AquaDetector Project - Kick Off Meeting

AquaBioTech Group are excited to announce the official Kick Off Meeting on 14 January 2021 of the AquaDetector Project (Science and Technology Cooperation Sino-Malta Fund), a collaborat ...

Horizon Europe Malta Online Launch

The Malta Council for Science and Technology is pleased to introduce you to new EU Research and Innovation opportunities!With a budget of around €95.5 billion for 2021-2027, the new Framework Progra ...

1st Global Platform of Leading Electricity Distribution Operators Event

The Association of European Distribution System Operators (E.DSO), the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) and the Union of the Electricity Industry – Eurelectric  (Eurelectric) have the p ...

Connecting the Dots: Distribution Grid Investment to Power the Energy Transition

Join us for the launch of this one of a kind study on investment needs in distribution grids – a joint undertaking by Eurelectric and EDSO (for smart grids) For some time now there has bee ...

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Latest Calls

Research and Development 2020

Source of Funding: Malta Enterprise
Lead Partner (Country): The aim of this incentive is to assist Industrial Research and Experimental Development activities required by industry for the acquisition of knowledge leading to the development of innovative pro ...


Source of Funding: The European Commission in collaboration with the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)
Lead Partner (Country): The Ideas Powered for Business SME Fund is a 20 million Euro grant scheme created to help European small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) access their intellectual property rights.Support ...

4th Transnational Call for Research & Innovation Projects in Maritime and Marine Technologies 2021

Source of Funding: MarTERA ERA-NET CoFund
Lead Partner (Country): MarTERA has launched a fourth joint call to fund transnational research and innovation projects in the following areas:Priority Area 1: Environmentally friendly maritime technologies ...

EIT Food open call: Grow Workshops

Source of Funding:
Lead Partner (Country): EIT Food is seeking projects proposing a set of interlinked training activities to run annually from 2021 to 2023, in the EIT Food Focus Area ‘Sustainable Agriculture’.Due to the ...

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Scientific Entrepreneurs

Scientists and engineers who work as researchers at a university or other research institution can apply for one of ten places at the CAROTS STARTUP SCHOOL. Everyone with an idea for a new Scientific ...

ReNature 2nd Interdisciplinary Training School

The ReNature 2nd Interdisciplinary Training School aims to provide participants with an understanding of opportunities to mainstream nature-based solutions in urban planning, and how the design of nat ...

EU-FORA – The European Food Risk Assessment Fellowship Programme

Applications are open for the next cohort of fellows. Deadline: 15 January 2021. More information hereApplications are open for the next group of hosting sites. Deadline: 12 February 2021. More i ...

The EIT is organising a call for expressions of interest with a view to establishing a reserve list for Contract Staff (CA) for the profile of IT Officer.

The IT officer profile will in principle report to the Head of Services and Finance Unit. However, upon need, he may also support and report to other units of the IT.The place of employment will be Bu ...

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