The European Commission has published an action plan to promote Key Enabling Technologies, KETs.
Based on current research, economic analyses of market trends and their contribution to solving societal challenges, the EU has identified six KETs:
A KETs-based product is:
6.7 billion euro in industrial capabilities on KETs in ‘Horizon 2020’
Among lots of initiatives, The Commission will promote research on KETs by these means:
Read the press release Key Enabling Technologies – A bridge to growth and jobs