PENTA is a new EUREKA Cluster, managed by AENEAS, whose purpose is to catalyse research, development and innovation in areas of micro and nanoelectronics enabled systems and applications where there is shared high national and industrial interest. Micro and nanoelectronics have been identified as a Key Enabling Technology for Europe and a cornerstone of key economic and societal developments.  

PENTA was setup to meet the needs of Industry, covering all facets of development - from research (TRL 2) to pilot production or service launch (TRL8). A special focus is placed on SME involvement.

Focus areas:

  • Automotive and Transport
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Connectivity and Digital Networks
  • Health and Ageing Society
  • Safety and Security
  • Technology Process and Integration
  • Production 4.0
  • Design Technologies
  • Equipment, Materials and Manufacturing



PENTA launches 1 call per year.

Next Call closes on 13 February 2018

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PENTA Contacts:

44 rue Cambronne

+33 1 40 64 45 80


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