The objectives of the ENIAC Joint Undertaking are outlined in the Council Regulation (EC) No 72/2008, Art. 2 and are as follows:


The ENIAC Joint Undertaking contributes to the implementation of the Seventh Framework Programme and the theme 'Information and Communication Technologies' of the Specific Programme 'Cooperation'. It will, in particular:


a) Define and implement a Research Agenda


b) Award funding to participants


c) Mobilise both public and private efforts to increase overall R&D investments


d) Achieve synergy and coordination of European R&D efforts


e) Promote the participation of SMEs