Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


31/07/2014 - 14:28
There are only a few minutes before your flight check-in closes, or before your train departs, but you now have to spend precious time hunting for a free space at the airport or station car park. Imagine leaving your vehicle at the main entrance and letting the car do the rest on its own. Researchers from Germany, Italy, the UK and Switzerland are working on this, and successful tests took place at Stuttgart airport earlier this year. €5.6 million of EU funding is invested in the system which will be available in the coming years. Read more
From 23/10/2014 - 02:00 to 24/10/2014 - 02:00
Avenue de Beaulieu 25, Brussels, Belgium
The well known FP7 'Future Networks Concertation meetings' have a new 'look and feel' in Horizon 2020: Net-Tech Future Platform. These regular events will bring together EU research-funded projects in the area of communications networks to exchange the latest research findings and ideas for future activities. Read more
30/07/2014 - 18:01
The FP7 VIMSEN project issued an information sheet showing how they intend to develop technology for more efficient and resilient energy networks. The de-centralized topology of the internet and its corresponding advantages are well known - will other utility networks follow with similar concepts? Read more
30/07/2014 - 14:18
In March 2014, the European Cloud Partnership (ECP) Steering Board published their vision document, entitled "Trusted Cloud Europe". Read more
30/07/2014 - 02:00
People using electronic travel passes, or buying clothes and supermarket items with RFID tags in the label, will know that smart chips are present thanks to the RFID sign. Read more
From 16/10/2014 - 02:00 to 17/10/2014 - 02:00
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), Genova (IT)
This workshop aims at clustering a relatively small subset of the European FET community, particularly active on Brain inspired ICT, Neurotechnologies, novel materials, and computational approaches. It is a unique opportunity to learn about ongoing research and to critically contribute in designing next steps in FETs, successfully facing the many challenges that await. Read more
29/07/2014 - 14:04
In advance of EU Code Week, taking place across Europe 11-17 October 2014, here are a few ways you, your friends and family can learn how to code this summer. Read more
29/07/2014 - 13:30
This study provides an update of the current legal framework for MSS. Read more
29/07/2014 - 12:10
Imagine you are rushing to catch a train but must first park your electric car inside the station garage. You lose precious time searching for a space, ideally one where you can charge your vehicle, which might cause you to miss the train. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could just drop off the car in front of the station and let it do the rest? Soon it will be possible, thanks to V-CHARGE, an EU ICT research project. Successful tests took place at Stuttgart airport in April 2014. Read more
29/07/2014 - 11:04
Under the Open Disruptive Innovation (ODI) topic, 29 projects from 12 countries have been pre-selected for funding. Read more