Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


Future trends and recent findings were the magnet for the more than 500 participants attending the European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC2014) in July 2014. The topic gathered together experienced and young researchers, industry and policy makers. Read more
A historic agreement between the EU and South Korea has been hailed as a “milestone” in the global race to develop 5G technologies. The agreement will see work on a common definition of 5G as well as joint 5G research projects. Read more
Eindhoven Town Hall
What are the greatest fears around open data? And what the greatest expectations? Let's discuss it at next ICT4Society stakeholders meeting in Eindhoven on the 29th of October. Read more
From 26/11/2014 to 27/11/2014
Palazzo Pirelli - Auditorium Gaber, Piazza Duca d’Aosta, Milan, Italy
A high level Event and Networking on Pre Commercial Procurement and Public Procurement of Innovative Solutions is organised in Milan on the 26th and 27th November 2014. Read more
The Infoday related to call ICT 19 held in Brussels on 29/09/2014 covered topics including technologies and tools to support creative industries, the integration between broadcasting and broadband Internet-based services, audio-visual, social media, search, real-time media, immersive environments, etc. The event was very successful with more than 170 people attending from all over Europe. Read more
Düsseldorf, Germany
For the first time ZENIT / NRW.Europa will offer at the Healthcare Brokerage Event on the MEDICA 2014 a special P2P-Brokerage Event for public purchasers of the health sector in Europe to meet other public purchasers interested in realizing Innovation Procurement (IP) projects. The aim of this event is to assist purchasers to find partners for joint cross-border procurement projects and to participate in the new innovation co-fund actions Public Procurement of Innovative Solutions (PPI) and Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) of the new European Framework Programme for Research and Innovation - HORIZON 2020. P2P-Matching is free of charge, but a MEDICA entrance ticket is needed. Read more
The 1st International Workshop on Wearable Robotics was held in Baiona (Spain) in September, with the participation of over 240 delegates from all six continents. European research groups, industries and hospitals proactively participated in the discussions, which addressed all main topics and challenges in relation to the design, control, interfacing with human operators, benchmarking and regulatory aspects of Wearable Robotics in general, with a special focus on Lower Extremity Wearable Robotics for rehabilitation and assistance. Read more
EU-funded researchers are demonstrating revolutionary robotic techniques inspired by plants, featuring a 3D-printed ‘trunk’, ‘leaves’ that sense the environment and ‘roots’ that grow and change direction. Read more
Celebrating the world's premier research collaboration devoted to graphene and related nanomaterials. In this article we focus on the Graphene Flagship, outline its background and organisation, celebrate achievements in the first year of operation, and look to the future. Read more
This feedback paper draws on all the contributions received. It succinctly presents the main threads identified in the replies during the public consultation and is not intended to outline the position of the Commission. Read more