EU-funded ECHORD++ project hopes to close the innovation gap between what is available on the market and the public sector’s needs. ECHORD++ has selected as one of its challenges “Robotized Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment”.
The project will be present at the MEDICA trade fair to meet the medical technology industry.
The Call for tenders for the PCP Pilots will open on 15th January 2015. Read more
The developments of the online world have dramatically modified the distinction between offline and online worlds. The Onlife Initiative explored the societal consequences of this radical transition - join the debate in the European Parliament on the 2nd of December. Read more
This directory features domestic and international NGOs, journalist associations, trade unions, private law firms, lawyers and experts that offer legal, financial and advocacy services and support for journalists in Europe. Read more
Hybrid Broadcast and Broadband TV (HbbTV) technology bring additional internet services directly to the TV set. HBB-NEXT, an EU project, works on the next generation of this technology and have come up with many novel solutions, from synchronising video across consumer devices via the cloud to controlling TVs using face and gesture recognition technology along with innovative accessibility solutions. Read more
The Open Innovation Strategy and Policy Group (OISPG) and DG CONNECT are jointly organising the first workshop ever on European Innovation policy and governance, based on the High Level Group's (HLG) report on Innovation Policy Management 'The way forward to improve people's lives: Inspiring and Completing European Innovation Ecosystems' which has been recently completed. Read more