Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


On 23 September the European Commission held a conference titled "Growing the Silver Economy in Europe". 250 participants, representing industry, care organisations, civil society, SMEs, and public authorities came together to discuss how to best seize the opportunities. The aim was for the Commission to consult on how to best grow a large scale Silver Economy in Europe. Read more
From 06/11/2014 to 07/11/2014
Brussels, Belgium
Around 250 participants from Europe and beyond - youth ambassadors, academics, industry, NGOs, the European Commission and Ministry representatives - will discuss future and emerging trends on child online safety. Read more
A European ICT for Health project aims to improve the quality of life of patients with chronic liver disease, by developing a remote support system to monitor their condition at home. Read more
From 24/10/2014 to 13/01/2015
CHIST-ERA is looking for transformative and highly multidisciplinary research projects in Information and Communication Sciences and Technologies (ICST). Read more
From 26/11/2014 to 30/11/2014
La Cité de L’Espace
RoCKIn is short for “Robot Competitions Kick Innovation in Cognitive Systems and Robotics” and it is an EU-funded Coordination Action aiming at the promotion of research and education in Robotics through competitions. RoCKIn@Home focuses on tasks that service robots execute in a real home environment, while the tasks to be performed in RoCKIn@Work target an industrial automation scenario. Read more
ICT4Society is the second out of four EU level inititiatives that are mentioned as enhancing the visibility and credibility of CSR. Read more
SINTELNET is a Future and Emerging Technologies Coordination Action aiming to help build a shared perspective at the intersection between philosophy, social sciences and computer science around social intelligence. In this context, the European Conference on Social Intelligence (ECSI-2014) was held in Barcelona from 3 to 5 November. Read more
Questions asked by potential project proposers concerning the call Personalising Health and Care (PHC) topics 27, 28, 29 and 30 (H2020-PHC-2015-single-stage) have been answered in the document below. Read more
European Economic and Social Committee
Chaired by Robert Madelin, Director General of DG CONNECT, this event was an opportunity for all stakeholders committed to promote good practice in self- and co-regulation to meet and exchange ideas and experiences, in the new EU political landscape. Read more
On 1 November the Juncker Commission officially started its term of office that will run until 31 October 2019. Read more