Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


Centre Albert Borschette - rue Froissart 36, 1040 Brussels - room AB-3D
The objective of the workshop is to stimulate and receive input for the development of the idea of platforms for Large Scale Pilots, in the context of the preparation of the work programme 2016/17 (LEIT-ICT) in the area Internet of Things (IoTs). Read more
Conference Call
DG CONNECT is organising an Information Conference Call on 10th December 2014 at 11:00 CET on the call for proposals H2020 LCE23–2015 : Supporting the community in deploying a common framework for measuring the energy and environmental efficiency of the ICT-sector. Read more
Innovation Procurement enables the public sector to modernize its services while saving costs and creating market opportunities for the companies in Europe. This workshop was organised on 7 October 2014 during the Open Days 2014 under the title "Make use of the enabling button for Innovation Procurement (PCP/PPI) to tackle societal challenges in Europe". Read more
Soft robotics technologies are becoming a major focus of robotics and hold great promise to become a cutting-edge for the development of systems for a wide range of new applications especially in those areas previously forbidden to rigid robots. RoboSoft is a FET Open Coordination Action that aims to bring together and consolidate the soft robotics community to enable the accumulation and sharing of crucial knowledge needed for scientific and technological progress in this field. Read more
The list of questions/answers below has been compiled on the basis of actual questions asked during some events and questions received by Unit "Complex Systems and Advanced Computing" since the launch of H2020. Read more
From 24/11/2014 to 25/11/2014
Brussels, Belgium
The mission of the NIS Platform is to identify good cybersecurity practices across the value chain and create the favourable market conditions for the development and adoption of secure ICT solutions. Read more
Exploiting both the intrinsic spin of the electron and its associated magnetic moment in solid-state devices promises to provide smaller, precise and more reliable low power consuming electronic devices. Welcome to the "Spintronics" era. Read more
Now in its 18th year, the Responsible Business Awards, which are free to enter, shine a spotlight on businesses that are creating a fairer society and a more sustainable future through their activities and programmes. The awards are open to businesses of all sizes – from SMEs to multi-national companies and across all sectors. Read more
The challenge is teaching a computer to perform creative writing, to imagine. This is a complex task that researchers at the "What If Machine" (WHIM) project, a venture involving teams from Spanish, British, Slovenian and Irish universities, are trying to figure out. WHIM members Teresa Llano, of the team at Goldsmiths, University of London, and Tony Veale, at the team at the University of Dublin, contribute to this article addressing the current "state of the arts" in this field, providing surprising performance examples. Read more
During a live demonstration in Boston (US), experts from the Trillium Bridge project proved that it is technically feasible to exchange Electronic Health Record (EHR) data between the European Union and the United States. This means that in theory it is possible for a local treating physician, provided the patient has given his or her consent, to request and access an EHR patient summary from the patient's provider across the Atlantic. Read more