Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


We are happy to announce that this year's bursary programme has been successfully concluded. As in previous years we have received quite a number of interesting applications. The total number of applicants amounts to 262. Although most of them have a European language as their mother tongue, we have also received a few applications from candidate countries. After thorough examination of all files by the Bursaries Evaluation Committee, it was decided to award a bursary to 97 promising students. Read more
SCICTRAIN is a collection of video modules which cover the wide array of interpretation techniques, tools and resources through demonstrations, personal tips, and brief 'lectures' from our experienced professional interpreters and trainers. Read more
At the beginning of October 2014 the new version of the Speech Repository, the Speech Repository 2.0 was launched. The new Speech Repository does not only have a new design but also offers new functionalities and more than 2,000 speeches directly accessible to the public. Moreover, after logging in through ECAS, users of My Speech Repository have the possibility to connect with friends, record their interpretation with the SCICRec recording tool and share their recordings with other users to give and receive feedback. Read more
This high-level policy event focused on the 'Digital transformation in traditional EU industries'. It was organised by the European Commission services, DG CONNECT, in the context of the Digital Agenda for Europe. The report highlights the key moments of the conference and its main outcomes. Read more
Kurento received the "best of show" Award at the WebRTC Conference & Expo in Paris with a demo showing a street view in Madrid and how groups of people are identified and colored accordingly. All this happens in real-time so security services can focus their attention when a sudden crowd is formed. Kurento is one of FIWARE's Generic Enablers. It already won the "Best WOW factor" and "Audience Choice" awards at the WebRTC Conference in San José, California. Read more
Conference Centre Albert Borschette (CCAB) in Brussels
The Directorate "Net Futures" organises this Information Day presenting the topics in the area of Future Internet in the second ICT call H2020-ICT-2015 published in October 2014. The deadline for submission of proposals is 14 April 2015. Read more
The list of the very first H2020 project in robotics from Call 1 is now ready. It includes medical- and rescue robotics, industrial and service robotics as well as cognitive interaction and precision agricultural techniques. Read more
Portable devices make it really accessible for generating and sending e-mails almost instantly and on the go. But what if they could by sent just by thought? Brain-Computer Interfaces may make it possible soon. Read more
From 12/01/2015 to 31/12/2015
In this section you can find relevant Open Innovation 2.0-related open calls for proposals under the Horizon 2020 program. Read more
The aim of this workshop is to inform relevant stakeholders and experts about interesting insights and preliminary results of the on-going study as well as to gather concrete feedback. Read more