Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


From 01/08/2014 - 02:00 to 26/09/2014 - 02:00
The purpose of this study is to collect and analyse up-to-date information on the digital skills content of today's jobs. Read more
01/08/2014 - 18:18
A Cloud "Select Industry Group" (C-SIG) working group helps the European Commission to implement the certification action of the European Cloud Computing Strategy. The SIG-certification group is open for participation by interested stakeholders in the field of cloud computing. Currently the group consists of members of more than 30 organisations in the field of cloud computing and certification. Read more
01/08/2014 - 13:45
Summertime! A good time to reflect on what's next in FET.
In the newsletter you'll find
- a reminder on FET funding opportunities,
- news about FET related past & future conferences & workshops,
- short update on our online consultation on topics for FET Proactive,
- the new Head of Unit for the FET Open unit (REA)....
and much more.
Maybe the news items from various ongoing FET projects can inspire you to write a winning proposal.
Enjoy the reading,
The FET team Read more
31/07/2014 - 14:28
There are only a few minutes before your flight check-in closes, or before your train departs, but you now have to spend precious time hunting for a free space at the airport or station car park. Imagine leaving your vehicle at the main entrance and letting the car do the rest on its own. Researchers from Germany, Italy, the UK and Switzerland are working on this, and successful tests took place at Stuttgart airport earlier this year. €5.6 million of EU funding is invested in the system which will be available in the coming years. Read more
From 23/10/2014 - 02:00 to 24/10/2014 - 02:00
Avenue de Beaulieu 25, Brussels, Belgium
The well known FP7 'Future Networks Concertation meetings' have a new 'look and feel' in Horizon 2020: Net-Tech Future Platform. These regular events will bring together EU research-funded projects in the area of communications networks to exchange the latest research findings and ideas for future activities. Read more
30/07/2014 - 18:01
The FP7 VIMSEN project issued an information sheet showing how they intend to develop technology for more efficient and resilient energy networks. The de-centralized topology of the internet and its corresponding advantages are well known - will other utility networks follow with similar concepts? Read more
30/07/2014 - 14:18
In March 2014, the European Cloud Partnership (ECP) Steering Board published their vision document, entitled "Trusted Cloud Europe". Read more
30/07/2014 - 02:00
People using electronic travel passes, or buying clothes and supermarket items with RFID tags in the label, will know that smart chips are present thanks to the RFID sign. Read more