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From 06/11/2014 to 07/11/2014
Public Research Centre Henri Tudor, Luxembourg
With more and more Europeans travelling and living in another EU country, demand for cross-border services is on the increase. A significant effort has been already made by the European Commission and member states to make communication between EU countries easier. Numerous projects and initiatives have proved that it is possible, but there is still a long way ahead. Interoperable solutions have been implemented for cross-border services in many areas: e-Health, e-Justice, e-Procurement, business setup. To unlock the full potential of the European Single Market, generic solutions are needed to enable electronic transactions in new areas. The aim of the event will be to present the progress made so far towards this ambitious goal. Read more
From 03/09/2014 to 17/09/2014
The European Commission will soon launch a call for tenders for a service contract of a maximum value of 60 000 EUR. The purpose of this call for tenders is to conduct a Benchmarking study on the state of play of eGovernment provision and usage across EU countries by using data previously collected (eGovernment Benchmark Report). Read more
03/09/2014
Do want to know more about 5G network and funding opportunities? Then register now for ICT Proposers' Day 2014 to find out more information, discuss your ideas and meet potential partners! Read more
02/09/2014
Recent studies (1) have concluded that remote health monitoring (RHM) has the potential to systematically reduce the growing cost burden of chronic diseases such as diabetes. Read more
02/09/2014
The 2014 Internet Governance Forum (IGF) will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, from 2-5 September. This UN-initiated body is a multi-stakeholder, non-decision making forum of global importance for forward-looking discussions on Internet issues. Ministers and Internet leaders, including Neelie Kroes, will discuss the theme "Connecting Continents for Enhanced Multi-stakeholder Internet Governance". Read more
02/09/2014
Media Freedom in the Internet Age, Istanbul Bilgi University, 2 September 2014 Read more
09/09/2014
Professor Björn Lundell from University of Skövde, Sweden, will host a webinar on Tuesday 9 September from 2.30-3.30pm explaining how to avoid lock-in through the correct use of standards in public procurement. Read more
09/10/2014
Florence, Italy
In the framework of Horizon 2020, a few inducement prizes will be launched. One of them is the eHealth prize of one Million euros, stimulating the development of a food scanner. At the ICT Proposers' Day 2014 in Florence, DG Connect will host a workshop on this topic. Read more
09/09/2014
Public administrations increasingly rely on electronic documents as an essential element in the digitisation of their administrative processes. In this Webinar ISA will present the findings of two studies conducted in the context of Action 2.15 of the ISA (Interoperability Solutions for European Public Administrations) Programme on e-Documents. Read more

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