The final euRathlon Grand Challenge will be held in Piombino, Italy, in September 2015. The competition involves robots from the sea, land and air domains truly challenging their abilities to cooperate in order to succeed. Read more
EU-funded ECHORD++ project hopes to close the innovation gap between what is available on the market and the public sector’s needs. ECHORD++ has selected as one of its challenges “Robotized Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment”.
The project will be present at the MEDICA trade fair to meet the medical technology industry.
The Call for tenders for the PCP Pilots will open on 15th January 2015. Read more
The developments of the online world have dramatically modified the distinction between offline and online worlds. The Onlife Initiative explored the societal consequences of this radical transition - join the debate in the European Parliament on the 2nd of December. Read more
The Open Innovation Strategy and Policy Group (OISPG) and DG CONNECT are jointly organising the first workshop ever on European Innovation policy and governance, based on the High Level Group's (HLG) report on Innovation Policy Management 'The way forward to improve people's lives: Inspiring and Completing European Innovation Ecosystems' which has been recently completed. Read more
The ICT Proposers Day took place in Florence, Italy on 9th and 10th October 2014 to promote European ICT Research & Innovation.
This networking event focused on the Horizon 2020 Work Programme for 2015. Two sessions on ICT-enabled public sector innovation took place at the event in addition to a conference booth presenting the activities in this area. Read more
The aim of the second Human Brain Project Education Workshop is to introduce the new concept of biological signature of diseases for Future Medicine and the methods for creating multi-level biological models of brain diseases. Read more