Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative

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27/11/2014
The European Commission and the Member States should take steps to ensure that eHealth is part of the curricula of healthcare professionals, notably making use of the new possibilities provided by the updated Directive 2005/36 on regulated professions. Read more
27/11/2014
This book, written by insiders, gives you insights in the ins and outs of EU eHealth policy and the transition process the health sector has found itself in since the 1990s. Read more
26/11/2014
The project aims to develop and validate a new service model to screen for and prevent frailty in elderly. Read more
26/11/2014
Robot companions integrated with intelligent environments can facilitate independent living of the elderly at home. Using the robotic home assistant Care-O-bot 3, the EU-funded ACCOMPANY project develops new solutions for providing services in a motivating and socially acceptable manner. Read more
26/11/2014
Many scientists point out that the goal of social sciences is not simply to understand how people behave in large groups, but to understand what motivates individuals to behave the way they do. Could this fundamental insight be transformed in a step forward towards the solution of important societal challenges like traffic congestion or the sustainability a fully electrified transportation system? Among others, those are the questions that DATASIM project tried to address. Read more
25/11/2014
With 85 delegates from 29 African and European countries involved in vivid panel discussions, networking sessions and demonstrations the "e-Infrastructures for Africa: Gateways to the Future" conference held in Brussels on 29 October 2014 has been considered a big success in the context of EU-Africa international cooperation. Earlier this year the African Union made e-infrastructures one of its top priorities. Read more
25/11/2014
The newsletter reports on FET related funding opportunities, conferenes & workshops, major results & achievements of FET projects & initiatives & reports. Read more
25/11/2014
The Council conclusions on Audiovisual Policy in the Digital Era were adopted on 25 November 2014 at the Education, Youth, CULTURE and SPORT Council meeting. Read more
24/11/2014
Chalmers University of Technology, the coordinator of the Graphene Flagship project, will launch a massive open online course on graphene. The course will be free of charge and accessible to anyone with a computer. The teacher is Jie Sun, Assistant Professor in the Quantum Device Physics Laboratory of the Department of Microtechnology and Nanoscience. Read more
19/11/2014
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

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