Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


This research aims to guide Member States in the development of long-term care strategies, which use technology-based services to enable older adults to continue living at home independently. These services use any kind of technology including ICT to empower clients to manage despite their frailties. They also make it possible to organize the provision of care better and increase the productivity and quality of long-term care delivery. Read more
The PRACE Annual Report 2014 is the third issue of the yearly highlight in the work of the Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe. Read more
Avenue Beaulieu 25, 1160 Brussels, room 0/S1
The European Commission (DG Connect) has contracted WIK-Consult and TNO to conduct an investigation into access and interoperability standards for the promotion of the Single Market for electronic communications (SMART 2014/0023). The study evaluates the status of supply and demand for active wholesale products in Europe. A key objective is to assess whether effective common specifications of key products might facilitate access and interoperability amongst different wholesale offers and thereby boost coverage and competition in the provision of high speed broadband services to consumers and businesses, including multi-national corporations. Read more
On 5 June an info day was held at the University in Florence (IT). You can watch a recording of the webstream. Read more
KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden
The PRESERVE Consortium will present its project results. The focus will be on critical issues in C-ITS (Cooperative-Intelligent Transport Systems). Read more
From 21/09/2015 to 25/09/2015
Toulouse (France)
The aim of the Two!Ears Summer School is to provide a comprehensive training in active machine hearing. Basic aspects of sound perception and analysis will be first presented. Then, some cutting-‐edge results, developed in Two!Ears and other projects, will be covered. Read more
Hamburg, Germany
This workshop will be held during the International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems. The aim of this workshop is to provide a structured approach from user needs to the deployment of intelligent robot and system solutions to improve the quality of life of elders, impaired persons and everybody else by augmenting mobility, manipulation and cognitive capabilities of the users. Researchers are invited to submit either a 4-6 page paper or a 2 page extended abstract that relates to the workshop theme before 20th July 2015. Read more
The EU-funded FP7 project RECODE has leveraged existing networks, communities and projects to address challenges within the open access and data dissemination and preservation sector. On the basis of this work, RECODE now presents policy recommendations on open access to research data. Read more
From 17/06/2015 to 20/06/2015
Barcelona, Spain
The European Commission presents the new STARTS programme – Innovation at the nexus of Science, Technology and the Arts–at the Sónar Festival. Projects, companies and institutions supported by the EC will present the outcomes emerging from the confluence of knowledge, creativity and innovation. Read more
Multi-Stakeholder Platform on ICT Standardization (MSP) - 12th meeting of 11 June 2015: Agenda, meeting minutes and list of decisions and action points Read more