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From 15/02/2016 to 19/02/2016
Padua (Italy)
In its 2016 edition, the School on Neurotechniques, organised by the CSNII (Convergent Science Network for Biomimetics and Neurotechnology) FET project, will offer an overview on advanced electrical- and light-based recording methods of neuronal excitability, focusing on those that are most relevant for the investigation of neural networks ‘in vitro’ and ‘in vivo’ and for application in neuroprosthetics. Read more

The FOCUS project consortium has invited ten industrial experts from outside Europe to speak about the current and future research priorities of the European manufacturing sector.

The programme includes sessions on:

  • 4ZDM-Zero Defect Manufacturing;
  • Clean Factory;
  • High Precision Manufacturing;
  • Robotics;
  • Maintenance & Support
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From 22/02/2016 to 25/02/2016
Barcelona (ES)
The Graphene Flagship will introduce a Graphene Zone at the 2016 Mobile World Congress. Alongside co-exhibitors from industry and academia, the Flagship will highlight graphene in mobile applications, from bendable batteries to new wearables sensors. Read more
From 23/02/2016 to 24/02/2016
CEA, Grenoble, France
Listen to state-of-the-art research, industry representatives giving their view on graphene in biosensor and implant applications. Building on these presentations, there will be moderated group discussions with the possibility of representatives across industry sectors to interact with each other as well as with researchers. The aim of the workshop is to strengthen collaboration throughout the value chain from researchers, to component, system producers and end-users. Read more
Brussels, Belgium
The Converging Media and Content Unit is organising an Info Day on 16/03/2016 for potential applicants to the call for proposals ICT19-2017. We will give information on the call and the criteria for the evaluation of proposals. Read more
From 06/04/2016 to 08/04/2016
Antwerp, Belgium
The FET project PROSECCO, fostering activities on computational creativity, is organizing the second edition of its learning camp dedicated to improving participants' coding abilities. This code-camp will be focused on creative story-telling. Students will form groups and build autonomous software systems that generate original and interesting stories. Much of the camp will involve intense coding in groups, but brainstorming sessions and tutorials will also be scheduled. Read more
From 18/04/2016 to 21/04/2016
Warsaw, Poland

Transport Research Arena (TRA) is the most important Transport research event in Europe, gathering every two years key stakeholders: researchers, experts, operators, industry and policy-makers.

#TRA2016 Conference will contribute to innovation in sustainable mobility for Europe, by bringing together all the stakeholders of the transport system.

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From 26/04/2016 to 06/05/2016
Cargèse (France)
The DIADEMS Future and Emerging Technologies project is organising a Summer School focused on quantum sensing. The event will provide a solid basis for students aiming at a scientific career in this field. The lectures given during the Summer School will present an overview of different quantum-enhanced sensing techniques and cover the very basics of NV (Nitrogen-Vacancy) physics. Other magnetometry techniques will be covered too. The deadline for application is 15 February 2016. Read more
From 29/04/2016 to 30/04/2016
Livorno (IT)
Participate in the first outdoor challenge of soft robots in terrestrial locomotion, underwater exploration and dextrous manipulation, and win a €5000 prize. The call for expression of interest closes on 31 October 2015 (extended deadline). Read more
From 10/05/2016 to 13/05/2016
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Adaptation Futures is the biennial conference of the Global Programme of Research on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation (PROVIA).

In 2016, the European Commission and the Government of the Netherlands will be co-hosting the fourth edition.

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