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Monday, 01 September 2014
1. Research Headlines - An innovative and expanding journey planner
Location-based services use information on the geographical position of mobile devices like smart phones and tablets. These services are expanding beyond consumer-facing products like the check-in applications (apps) one often sees on Facebook, and nowadays they are even powering advertisements, weather and travel apps.
Friday, 29 August 2014
2. Events - Standards: Your Innovation Bridge - 30 October 2014, Brussels
Standardization is an important tool to ensure market access of research and innovation results, under Horizon2020. This conference will engage with leading innovators and policy makers to discuss the role standards play in supporting innovation.
3. Events - 3rd International Conference on Sustainability, Technology and Education 2014 (STE 2014) - 10-12 December 2014, New Taipei City, Taiwan
The Sustainability, Technology and Education 2014 conference (STE 2014) aims to address the main issues which occur by assessing the relationship between sustainability, education and technology. Broad areas of interest are: Sustainability and Leadership, Sustainability and Green IT, Sustainability and Education. These broad areas are divided into more detailed areas (please see http://www.sustainability-conf.org/call-for-papers)
4. Events - The International Conference on Green Computing, Intelligent and Renewable Energies (GCIRE2015) - 27-29 October 2015, Kuala Lumpur
The event will be held over three days, with presentations delivered by researchers from the international community, including presentations from keynote speakers and state-of-the-art lectures.
Monday, 25 August 2014
5. Research Headlines - Improving public health in Europe through better air quality information
PASODOBLE project has developed a European-wide system, called 'Myair', to deliver essential air quality data to environmental officials, doctors and hospitals, as well as to the public at large.
Friday, 22 August 2014
6. Research Headlines - Setting common standards to boost smart metering
One of the innovations expected to help Europe reduce its energy use and cut emissions is the smart meter, which shows exactly how much gas and electricity is being used in real time. Various smart meters have been produced in recent years, but the widespread introduction of advanced metering infrastructures has been blocked by the lack of widely accepted open standards to ensure the interoperability of systems and devices.
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
7. Events - European Youth Digital Summit - 28 August 2014, Bucharest, Romania
European Digital Youth Summit (EDYS) will bring together over 100 specialists, young people and representatives of public and academic institutions, NGOs, mass media and companies from 14 countries (France, Italy, Spain, Netherlands, Germany, Poland, Cyprus, Malta, Greece, Croatia, Lithuania, Iceland and Turkey).
The event is organized by GEYC and the Chamber of Deputies under the patronage of the European Parliament and will take place at the Palace of the Parliament in Bucharest, Romania. The summit will tackle important topics for European young people such as digital behavior and employment, trying to find realistic solutions to raise employability and to encourage digital entrepreneurship.
Monday, 18 August 2014
8. Research Headlines - Ensuring electronic components are the real deal
Cars in Europe are consuming an increasing amount of energy. Reducing the weight of vehicles by using lighter materials, however, would radically decrease their demand for fuel, while at the same time lessening their impact on the environment and lowering costs.
Tuesday, 12 August 2014
9. Events - 5th EuCheMS Chemistry Congress - 31 August - 4 September 2014, Istanbul, Turkey
The biannual EuCheMS Chemistry Congress is a major scientific event where the latest progress in all areas of chemistry will be presented by eminent speakers from all over the world. Two of the highlights of this 5th edition of the ECC will be the European Commission Joint Research Centre session as well as a session with Prof. Bourguignon, President of the European Research Council.
10. Events - MOWE-IT Regional Conference - 4-16 September 2014, LONDON, BERLIN, THESSALONIKI
To celebrate the end of a successful project after two years of running, MOWE-IT team will present its final findings and recommendations in a series of three Regional Conferences, open to all stakeholders in the field of transport, logistics, risk management and safety, and attended by high-level business and academic experts.
Depending on the location, the conferences will focus on different transport modes at the time:
•4-5 September, London, UK. Specific research areas: Rail and Waterborne transport – Agenda – Regional Conference London
•8 – 9 September, Berlin, Germany.
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