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Thursday, 30 July 2015

1. 5th World Sustainability Forum (WSF 5) - 7-9 September 2015, Basel, Switzerland

The World Sustainability Forum (WSF) is a platform for researchers to present and engage with research-relevant stakeholders on issues relating to sustainability. [read more]

2. ICT 2015 Exhibition - online catalogue of exhibitors

The online catalogue featuring the exhibitors present at ICT 2015 is now published. [read more]

3. July newsletter is now online

Stay up-to-date with the COST latest news and opportunities! [read more]

4. Research Headlines - Taking pesticide contamination off the menu

Europe's smaller agri-businesses will soon be able to tell whether their products are within the EU's strict limits for pesticide residues without having to send samples to the laboratory. This is because an EU-funded project has developed a rapid, easy-to-use portable biosensor that offers testing up to 10 times cheaper than conventional means. [read more]

5. The Longest Autonomous Flight

AtlantikSolar broke the World record for the longest autonomous flight by a small Unmanned Aerial Vehichle (UAV) ever in July. The sturdy solar powered light aircraft was airborne for 81 hours non-stop facing gusts of wind of 60 km/hour (nearly 40 mph). [read more]

Wednesday, 29 July 2015

6. FP7 SUNRISE project announces second competitive Open Call for additional project beneficiaries

The SUNRISE FP7 project (Ref. No. 611449; website: requires the participation of additional beneficiaries to carry out certain project tasks. The present Open Call closes on 7 August and makes available up to EUR 900 000, to be distributed among four to six new beneficiaries. [read more]

7. How unravelling the mystery of food allergies could benefit millions

EU-funded researchers now have a better understanding of why some babies develop atopic eczema early in life. [read more]

8. International Cooperation - Newsletter - July 2015 issue

The 'International Research Newsletter' is published monthly and contains news and updates on the EC's International Research related activities. This month Cape Verde, Latin America, Korea, Morocco and much more... [read more]

9. Large scale pilots test a new system to support mobility impaired people

The SIMON consortium has announced the beginning of the large scale pilots that will take place in the cities of Madrid, Lisbon and Parma to demonstrate the solutions proposed by the project. SIMON is a demonstration oriented project that aims at promoting the independent living and societal participation of mobility impaired people in the context of public parking areas and multiple transport modes, through the adoption of specific navigation information and access-rights management solutions. [read more]

10. Research Headlines - Personalising breast cancer screening

Breast cancer is a leading cause of death for women, despite screening programmes cutting mortality rates. EU-funded researchers have developed new tools for personalised screening programmes to improve detection and prognosis - several of which are ready for use. [read more]

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