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International Create Challenge 2014 - Turn your idea into a startup!
26 August - 16 September 2014, Martigny, Switzerland
The International Create Challenge is a free of charge, 3-week immersive super accelerator programme that gives entrepreneurs the opportunity to drive their projects to a Minimum Viable Product. It is a unique programme combining state-of-art technologies and cutting edge research, mentors-lead coaching, micro-seed investment and a star prize of more than CHF 100’000.- .
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. Specific research areas: Bulk transport, Road and Aviation – - Agenda – Regional Conference Berlin
•15-16 September, Thessaloniki, Greece. Specific research areas: Road, Aviation and Waterborne transport – Agenda – Regional Conference Thessaloniki
Workshop on Interoperability and Open-Source Solutions for the Internet of Things
18 September 2014, Split, Croatia
The Internet of Things (IoT) can be seen as the next evolutionary step in the Internet life-cycle, with already more than 10 billion connected devices in 2013. We are witnessing the emergence of open-source solutions targeting the IoT and cloud integration which can further drive innovation and provision of utility-driven IoT services.
This workshop aims at bringing together researchers and practitioners from industry, academia, and standardisation bodies, to showcase their practical work, exchange ideas and experiences, discuss novel solutions and future development. Workshop participants will also find common ground for collaboration in the area of interoperability for the Internet of Things.
NFC World Congress
22-24 September 2014, Marseille, France
Now in its fourth edition, NFC World Congress will dedicate itself to advance innovation in the mobile proximity business, NFC-based or not. One strong focus of the conference will be on the services from verticals that will boost customer's adoption. Solutions providers across industries are becoming key drivers of the market, besides the technology providers and enablers. NFC World Congress invites all the mobile proximity stakeholders to share their insights and expertise showing successful services, innovation & business: from start-ups to leading IT/mobile players, including all the vertical implementers leveraging these new technologies.
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JTI launch event
9 July 2014, Brussels
Public-private partnerships set up under the EU's new research and innovation programme, Horizon 2020, will launch their first calls on 9 July 2014 in Brussels. The partnerships work in strategic areas such as medicines, fuel cells, air and rail transport or electronics. They represent an essential investment into Europe's economy and in a better quality of life.
They will launch calls for projects and partners at a stakeholder event in Brussels, which will be attended by the President of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso along with the Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science Máire Geoghegan-Quinn as well as Commission Vice-Presidents Siim Kallas, responsible for mobility and transport, and Neelie Kroes, responsible for the digital agenda.
Launch of the European Science and Technology Network on Unconventional Hydrocarbon Extraction
8 July 2014, Brussels
The creation of the European Science and Technology Network on Unconventional Hydrocarbon Extraction was decided in the Commission Communication on the exploration and production of hydrocarbons using high-volume hydraulic fracturing in the EU, issued on 22 January 2014.
The network aims to "[bring] together practitioners from industry, research, academia as well as civil society. The Network will collect, analyse and review results from exploration projects as well as assess the development of technologies used in unconventional gas and oil projects".
European Orthopaedic Research Society 2014 Conference (EORS)
2-4 July 2014, Nantes, France
EORS 2014 will gather front-line researchers and surgeons interested in discovering the latest developments in orthopaedic research. Prestigious keynote speakers will share their advances and views in the fields of total joint replacement, biomechanics, traumatology, imaging, regenerative medicine, biomaterials as well as osteoimmunology, therapy of bone cancers and translational research from bench to the clinic.
Info Day on “Spreading Excellence and Widening Participation"
3 July 2014, Brussels
The European Commission services organised an Info Day on the Spreading excellence and Widening participation Calls in Horizon 2020 last 3 July 2014 in Brussels. In the agenda below, you will find a short video of each speaker and the respective PowerPoint presentation on Widening actions, Teaming, COST, Twinning and ERA Chairs.
- Agnes HEGYVARINE NAGY , ERCEA Presentation
- Dimitri CORPAKIS, Head of Unit, European Commission, DG Research and Innovation (RTD) Presentation
- Grzegorz AMBROZIEWICZ, Call coordinator, DG RTD Presentation
- Joao Silva ALBUQUERQUE, Call Coordinator, DG RTD
- Lucas JANSSEN, Call coordinator, DG RTD Presentation
- Stefan WEIERS, COST Policy Coordinator Presentation
- Telemachos TELEMACHOU, Policy Officer, DG RTD Presentation
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