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Wednesday, 22 February 2017

11. Research Headlines - Extending the lifespan of offshore maritime structures

EUfunded researchers have developed an innovative aluminium-based coating that provides better, more environmentally friendly protection to offshore energy installations. The coating is now being commercialised. [read more]

12. Success Stories - An old technology revisited to save lives at sea

Take a look at the prototype of a small experimental sort of zeppelin. It has been equipped with sophisticated radars and sensors with one goal in mind; to become a new and efficient tool for maritime surveillance. [read more]

13. Vitamin D Nutrition & Health Current and Future Perspectives - 5-6 September 2017, Cork, Ireland

This international conference on vitamin D will be an important forum for presentation, discussion and exchange of ideas on current research in the area of vitamin D. The conference coincides with the closing stages of the ODIN R&I project and the main scientific findings from the project will be presented together with several invited international keynote speakers on topics related to vitamin D and health. This conference will be of interest to many, with health professionals, food industry decision makers, food/nutrition policy regulators, as well as academics, researchers and students expected to attend. The main symposia will focus on: • Dietary Requirements for Vitamin D • Evidence-base for food strategies for tackling inadequacies of vitamin D intake and status • Issues in relation to Vitamin D and Health in Adults, as well as at Key Life Stages • Safety and population surveillance [read more]

Tuesday, 21 February 2017

14. Nanotechnologies & Advanced Materials Pilot Projects Test-beds for industry & private investments - 8 March 2017, San Sebastian, Spain

The European Commission DG for Research & Innovation and the government of the Basque Country are co-organising a workshop during the NANOSPAIN 2017 week, to show-case several pilot projects to stakeholders from industry (medium and large companies, SMEs and start-ups), private investors and other key stakeholders. Registration to the workshop is free of charge and should be done no later than 7 March. More info on the registration: amaiamartinez@spri.eus Delegates to this event may benefit from a 20% discount in the NANOSPAIN 2017 early-bird fee. [read more]

15. Research Headlines - Safer roads for cyclists

Cyclists suffer a disproportionately high share of road accident injuries and fatalities. Through a combination of detection technologies, warning systems, information display and cooperation systems aimed at reducing collisions, EU-funded researchers are planning to cut fatality figures and make cycling safer. [read more]

Monday, 20 February 2017

16. Research Headlines - Community-based approaches to diabetes

Diabetes is a global health threat. Three EU-funded projects are testing community-based approaches to prevention and management of the disease in Europe, Asia and Africa. [read more]

Friday, 17 February 2017

17. Research Headlines - Integrating better care for older people

EU-funded project SUSTAIN aims to improve care services for the elderly by integrating the needs and wishes of patients. Such integrated, patient-centred care will promote better services and more choice for older people. [read more]

Thursday, 16 February 2017

18. Research Headlines - Fighting obesity through proper pre- and postnatal nutrition

EU-researchers are demonstrating how diet and lifestyle before and during pregnancy, along with infant feeding choices, have a direct impact on the risk of obesity from childhood through to adulthood. [read more]

19. Success Stories - From wings to walls: EU funded project turns on a new era in heating

Imagine wind turbine or aircraft wings that de-ice themselves in extreme conditions or floors and walls with invisible, built-in heating. Or even clothes that warm you up on the coldest of days. [read more]

20. Watch the delivery of the ITER Quench Tanks

F4E, ITER IO and Air Liquide welcome the impressive components on-site. [read more]

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