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In today's society we are surrounded by a vast sea of information - we find ourselves constantly bombarded by a bewildering array of messages via different platforms from media organisations, advertising agencies, and even from our friends and families. [read more]
Published on: 05-September-2014 Italy’s Ministry of Education and Research, MIUR, has officially committed to fund and support Italian participants in Eurostars-2 projects for the upcoming cut-off 2, which deadline is 11 (...) [read more]
Published on: 05-September-2014 The Luxembourgish government has approved the funding of public research institutions participating in the Eurostars-2 programme through Fonds National de la Recherche Luxembourg (FNR). LuxInnovati (...) [read more]
Schizophrenia is a disabling mental illness that affects millions of Europeans. Drugs to manage the disease have mixed success - about 30 percent of patients do not respond to medication at all. [read more]
Easy to make, cheap and cheerful, pizza remains a favourite meal in many countries. But, as with many things in life, the pleasure comes with a price. Much of the flavour comes from the fatty cheese that melts so deliciously, and so temptingly for diet-watchers. Is it possible to make pizza less fatty? [read more]
ACDC is an important initiative for the cyber security strategy for the EU. The project offers a complete range of services to enhance cyber security that will go from the recognition of "malware" to prevention across networks, fixed and mobile devices. Within the ISD2014, ACDC will present its results and will launch the online ACDC community portal for all companies joining ACDC. You are invited to join for a full update of the project results and a practical session to interact with the ACDC portal. [read more]
Source: Research & Innovation Events
Published on: 04-September-2014 For the first time in the histo (...) [read more]
European Commission Press release Brussels, 4 September 2014 Caption: A diver inspects seaweed growing at AT~SEA’s test site near Galway, Ireland. Download here the picture in high quality. Seaweed is an important but under-exploited resource for food and feed ingredients, biochemicals and the production of biofuels. [read more]
Nottingham Trent University is pleased to be hosting the first international conference to examine Product Lifetimes and the Environment (PLATE) in the context of sustainability. This ground-breaking event will include keynote presentations, discussion, debate and workshops, an exhibition and gallery of artefacts, and a gala dinner. The conference will review current research on how and why increased product lifetimes have become an important element in resource efficiency, waste reduction and low carbon strategies for sustainability. Academic researchers, industry representatives and policy stakeholders will share knowledge and experience on the influence that product longevity has on environmental, economic and social sustainability. [read more]
Source: Research & Innovation Events
Europe has always been a blend of cultures and communities, with a regular churn of people across the continent. Yet the mix can be complex, and some find the changes difficult. While there may be no perfect way to manage Europes ethnic and religious diversity, the European Union (EU)-funded research project ACCEPT PLURALISM has developed a guide to help deal with the challenges as they arise. [read more]