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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. [read more]
Pollution of the oceans and climate change has sparked concerns not just about the status of the marine environment but also about the impact on seafood safety and public health. In the global seafood market, European added-value lies in offering safe, high-quality seafood to consumers. With this in mind, the EUR 5 million ECSAFESEAFOOD project (Priority environmental contaminants in seafood: safety assessment, impact and public perception) was launched in Lisbon in February 2013. Quality validation date: 2014-04-04 [read more]
Reducing the amount of carbon in the atmosphere is a key priority facing the world today as it attempts to mitigate the scale and effects of climate change. EUROCHAR, a European research project, is developing a technique which not only promises to help tackle this priority, but also offers additional benefits in the form of environmentally-friendly energy production and enhanced soil fertility. [read more]
Internet access providers would be barred from blocking or slowing down selected services for economic or other reasons by the latest draft EU “telecoms package” legislation voted by Parliament. [read more]
Source: EU News - Science and Technology
This conference is jointly organized by European, American and Asian professionals. It aims at inspiring the development of new design, implementation, test and evaluation methodologies for wireless positioning platforms. The conference will also have a track dedicated to MULTI-POS Marie Curie ITN. [read more]
The course is being run as part of the EU funded ALPES (Aircraft Loads Prediction using Enhanced Simulation) Marie-Curie Initial Training Network. Course Objectives: To introduce the main concepts of Aeroelasticity and Loads, and the multi-disciplinary methods needed for their study To provide an understanding of the main principles of Aeroelasticity and Loads analysis by: • using simple mathematical models to illustrate basic theoretical concepts, • showing the maths – but not explaining all of the detail and derivations, instead focusing on the connection with the physics • introducing relevant terminology and methods, and • explaining the analysis, testing and certification processes used by the aerospace industry To include examples on some of the key topics. [read more]
Visualising latent fingerprints is common practice for police forensic laboratories in EU countries, but if the evidence is radioactively contaminated, the laboratory cannot process the fingerprints. The JRC has unique nuclear forensic capabilities which include methodologies for recovering fingerprints from contaminated surfaces. In order to support Member States’ authorities, the JRC provided access to these capabilities through a project consisting of several nuclear forensics exercises. [read more]
Published on: 03-April-2014 Companies developing smart electronics systems for commercial products and looking for partners to collaborate internationally are invited to join the 4th we (...) [read more]
Source: EUREKA News
The JRC supported the United Nations' International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) to develop the Multidimensional Poverty Assessment Tool (MPAT), launched today at the UN IFAD premises in Rome. MPAT is an innovative tool for assessing, understanding and addressing rural poverty. [read more]
The League of European Research Universities (LERU) will hold a Seminar on Open Scholarship with the participation of relevant policymakers and other stakeholders. [read more]