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• The Commissioner visits CERN • ERC’s President travels to South Africa • EU meets US at the Transportation Research Board • Trilateral EU/US/Canada workshop on Arctic Research • Arab Forum for Scientific Research and Sustainable Development and much more... [read more]
Thirteen universities, technical institutes and private organisations in those parts of Europe that have not done as well as they could in research and innovation are to receive up to €2.5 million each in EU funding to boost their research capacity through the appointment of 'ERA Chairs', the European Commission announced today. [read more]
EU-funded researchers have developed a streamlined approach for identifying and testing antiviral compounds that promises to accelerate the search for treatments for a range of deadly diseases including Ebola, SARS and dengue fever. Negotiations are underway for a class of compounds which are nearly ready for the pharmaceutical industry to pursue. [read more]
Kick off on 17 February of REMOURBAN, a far-reaching European project to create a sustainable urban regeneration model combining the latest developments in energy, mobility and ICT. [read more]
The start of 2015 has seen CITyFiED sign up to a group of fellow Smart City projects under the name MySmartCityDistrict (MSCD). Three other projects all aimed at moving us towards a sustainable urban future make up the group that was set up during the course of last year. These fellow projects are EU-GUGLE, R2CITIES, and ZenN. [read more]
The European Commission seeks inputs for the future shaping of the health related research and innovation activities and their financing with special attention to macro regions. A theme for the discussion is the Baltic Sea region as one test site for the development of health care products and services and the expected out come an investment catalogue. [read more]
Graphene Flagship is organising this workshop. The ultimate outcome of this event is to plan for actions that would launch collaborative innovation projects within the flagship or other platforms. [read more]
The R2CITIES consortium convened in Kartal for its 3rd periodic meeting from 21 to 23 January, welcomed by the Mayor, Dr. Altınok Öz. The visit to the demo site in the Yakacık district, an exploitation workshop and four parallel work sessions turned the meeting into a very interactive occasion for the partners to stock of the project’s progress and lay the basis for future milestones. [read more]
1200 of Europe's startup movers and shakers, including @Ansip_EU and @GOettingerEU are in Berlin on 12-13 February for the first Startup Europe Summit. #SES15 The pop-up conference brings together Startup founders, investment funds, EU accelerators, tech bloggers and journalists, policy makers and major corporates at Factory, Berlin's 16,000 sqm2 playground for entrepreneurs and innovators. [read more]
Forests are the green lungs of our planet. During the day, trees absorb carbon dioxide and produce the oxygen we need to breathe. But at night, the process is reversed and the forest produces carbon dioxide. What does this mean for the global climate equation? Thats what we consider in this edition of Futuris. [read more]