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Monday, 22 May 2017

1. Research Headlines - Behind the wall: uncovering the effectiveness of migration policy

Comprehensive new databases of migration flows and policy data since World War II highlight how some policy choices have had unintended effects. [read more]

2. Success Stories - Ready to wear electronics

Scientists at a research facility in the German city of Berlin dream of clothing that produces energy as we walk. They have combined very different nanomaterials into so-called energy harvesters. [read more]

Friday, 19 May 2017

3. Research Headlines - Buy locally, buy quality: sustainability in public food procurement

School meals don't matter only to kids and their parents. Like other services within the scope of public sector food procurement, they also matter economically. Determination to source produce locally and sustainably can make all the difference to a region's farmers, as can labels protecting its specialities. An EU-funded project is connecting the dots. [read more]

Thursday, 18 May 2017

4. Europe has manufactured the most high-tech magnet in history!

The core of ITER’s first Toroidal Field coil is ready thanks to F4E and its industrial partners [read more]

5. Harnessing Research and Innovation for FOOD 2030: A Science Policy Dialogue - 16 October 2017, Brussels, EU Commission, CHARLEMAGNE building

This one day conference will serve to disseminate successful European Research and Innovation (R&I) initiatives and contribute to the ongoing science-policy dialogue in the area of Nutrition and Security (FNS). The conference will provide a stakeholder platform for a science policy dialogues to assess the current state of European research, innovation and investment, and explore furture needs relevant to: • Sustainable and healthy nutrition; • climate-resilience and environmental sustainability; • circularity and resource efficienty; and • food system innovation and empowerment of communities. The conference is free of charge and will be open to researchers, policy makers, funders and investors, policy makers and public authorities, industry, entrepreneurs, students and civil society representatives. [read more]

6. Research Headlines - Smartphone solutions for smarter, greener urban mobility

If the arrival of spring is not enough to get you out walking and cycling, an EU-funded initiative is launching a number of mobile applications offering incentives to lead a more active lifestyle, reduce urban congestion and fight pollution. [read more]

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

7. MANUFUTURE 2017 – Moving up the Value Chain - 24-25 October 2017, Tallinn, Estonia

MANUFUTURE 2017 will focus on smart manufacturing, Industry 4.0 in practice, the factories of the future, robotics, the internet of things and smart products. [read more]

8. Research Headlines - Nurturing research to vitalise Poland's bioeconomy

Researchers at the Institute of Soil Science and Cultivation in the Polish town of Pulawy have set out to promote the bioeconomy and its benefits in the region. Their work is backed by funding from the EU's ERA Chairs initiative. [read more]

9. Success Stories - Fluid glass in windows which could provide an energy

In Liechtenstein a project is developing windows which could provide a source of energy. The outer face of the window is able to collect solar radiation and transform it into energy and the inner face is able to cool or heat the space inside the container. [read more]

Tuesday, 16 May 2017

10. ITER Wonderland

How one of Europe’s biggest construction sites has been completely transformed. [read more]

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