Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative

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The Digital Champions (DC) Expert Group held its 9th meeting on 17-18 June. The group were briefed and exchanged views on the Digital Single Market (DSM) Strategy and on DSM governance. Read more
From 30/09/2015 to 02/10/2015
Bad Hofgastein, Austria
One of the 'Fora' of the annual health policy event EHFG 2015 is organised by DG Connect (European Commission) and will highlight the benefits that eHealth and mHealth can bring to the health system. Read more
As a follow up to the Green Paper on mobile health, the European Commission has envisaged to engage with the stakeholders to work on the follow-up actions building on the results of the public consultation. Read more
Avenue de Beaulieu 25, Brussels, Belgium
This workshop on alternative finance aims to understand the platforms operating specifically in research, innovation and cultural sectors. Participants will take a look at their state of play and will exchange views on possible EU action. The workshop will gather crowdfunding platforms, entrepreneurs, philanthropic foundations and policy makers. The event is organised by the European Commission (DG CONNECT and DG RTD). Read more
Following eHealth Week 2015, the conclusions of the high-level eHealth conference of the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the EU have been published. The eHealth Week video is available as well. The next eHealth Week 2016 is confirmed to take place from 8-10 June. Read more
Horizon 2020 (2014-2020), the EU funding programme for research and innovation, puts emphasis on tackling societal challenges, including Societal Challenge 1 (SC1) related to Health Demographic Change and Wellbeing. Having at its core the principle of better health for all, SC1 focuses on personalised health and care. It has an overall budget of €7.4 billion for the programme duration. The Work Programme will be published in the Autumn. The Info Day of 18 September in Brussels is now fully booked but will be webstreamed. Please check the list attached of national info days and contact your Horizon 2020 'Health' National Contact Point for details. Read more
From 25/06/2015 to 26/06/2015
Intelligent Cargo in Efficient and Sustainable Global Logistics Operations showcases its advanced sustainability solutions for transport logistics at the final review in Gothenburg. Read more
Brussels, EC premises (Avenue de Beaulieu 25 - 1160 Auderghem)
In preparation for the new eGovernment Action Plan (2016-2020), the European Commission (DG CONNECT) organises a workshop to gather views and opinions from key stakeholders on their expectations from the new Action Plan. The workshop will also aim to improve citizens’ and businesses’ experience when interacting with public administrations and to facilitate their relationship with government. Read more
PhD students that attended the "11th International Nanotechnology conference on Communication and Cooperation" report back on their impressions. They have been selected and financially supported by the European Commission. Read more
Kingston University, London, United Kingdom
Active and assisted living (AAL) makes use of information and communication technologies (ICT) in a person's daily living and working environment to enable them to stay active longer, remain socially connected and live independently into old age. Research efforts in AAL have increased rapidly to support independent living, as the social and economic impact of aging population has become a more concrete problem in our European society. Read more