Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


From 21/04/2015 to 06/05/2015
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Funded as part of the Global Systems Science (GSS) initiative in FP7, the project EUNOIA investigated a variety of non-conventional sources of geolocated data — such as mobile phone records, GPS tracks, smart card data, data from Internet social networks or credit card transactions, among others — to extract useful information about activity and mobility patterns in urban areas. Read more
From 20/04/2015 to 07/05/2015
Call for tenders: Production of 2 short videos on ICT topics Read more
The winner and the runners up of the e-Mark U Trust Competition, launched last summer, will be honoured at an official award ceremony hosted by European Commission Vice-President Andrus Ansip (@Ansip_EU). The winner will have his/her logo on the websites of qualified trust service providers and will help make trust grow in the internet and online services. Read more
National Library of Latvia, Riga
The ISA programme (Interoperability Solutions for European Public Administrations) is organising this conference in cooperation with the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Last year's conference attracted some 200 participants from more than 30 countries. SEMIC 2015 will explore how Enterprise Information Management can help public administrations to reduce costs and improve public services through digital transformation, for example through the application of the principles "digital by default" or introduction of "information once-only". The conference will present good practices that have successfully addressed these issues. Read more
The Public-Private Partnership in robotics (SPARC) met in Brussels on 4 Febrary 2015 and welcomed Chris Bourillon as the new Secretary General. Read more
Prague (Czech Republic)
The Technology Centre ASCR in Prague welcomes an Information Day about Future and Emerging Technologies, with Timo Hallantie, Head of FET Open unit, presenting the scheme. Read more
From 04/06/2015 to 07/06/2015
During the three-day camp which precedes the Open Innovation 2.0 Conference, multidisciplinary groups will develop new ideas and perspectives on real-world challenges brought to the camp by cities, regions, business organisations, universities and NGOs. Read more
The European Regulators Group for Audiovisual Media Services held its third meeting on 14 April 2015, in Paris. Read more
Mass production and packaging in factories is already highly automated these days, but the same cannot be said for logistics. Movements of raw materials and finished products still depend heavily on manual labour. However, EU-funded research on Automatic Guided Vehicles means this is about to change over the next decade – and could create thousands of new jobs. Read more