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From 27/04/2017 to 27/04/2017
According to a new report of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), 21 EU/EEA countries have developed or are in the process of developing systems to digitally record information about vaccination. Five of these digital systems automatically generate lists that identify the to be vaccinated populations, determine which vaccines are due or overdue, and generate reminders. Read more
From 27/04/2017 to 27/04/2017
As the impact of social media becomes more relevant, there is an increasing concern that social media —and also technology in general, and particularly Artificial Intelligence— might be replicating or even amplifying existing gender discrimination, prejudices and stereotypes. Identifying the causes might help preventing the negative impact of such technological developments. We have performed a test aimed at identifying possible areas of further research by trying to isolate the effect of the gender in the functioning of the recommendations algorithm. Read more
SME eHealth competition
From 26/04/2017 to 26/04/2017
The finalists of the eHealth Competition for SMEs of 2017 are known. Among them are two SMEs resulting from the work of EU-funded projects: the Danish mHealth solution for mental health Monsenso, and the Eodyne tool for rehabilitation of neuromuscular diseases. The award will be given during the opening ceremony of Health 2.0 in Barcelona, Spain (3-5 of May 2017). Read more
weighing scales with fluctuating weight graph
weighing scales with fluctuating weight graph
From 26/04/2017 to 26/04/2017
Helping people to lose weight has been very much examined. The NoHoW project however focusses on keeping the weight off in the long term. While collecting evidence about what works and what doesn't, the NoHoW researchers have developed a weight loss maintenance toolkit consisting of mobile apps, web-based tools, smart scales, activity trackers etc. Read more
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GrowMeUp project logo
From 26/04/2017 to 26/04/2017
"We have just entered our third and final year, and what a journey it has been!" writes GrowMeUp project coordinator Jorge Dias in his blog post. "Guess what? During this challenging period, seniors, who we aim to assist in the first place, decided that they can be of help to the robots." Read more
From 25/04/2017 to 25/04/2017
The video highlights the current developments in the field of High-Performance Computing in Europe. Prepared by PRACE (Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe), the video was presented during the Digital Day that took place in Rome on the 23rd of March 2017. Read more
From 19/04/2017 to 19/04/2017
The eGovernment Action Plan 2016-2020 was published a year ago, on 19/04/2016, as part of a package of initiatives related to the realisation of the Digital Single Market (DSM). While the Commission is reviewing the progress made towards completing the Digital Single Market and will publish the DSM Midterm Review in May, we are now taking stock of the efforts made in accelerating the digital transformation of government. What have we achieved together in eGovernment, since the Action Plan was published? Read more
From 11/04/2017 to 11/04/2017
An explosion, a fire in a factory, a natural disaster such as an earthquake: Rescuers and firemen need all the help they can get… and now they can count on help from robots. Read more
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Icon stating 'Summary'
From 10/04/2017 to 10/04/2017
The final report of the January 13th workshop on Internet of Things Privacy and Security is now available to download. It reflects the main workshop's findings on minimum IoT privacy and security principles to create a trusted IoT environment. Read more
From 06/04/2017 to 06/04/2017
OpenAIRE is an EC-supported initiative to foster Open Science in Europe in order to accelerate research and boost innovation. Europe’s research can be open to everyone! Find out how! Read more

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