The European Commission has issued a recommendation asking the Italian regulator, AGCOM to amend or withdraw its proposal to settle disputes between the Mobile Virtual Network Operator PosteMobile and H3G, Fastweb and Telecom Italia by obliging the three mobile network operators to pay PosteMobile a termination rate almost 75% higher those of other mobile operators. The Commission has concerns that AGCOM's approach may grant PosteMobile a termination rate that cannot be justified on the grounds of objective and relevant cost differences. Read more
Sixteen projects which encourage people to develop digital skills for work, education and life in general have been selected as finalists for the Digital Skills Award 2016. The four most outstanding projects will be announced by Günther H. Oettinger, Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, in Brussels on 1 December at the launch of the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition. Read more
This workshop offers a programme covering all aspects of neuroscience relevant to the HBP research programme and opportunities for scientific discussions between students and faculty during dedicated discussion sessions, tutorials and social events. Read more
In 2016 the European Commission launched three H2020 ICT Calls for proposals: supporting ICT transfer to the European creative industries, boosting synergies between artists, creative people and technologists and Gamification in different areas. As a result, the following projects have been selected, starting November 2016-January 2017, with an EU funding of €24 million. Read more
Albert Borschette Congress Center (CCAB), Rue Froissart 36, 1040 Brussels, Belgium
This workshop will present the state of play six months after the entry into force of the new rules for trust services under the eIDAS Regulation. How well have Member States managed to comply with the new rules? What about trust service providers? Are they on the right path to seize the opportunities brought by the new framework?
By providing a platform for sharing experience, best practices, business cases and success stories, the workshop will be an opportunity to discuss what's been achieved and what are the upcoming actions and challenges.
In the context of the preparation of the Quantum Technologies flagship initiative to promote the industrialization of quantum technologies in Europe over the next decade, the Workshop on Quantum Technologies in Portugal aims at gathering the national scientific, security and industry communities, and discuss the work being developed in this domain and its practical applications. Registration is free but compulsory. Read more
The objective of the workshop is to present and discuss the main challenges identified in the online Stakeholder consultation on Research Infrastructures long term sustainability launched in December 2015 and to collect suggestions and comments for the development of an Action Plan on Research Infrastructures long term sustainability approach. Read more
This high-level event in the Innovation field will be organized for the first time in Eastern Europe (Romania) by the Open Innovation Strategy and Policy Group (OISPG), supported by the European Commission's DG CONNECT and other partners. Read more