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From 13/01/2017 to 13/01/2017
Avenue de Beaulieu 25, 1160, Auderghem
Workshop's participants were asked to reflect and comment on concrete minimum IoT privacy and security principles to create a Trusted IoT environment. In addition, they had the chance to discuss the possible adequate tools and implementation mechanisms to ensure that innovation is not hampered by heavy procedures. The workshop was jointly organised by the European Commission and the Alliance for Internet of Things Innovation (AIOTI). Read more
From 13/01/2017 to 13/01/2017
The STARTS prize honours projects that demonstrate successful collaboration of science, technology and art contributing to economic and social innovation. The two prize winners will be chosen by an international jury and will each receive €20,000. The STARTS programme of the European Commission encourages collaboration between researchers and artists in projects funded under Horizon 2020. Read more
From 12/01/2017 to 12/01/2017
The Horizon 2020 project IST-Africa organised a series of H2020 workshops focused on the forthcoming call for proposals on International partnership building in low and middle income countries (ICT-39-2017). The workshops took place across 11 countries from late October until December 2016. Read more
AxoSuit
From 12/01/2017 to 12/01/2017
During the Active and Healthy Ageing Summit in Brussels (5-8 December 2016) our video crew interviewed some of the exhibitors. They presented an exoskeleton, a robotic walking aid and other EU supported innovations to keep older people active and independent as long as possible. What are the main challenges they are facing? And how did the EU help them forward? Read more
From 11/01/2017 to 11/01/2017
Pre-commercial procurement has enabled an EU-funded project procurement to develop new technology that will allow patients to access health data when they are in any other EU country. Read more
From 11/01/2017 to 11/01/2017
The aim of the Horizon 2020 FrailSafe project is ambitious: delaying frailty by developing a set of measures, tools, and recommendations to reduce its onset. FrailSafe is working on state of the art information technologies such as a personalised 'Virtual Patient Model' and a virtual supermarket game. Read more
TERESA
From 11/01/2017 to 11/01/2017
Telepresence robots, distance controlled robots in which the robot’s 'face' is a video screen, are on the rise. They are already commercially available and can perform a range of functions. The TERESA project adds a vital dimension: social intelligence. Their robot can help relieve the isolation often faced by elderly or disabled people. Read more
From 11/01/2017 to 11/01/2017
Brussels
This workshop, organised by the H2020 BlueBRIDGE project, will bring together users operating in the Blue Growth sector and e-infrastructure service providers, for an open discussion on how e-infrastructure services have been adopted by the users and what are the requirements that still need to be addressed. Read more
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From 10/01/2017 to 10/01/2017
The European Commission proposed updated legislation to ensure stronger privacy in electronic communications as well as policy and legal solutions to unleash EU's data economy, as foreseen in the Digital Single Market strategy presented in May 2015. Read more
Slide showing a laptop and text "Delivering on the Digital Single Market - Building the European Data Economy"
Slide showing a laptop and text "Delivering on the Digital Single Market - Building the European Data Economy"
From 10/01/2017 to 10/01/2017
The European Commission has proposed policy and legal solutions to unleash EU's data economy, as part of its Digital Single Market strategy presented in May 2015. The Commission is addressing this issue because the EU is currently not making the most of its data potential. To change that, it is necessary to address unjustified restrictions to the free movement of data across borders as well as several legal uncertainties. Read more

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