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From 26/09/2016 to 26/09/2016
The Giant (Jätten) by Johannes Nyholm (SE, DK) has won the Special Jury Prize at San Sebastian Film Festival. In total €422.370 were invested in the 7 EU MEDIA supported movies awarded this weekend. Read more
From 23/09/2016 to 23/09/2016
The project applications from all over Europe are being assessed by a jury of five experts in broadband. The jury will select the finalists in October 2016. Günther Oettinger, Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, will award the winners during the “B-DAY: Going Giga” event on 14-15 November in Brussels. Read more
From 23/09/2016 to 26/08/2016
Montreal, Canada
This annual event of the European Network of Living Labs (ENoLL) included 4 days of open exchange, networking, workshops, inspirational speeches and visits. Read more
image of travelers using their mobile phone and text "Roaming in the European Union"
image of travelers using their mobile phone and text "Roaming in the European Union"
From 21/09/2016 to 21/09/2016
As announced by President Juncker in his State of the Union Address, Members of the College discussed on Wednesday a revised draft of the rules needed to avoid abuses of the end of roaming charges in time for June 2017. Read more
From 21/09/2016 to 07/11/2016
The European Commission is launching a Call for Tenders for a study on pilots for replication of multipliers in supporting the uptake of eIDAS services by SMEs (SMART 2016/0084). Read more
From 21/09/2016 to 22/09/2016
Brussels, Belgium
Within less than a decade, most economic activities will strongly depend on digital ecosystems integrating big data solutions. The Commission has recognised the importance of the data economy in the Digital Single Market Strategy as a catalyst for economic growth. Under the third pillar of the DSM Strategy (‘‘Maximising the growth potential of the Digital Economy’’) the Commission committed to propose in 2016 a European Free Flow of Data initiative to tackle the emerging challenges in the European Data Economy. Read more
From 20/09/2016 to 20/09/2016
The 16 finalists competing for the Innovation Radar Prize 2016 will get to pitch their innovation at the ICT Proposers Day 2016. They will present the plans to get their innovations out of the lab and into the market to the jury composed of a panel of investors and entrepreneurs. Read more
From 20/09/2016 to 20/09/2016
The 2016 CEF Telecom Europeana makes an indicative €2 million of funding available for proposals in this area. Read more
From 20/09/2016 to 20/09/2016
Climate change, increased urbanization and increased world population are several of the factors driving global challenges for water management. This roadmap was finalised by the European Commission in August 2016, with inputs gathered from 20 FP7/H2020 research projects -grouped in the ICT4Water cluster- and taking into account other relevant reports. Read more
From 20/09/2016 to 20/09/2016
The European Commission is taking further action to stimulate the deployment and support of European Digital Service Infrastructures (DSIs) in Europe by launching two sets of calls for proposals of Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) endowed with more than €28 million. Read more