The European Commission will soon launch a call for tenders for a service contract of a maximum value of EUR 60 000.
The purpose of this call for tenders is to deliver a feasibility study on cross-border use of eID and authentication services (eIDAS compliant) to support student mobility and access to student services in Europe in accordance with the description of services required included in the attached annex (SMART 2016/0064)
The publication brings together some of the key conceptual insights behind Open Innovation, Open Science and Open to the World and highlights actions that are already taking place or are being prepared.
This year's conference will try to define what City Renaissance means in the Digital Age. It will start by exploring current experiences which are at the leading edge of developments. It will also look at ongoing pilots and implementations and will conclude with a look into what the future may hold.
To celebrate Europe Day, the EU institutions in Brussels will open their doors to the public. The European Commission Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content & Technology (DG CONNECT) will host a stand dedicated to coding and technology, as well as robotics.
The European Commission (EC) stand at the Mobile world Congress 2016 (MWC16) with a total carbon footprint of 0.278 tCO2e, was awarded the Green Stand Award for the small category (stands below 150 sqm). The MWC is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry with more than 2.200 exhibiting organisations. It has been awarded a Guinness Book World Record as the largest carbon neutral trade show in the world.
The full title of this call for tenders is "Communicating Key results achieved from EU funded research and innovation on ICT for Active and Healthy Ageing under Framework Programme 7, the Competitiveness and Innovation Programme and Horizon 2020 - SMART 2016/0072" This publication is made pursuant to Article 124.1 of the Rules of Application of the Financial Regulation that provides for an ex-ante publication on the Institutions' websites of contracts with a value up to 135.000 EUR.
The annexed document contains presentation slides on the "Free Flow of Data Initiative" in the context of the Digital Single Market Initiative delivered by the EC at the PSI Group meeting of 4 April 2016.