The Commission adopted on 27 April 2016 the 2016 work programme and the financing decision for "Measures concerning the digital content, and audiovisual and other media industries", and related preparatory actions and pilot programs.
The newly launched Horizon 2020 DESIREE project will provide a decision support system that predicts the evolution of breast cancer case by case. If successful, it will be used in Breast Units to apply specific therapies for each patient depending on the diagnosis.
Following a call for expression of interest, the European Commission has selected 30 members to participate in its eHealth Stakeholder Group 2016-2018. Members of the group are expert representatives of European umbrella organisations active in the eHealth sector.
The DIADEMS Future and Emerging Technologies project is organising a Summer School focused on quantum sensing. The event will provide a solid basis for students aiming at a scientific career in this field. The lectures given during the Summer School will present an overview of different quantum-enhanced sensing techniques and cover the very basics of NV (Nitrogen-Vacancy) physics. Other magnetometry techniques will be covered too.
Organised by Atomium EISMD together with the European Commission and the European Parliament, this 2016 edition will look at how engaging with citizens is changing the public discourse around science, bringing in new dimensions and perspective into the debate around evidence based policy as well as responsible research
If you are a young aspiring digital entrepreneur and have the desire to be the next European entrepreneurial success, apply for STARTIFY7 2016 Summer Academies in ICT and entrepreneurship for young people and graduates academies.
ProFouND (Prevention of Falls Network for Dissemination) is a recently completed project funded under the 7th Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development. On its portal you access the latest resources in this field, including an updated version of the Falls Prevention Intervention Factsheets booklet featuring guidelines for health care practitioners on falls prevention best practice.
On 19 April 2016, the College of Commissioners of the European Commission adopted the first work programme under the new ISA² programme. The EUR 131 million programme, which runs from 2016 to 2020, supports the development of interoperability solutions for the modernisation of public administrations across Europe.