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From 17/10/2017 to 18/10/2017
Tallinn, Estonia
Don't miss this conference on innovation procurement under the Estonian presidency of the EU. Discover new innovation procurement policy initiatives at national and EU level. Learn from real-life experiences from procurers and companies across Europe that are implementing innovation procurements. The event will also offer the possibility to network for the upcoming 2018-2020 Horizon 2020 calls that will fund new innovation procurements. Read more
FIWARE project logo
From 30/03/2017 to 30/03/2017
FIWARE is an open source cloud platform with a collaborative and mature ecosystem of developers, innovation Hubs, accelerators, cities and more than 1000 SMEs and startups. Read more
Final report - cover page
From 22/03/2017 to 22/03/2017
In the words of the web’s pioneer Marc Andreessen, “software is eating the world”. Ever more products, services, and entire industries, existing ones as well as new, are running on software. The main technological trends for future software development and its challenges will define where investments, for example through Horizon 2020 (H2020), will be useful and efficient. This study report on the research priorities for software technologies, gives an analysis of this area and its emerging issues. Read more
Logo of the European Commission presence at the CEBITTconference with text Driving the Digital Economy and Society in Europe
Logo of the European Commission presence at the CEBITTconference with text Driving the Digital Economy and Society in Europe
From 20/03/2017 to 24/03/2017
Messegelände, 30521, Mittelfeld, Hannover, Region Hannover, Niedersachsen
For the second time in a row, the European Commission takes part in CeBIT, one of the largest global IT fairs, by hosting the high-level digital policy conference “Driving the Digital Economy and Society in Europe”, and with a major exhibition of state of the art ICT innovations. Read more
Exhibitors list
Exhibitors list
From 15/03/2017 to 15/03/2017
The European Commission puts the spotlight on some of the most promising digital innovations emerging from EU funded research and innovation projects by inviting 18 high-potential innovators to CeBit 2017 Read more
Graphene Flagship at the Mobile World Congress
From 27/02/2017 to 02/03/2017
Following the success of the Graphene Pavilion in 2016 the Graphene Flagship will showcase the latest achievements and innovations from the graphene community covering a worldwide perspective in a Graphene Experience Zone at the Mobile World Congress. Read more
From 16/02/2017 to 16/02/2017
Speech of Roberto Viola at the Media seminar on European Law on Robotics at the European Parliament. Read more
From 16/02/2017 to 16/02/2017
The European Parliament Legal Affairs Committee recently presented a report on civil law rules on robotics. As there is an increasing public debate about the use of robots and artificial intelligence, this initiative comes at the right time and raises important questions for the European Union. I presented the European Commission's first reaction to this report during a seminar in the European Parliament. Read more
EU innovation prize
EU Prize
From 15/02/2017 to 15/02/2017
Nine impressive women entrepreneurs who have created outstanding innovations and brought them to market have been nominated for the Women Innovators 2017 Prize. Read more
From 15/02/2017 to 15/02/2017
February is the kickoff to a busy season of Digital Leadership Institute projects - with events for girls and women in tech.In particular, the next Girls Tech Fest is approaching! Read more