In February the European Commission will kick off the interim evaluation of the two FET Flagships, Graphene and the Human Brain Project (HBP). A panel of high-level experts will evaluate and analyse the capability of the Flagships in delivering their long long-term objectives.
The outcome of the evaluation panel will help to fine-tune the current implementation of the 2 Flagships, their governance model and pave the way for future FET Flagships.
FACE Entrepreneurship is a campaign for encouraging ICT entrepreneurship amongst young Europeans by addressing a key aspect of entrepreneurship which is often overlooked: the ability to confront the possibility of failure.
The Startup Europe Forum will be officially opened by Günther H. Oettinger, European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society. The Forum is offering a set of activities profiling EU actions for startups and SMEs, innovators, private and public investors.
In the framework of the Open Days 2015, DG Connect is organising a workshop on ICT innovation vouchers. One year after the pilots presentations, time has come to dive deep into the experiences, successes and difficulties faced by the regions in implementing ICT innovation vouchers scheme. Join us and learn from others!
Modernisation of the public sector is high on the political agenda. Innovation Procurement enables to tackle societal challenges increasing the quality and efficiency of transport services in European cities and Regions.
The workshop raised awareness and triggered networking among regional and transport stakeholders on "How to modernize transport services through a smart combination of Innovation procurement and ICT".