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Copernicus satellite
13/08/2018

AirText UK, an app coordinated by the London borough of Islington, provides information about air quality, UV index and pollen in Greater London. The app uses free and open access data collected by the EU's Copernicus programme which in June this year supplied detailed maps to assist the UK with the wildfires in Manchester.

Here is a selection of five other apps that use real time information from Copernicus to support daily life or recreational activities.

Horizon 2020
09/08/2018

A European consortium led by UK SME Tube Tech International will receive around €2 million of EU funding to bring its idea of a more energy efficient heat exchanger for the petro-chemical industry to market. The funding is part of the new European Innovation Council (EIC) which will bring together existing Horizon 2020 programmes and novel approaches to support high-risk/high-return, breakthrough research or market creating innovation.

Events
Brexit talk

Brexit Means Anxiety (Conversation)

Free event hosted by Just Festival

Date:
  • 21/08/2018
Spain

This exhibition was conceived as a companion and follow-up to the IMOS Foundation 2014 exhibition A Portrait of Europe. The exhibition, falling as it does into the post referendum world, tethers us to our continent by revealing, through the ordinary objects depicted, a belonging that we cannot wholly escape and probably would not wish to. This exhibition was conceived as a companion and follow-up to the IMOS Foundation 2014 exhibition A Portrait of Europe. The exhibition, falling as it does...

Date:
  • 19/09/2018 to 28/09/2018