Friday, August 26, 2016

Robot Charlie supports children with diabetes

The PAL project and its eHealth and mHealth tools (a social robot, its avatar and an app) provide support to children with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (T1DM) and their parents. The project already received a lot of positive feedback, according to project coordinator Rosemarijn Looije in her blog post.

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Data in Smart Cities and Smart Mobility - Analysis of the current situation

The European Commission will launch soon 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 gain insights into the current data-related situation (taxonomy, mapping, gap analysis, players, market structure, business models, applicable legislation, bottlenecks and their cause) in the context of the adoption and application of smart mobility solutions for cities, communities and local stakeholders.

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eGovernment at Regional and local level: Have your say and shape our Public Administrations of the future

The first workshop since the adoption of the new eGovernment Action Plan 2016-2020 will present the new plan and focus on animating its implementation, in particular its dynamic aspects. The aim of the workshop, jointly organised by the Committee of the Regions and the European Commission, is to show how the new eGovernment Action Plan is useful for all levels of administration - European, national, regional and local - and how stakeholders will be engaged in its future evolution.

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016

45th Meeting of the AVMSD Contact Committee

The Contact Committee has been established to monitor the implementation of the Audiovisual and Media Services Directive and the developments in the sector as well as to offer a forum for the exchange of views.

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