Friday, July 26, 2013

ICT2013 Conference programme

The conference will feature top ICT professionals from industry, academia, research. The Vice President of the European Commission, Neelie Kroes and the President of the Republic of Lithuania, Dalia GrybauskaitÄ— will open the conference. Speakers from across the ICT sector will address a range of issues from cloud computing, broadband, ICT infrastructures, ICT skills, cyber security, long term visions on the future and much more. Experts will present details on how to participate in the next EU's Research Programme - Horizon 2020.



Three thematic plenaries and three parts focusing on different themes of ICT research:


  • ICT for Excellent science;

  • ICT for Industrial Leadership;

  • ICT for Societal challenges.






via http://ec.europa.eu/information_society/newsroom/cf/dae/itemdetail.cfm?item_id=11564

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Video on SEED project

EU Co-funded project about citizens engagement and transformation of public sector information into public sector advertising. A project towards a cloud of public services, within the cloud computing strategy of the European Commission. 12 partners in 7 EU member states. www.seed-project.eu



via http://ec.europa.eu/information_society/newsroom/cf/dae/itemdetail.cfm?item_id=11592

Campus Party Europe 2013 sees launch of FI-WARE Open Innovation Lab

Join Boris Johnson and visit Campus Party in the financial, cultural, artistic, media, scientific and innovation capital of the world: London. Learn how you can develop applications and services with building blocks.



via http://ec.europa.eu/information_society/newsroom/cf/dae/itemdetail.cfm?item_id=11581

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Adaptive assistive technologies for people with disabilities

Assistive technologies (AT) have developed rapidly in recent years, allowing people with motor disabilities to live more independent and comfortable lives.



via http://ec.europa.eu/information_society/newsroom/cf/dae/itemdetail.cfm?item_id=11530

CIP ICT-PSP Coordinators' Day on Call 7 Project Negotiation

The Coordinators Day focused on CIP ICT-PSP Call 7 project negotiation will be held in Brussels, Belgium, on Friday 13 September 2013.



via http://ec.europa.eu/information_society/newsroom/cf/dae/itemdetail.cfm?item_id=11405

eProcurement Video

Register a company, respond to tenders, sign documents electronically, across EU borders... save time and energy! This is what eProcurement is all about!



via http://ec.europa.eu/information_society/newsroom/cf/dae/itemdetail.cfm?item_id=11550