Thursday, November 13, 2014

How can European cities benefit from the new concept of elastic mobility?

A technical paper will be presented by Katia Paglé and Angelos Amditis from the Institute of Communication and Computer Systems, Greece at the ITS and Smart Cities 2014 Conference on 20th November 2014 8:45-10:30 at the Session on ITS Policy and Applications.



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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

IST-Africa 2015

IST-Africa 2015 will bring together senior representatives from leading commercial, government and research organisations from Africa and Europe, to bridge the Digital Divide by sharing knowledge, experience, lessons learnt and good practice and discussing policy related issues. The event is part of the IST-Africa Initiative, which is supported by the European Commission under the ICT Theme of the 7th Framework Programme.



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Better survival chances for heart patients with telemedicine

A German study found that the telemedical care programme of AOK Nordost (a public health insurer in Berlin) increased the probability of survival of heart patients by up to 70 per cent during the first two years after the start of their participation.



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