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21 April 2017
Flanders launches new support program for innovation procurements

The Flanders region in Belgium launched the first call under its renewed support program for innovation procurement. The scheme offers co-financing of certain costs related to the preparation and implementation of pre-commercial...[more]


21 April 2017
New PPI project on High Performance Computing started

PPI4HPC -Public Procurement of Innovative solutions for High Performance Computing- is forming a buyers group to launch together a joint PPI procurement of about 73 EUR million. The involved supercomputing centres are JUELICH...[more]


21 April 2017
Module 3 of the innovation procurement toolkit published

The European Assistance for Innovation Procurement Initiative published the third module of its toolkit on innovation procurement. This module is aimed at legal departments of public procurers and legal experts in general: it...[more]


21 April 2017
European Broadband Mapping project presented at the ITU Regional Development Forum in Vilnius

The European Broadband Mapping project will be presented at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Regional Development Forum in Vilnius on 26 April. The mapping project, launched by the European Commission, will result...[more]


19 April 2017
7th meeting of the European Regulators Group for Audiovisual Media Services (ERGA)

The European Regulators Group for Audiovisual Media Services held its seventh meeting on 9 March 2017, in Brussels.[more]


19 April 2017
EU eGovernment Action Plan 2016-2020 - One year on...

The eGovernment Action Plan 2016-2020 was published a year ago, on 19/04/2016, as part of a package of initiatives related to the realisation of the Digital Single Market (DSM). While the Commission is reviewing the progress made...[more]


19 April 2017
Webinar on Cybersecurity and its impact on EU-US ICT collaboration

The EU-funded PICASSO project is organising a webinar to discuss and refine policy recommendations designed to improve EU-US ICT-oriented collaborations – specifically in three technological domains: 5G networks; Big Data;...[more]


19 April 2017
The SISSDEN project : a network of sensors for better cybersecurity management

The EU-funded SISSDEN project is working on a data collection and sharing system which would make information available to all about potential threats and how to deal with them – at no cost. The project consortium is...[more]


18 April 2017
Digital Social Innovation - The way towards the Innovation in the Digital Society

Across Europe, a growing movement of people is exploring opportunities for Digital Social Innovation (DSI), developing bottom-up solutions. This workshop will bring suggestions for EU policies, statements from Digital Social...[more]


18 April 2017
Pre-Information Notice for the EU Blockchain Observatory / Forum

In the context of the Horizontal Taskforce on FinTech and Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT), the European Parliament has mandated the European Commission to implement a Pilot project in order to build up technical expertise...[more]