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15 February 2017
Digital sensor pen detects Parkinson's disease

Parkinson's disease (PD) is a chronic, as yet incurable disease. Early diagnosis is a matter of increasing urgency, as prompt detection improves patient outcomes. Scientists of the EU-funded DIPAR project developed a digital...[more]


15 February 2017
Survey on eHealth Workforce Development

Healthcare systems nowadays require a robust supply of both highly proficient eHealth/IT professionals as well as an overall workforce that has a sufficient level of digital skills to make the optimum use of eHealth information...[more]


15 February 2017
First ever blueprint unveiled to construct a large scale quantum computer

An international team, led by a group from the University of Sussex, has produced the first-ever industrial blueprint for a large-scale quantum computer that could lead to an entirely new and exciting technological revolution....[more]


15 February 2017
Minutes of the 11th meeting of the Digital champions

The 11th meeting of the Digital Champions took place in the margins of the Digital Assembly in Bratislava[more]


15 February 2017
The new H2020 robotics projects in the SPARC strategy

Don't miss the official presentation of the new H2020 Robotics projects at the European Robotics Forum in Edinburgh and their contribution to the SPARC strategy. SPARC is the public-private partnership for robotics in Europe.[more]


15 February 2017
The FET Flagships receive positive evaluation in their journey towards ground-breaking innovation

The two Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) Flagships, the Human Brain Project (HBP) and Graphene have been carefully scrutinised. The results of their interim evaluation are gratifying and pave the way for future successes.[more]


15 February 2017
Call for proposals - Open Knowledge Technologies: Mapping and validating knowledge

The aim of this preparatory action is to develop and demonstrate a European-wide learning and assessment technology system and networks to facilitate the up- and re-skilling of people at risk of exclusion, in particular migrants,...[more]


15 February 2017
News from partners: Digital Leadership Institute events for girls and women in tech - spring 2017

February is the kickoff to a busy season of Digital Leadership Institute projects - with events for girls and women in tech![more]


14 February 2017
BROADMAP - next generation communication systems for public safety and security

The BROADMAP project is a European network of public procurers preparing the procurement of interoperable next generation broadband communication systems for public safety and security.[more]


14 February 2017
PREFORMA digital preservation innovation workshop

The event will include live demonstrations of the software developed by the three PREFORMA suppliers (the veraPDF consortium, Easy Innova, MediaArea) to validate their file formats against standard specifications and acceptance...[more]