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22 August 2014
Monitoring methodologies for Web accessibility in the European Union - SMART 2014/0061

A call for tenders is launched by the European Commission for a service contract of a maximum value of EUR 250 000. The objective of the study is to collect information on the monitoring methodologies for verification of...[more]


21 August 2014
Nominate your favourite European Web Entrepreneur for a Europioneers Award

Who will become this year’s most successful European Web Entrepreneur? Applications are open until 31 August for the Europioneers 2014 Web Entrepreneur of the Year awards.[more]


21 August 2014
Open Disruptive Innovation scheme - next cut-off dates

The Open and Disruptive Innovation (ODI) scheme aims to foster the development of fast-growing, innovative SMEs with promising, close-to market ideas bearing high disruptive potential in terms of products, services, models, and...[more]


21 August 2014
Seminar on Integrated Care for European regions

The event will be an opportunity to attain significant information on the implementation of Ehealth practices, share experiences with peers and for regions to engage for political action at European level. Many regions are...[more]


21 August 2014
Webinar: The Access to Risk Finance under the European Funding Programmes

This webinar aims to provide a first insight on how Horizon 2020 and COSME will help companies and other types of organizations engaged in research and innovation (R&I) to gain easier access, via financial instruments, to loans,...[more]


21 August 2014
Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics supplemented for 21st century care robots

Isaac Asimov famously devised three laws of robotics that underpinned a number of his science fiction books and short stories. Professor Tom Sorell of the University of Warwick has helped develop a new set of rules that they...[more]


21 August 2014
Could a smart mirror save your life?

Looking in the mirror in the morning can help us assess when we are under the weather. Now researchers are using modern technology to capture information about physical appearance to assess the state of health of elderly...[more]


21 August 2014
Pathways 2014

This event offers an intimate platform and summit connecting innovative European tech entrepreneurs with global investment and the resources to help them succeed.[more]


20 August 2014
Malta punches above its weight in new technologies

For some, Malta is one of Europe’s best holiday destinations, offering year-round sun, a unique culture and many historical and architectural monuments. But the island has also become known as a centre of technological...[more]


20 August 2014
Mobile Apps for Independent Living

Mobile apps have a huge potential to help older people live independently at home and stay mobile. Many AAL projects are making use of the opportunities offered by mobile operative systems. Mobile applications are likely to...[more]