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27 November 2014
Why the EU needs a Digital Single Market

Speech by Vice-President Ansip in the European Parliament plenary session[more]


27 November 2014
EPIWORK: Ebola forecasting uses model developed by EU project

Forecasters predicting the spread of Ebola are using one of the most sophisticated modeling systems in the world – the result of an EU research project.[more]


26 November 2014
Demo video of the PERSSILAA project: An ICT platform to assist with screening, preventing and monitoring of frailty in elderly

The project aims to develop and validate a new service model to screen for and prevent frailty in elderly.[more]


26 November 2014
ACCOMPANY project - Integrated robot technologies for supporting elderly people in their homes

Robot companions integrated with intelligent environments can facilitate independent living of the elderly at home. Using the robotic home assistant Care-O-bot 3, the EU-funded ACCOMPANY project develops new solutions for...[more]


26 November 2014
Council conclusions on European Audiovisual Policy in the Digital Era

The Council conclusions on Audiovisual Policy in the Digital Era were adopted on 25 November 2014 at the Education, Youth, CULTURE and SPORT Council meeting.[more]


26 November 2014
Public consultation on Patents and Standards

The EU supports an effective and coherent standardisation framework, which ensures that high quality standards are developed in a timely manner. In this context, the European Commission is launching on a periodic basis...[more]


26 November 2014
Using big data for the future of personal transportation: DATASIM

Many scientists point out that the goal of social sciences is not simply to understand how people behave in large groups, but to understand what motivates individuals to behave the way they do. Could this fundamental insight be...[more]


25 November 2014
Results from the consultation for new FET Proactive topics

In May 2014, FET launched a consultation to identify promising and potentially game-changing directions for future research in any technological domain. Nearly 500 contributions have been received, suggesting new topics, or...[more]


25 November 2014
How to keep up-to-date with EU's Digital Agenda

Dear stakeholder,[more]


25 November 2014
e-Infrastructure for Africa: Gateways to the Future

With 85 delegates from 29 African and European countries involved in vivid panel discussions, networking sessions and demonstrations the "e-Infrastructures for Africa: Gateways to the Future" conference held in Brussels on 29...[more]