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11 November 2016
Graphene Flaghship collaborates with designers to develop a "graphene" motorcycle helmet

The Italian luxury design company Momodesign and researchers of the Graphene Flagship partner, the Italian Institute of Technology, closely collaborated and produced a motorcylce helmet with a graphene coating. The benefits of...[more]


11 November 2016
NeuWalk Research Project: New hope for paraplegic patients

The EU funded research project Neuwalk got results that bring new hope to people with severe injuries to their spinal cord. Non-human primates regain control of their paralyzed leg – as early as six days after spinal cord...[more]


11 November 2016
How Future and Emerging Technologies projects can reach investors

FET2RIN is calling for a second round of workshops to help FET-funded projects with their outreach activities to the market. Applications are now open for three workshops to be held in Brussels in January, February and March 2017.[more]


10 November 2016
The Eastern Partnership Connect continues to bring prospects for research & education

The Azerbaijani and Belarusian networks for research and education have connected to the GÉANT European network, allowing scientists and students in Azerbaijan and Belarus to exchange and collaborate with their peers from...[more]


10 November 2016
Final event of Leonid project on eHealth solution for lung cancer

On 1 December the final event of the Leonid project will take place. This project received funding through the SME Instrument of Horizon 2020 and developed a so far successful diagnostic device for lung cancer.[more]


10 November 2016
Consultation on Next Generation Internet

The European Commission is preparing the Next Generation Internet Initiative. An open consultation has just been launched to give everyone the chance to share their views and ideas about the Internet of 2030.[more]


10 November 2016
EGI computing services catalogue for research and innovation

The EGI Federation brings together over 300 data and computing sites spread across Europe and worldwide to deliver advanced computing services to support scientists, multinational projects and research infrastructures. The EGI...[more]


10 November 2016
Recommendations to advance digital homecare, benefitting everyone

According to pilots conducted in Finland, Sweden and Denmark, eHealth through the use of broadband networks creates a better quality of life for patients, efficient work processes for care professionals, a valuable experience for...[more]


10 November 2016
Improved US-Europe-Africa network will accelerate global research

GÉANT, the UbuntuNet Alliance, and Indiana University co-lead a $3.25M grant to improve research collaborations between Europe, Africa, and the US.​ Improved intercontinental networks will support critical research...[more]


9 November 2016
Four successful bidders for the Helix Nebula The Science Cloud PCP tender

The project has now selected the successful bidders of the €5.3 million joint Pre-Commercial Procurement (PCP) tender. They will submit European hybrid cloud platform proposals for the deployment of high-performance...[more]