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20 December 2016
H2020 Info day on ICT30 Photonics Key Enabling Technologies – Save the date!

This event will inform you about the topics addressed in the ICT30-PHOTONICS KET (Key Enabling Technology) call, covering a number of different areas and with a budget of 89 M€.[more]


20 December 2016
Smart Airports: How to protect airport passengers from cyber disruptions

ENISA publishes a study on "Securing smart airports" providing airport decision makers and security personnel a concrete guide on preventing cyber-attacks and disruptions.[more]


20 December 2016
Help us evaluate and monitor R&D projects in cybersecurity and digital privacy

The Commission appoints independent experts to assist with the evaluation of proposals, the review of projects and the monitoring of programmes. Would you like to play this role for cybersecurity & digital privacy? Register as an...[more]


20 December 2016
Cyber security key for the successful adoption of mobile payments

ENISA (the European Union Agency for Network and Information Security) publishes good practices and recommendations for payment providers and financial institutions following an analysis of the security of mobile payments and...[more]


19 December 2016
Innovative entrepreneurship in the digital era: the future will be open and disruptive

User-centered innovation processes are very different from the traditional model, in which products and services are developed by manufacturers in a closed way, with the manufacturers using patents, copyrights, and other...[more]


19 December 2016
Full report on the public consultation on the ePrivacy Directive

This consultation took place from 12 April 2016 to 5 July 2015. A synopsis report on the public consultation on the evaluation and review of the ePrivacy Directive has been published.[more]


19 December 2016
Eurobarometer on ePrivacy

The review of the ePrivacy Directive is one of the key initiatives aimed at reinforcing trust and security in digital services in the EU. As part of this review the European Commission's Directorate-General for Communications...[more]


19 December 2016
ePrivacy: consultations show confidentiality of communications and the challenge of new technologies are key questions

The Commission today publishes the results of a Eurobarometer and a public consultation on EU rules which govern the processing of personal data and privacy in the electronic communications sector – the ePrivacy Directive....[more]


19 December 2016
QuantERA Call 2017 Pre-Announcement

In January 2017 the QuantERA Consortium will announce a Call for Proposals in the field of quantum technologies. Proposals should include one or more of the following areas: quantum communication; quantum simulation; quantum...[more]


19 December 2016
Broadband access in the EU - Data as of July 2016

This report presents the latest statistics of European broadband markets including the number of subscriptions of fixed and mobile broadband, data on competition, broadband speeds as well as Next Generation Access technologies.[more]