Paris as most innovative European city in 2017

The European Commission awarded the 2017 European Capital of Innovation (iCapital) prize of €1,000,000 to Paris (France). The iCapital award, granted under the EU’s research and innovation programme Horizon 2020, recognises Paris for its inclusive innovation strategy. Tallinn (Estonia) and Tel Aviv (Israel) were selected as runners-up, and were both awarded €100,000. The prize money will be Read more about Paris as most innovative European city in 2017[…]

EIB supports largest European onshore windfarm in Northern Sweden

The EIB has signed a EUR 180m financing agreement with a project company sponsored by GE and Green Investment Group Limited. The agreement supports the construction and operation of the largest onshore wind farm on European territory so far. 179 wind turbines will be built near the Northern Swedish city of Piteå, close to the Read more about EIB supports largest European onshore windfarm in Northern Sweden[…]

Boeing HorizonX Invests in Advanced Materials Producer Gamma Alloys

Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced its investment in Valencia, Calif.-based Gamma Alloys, a leader in aluminum alloys focused on developing advanced metal-matrix composites for use in aerospace, automotive and other industries. This investment by Boeing HorizonX Ventures, which was established earlier this year, is its first in advanced materials and machining development and applications. “The wear, strength, Read more about Boeing HorizonX Invests in Advanced Materials Producer Gamma Alloys[…]

Hyperactive Hyperscale explores the Future of Data Center Evolution

Linesight, a Dublin-based global specialty construction services company specializing in data center development, today released a comprehensive white paper entitled Hyperactive Hyperscale that explores the exceptional growth in the data center space. Hyperscaling refers to the development of data centers that are much larger than traditional facilities and have thousands, rather than hundreds, of servers. According to Read more about Hyperactive Hyperscale explores the Future of Data Center Evolution[…]

2017 Honda Digital FactBook

The 2017 Digital FactBook is an annual report that provides an overview of Honda’s global operations, as well as detailed historical and up-to-date information concerning Honda’s sales, manufacturing and R&D operations in North America. This report includes a general chronology, which highlights the significant milestones in Honda’s corporate history. The 2017 Digital FactBook includes the Read more about 2017 Honda Digital FactBook[…]

$400 million for an acquisition that brings together industry-leading autonomous driving solutions providers

Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE: DLPH) announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire nuTonomy, Inc. for an upfront purchase price of $400 million and earn-outs totaling approximately $50 million. The transaction brings together the leading start-up and Tier 1 in autonomous driving (AD) and further accelerates Delphi’s commercialization of AD and Automated Mobility on-Demand Read more about $400 million for an acquisition that brings together industry-leading autonomous driving solutions providers[…]

Commission Work Programme 2018: An agenda for a more united, stronger and more democratic Europe

Following on from the announcements made in President Juncker’s 2017 State of the Union Address, the European Commission is today presenting its plans for completing the work on President Juncker’s ten political priorities before the end of its mandate, as well as a series of forward-looking initiatives for the future of Europe. President Jean-Claude Juncker said: “Europe is regaining Read more about Commission Work Programme 2018: An agenda for a more united, stronger and more democratic Europe[…]

Global Artificial Intelligence For Automotive Applications Market Research Report 2017

In this report, the global Artificial Intelligence for Automotive Applications market is valued at USD XX million in 2016 and is expected to reach USD XX million by the end of 2022, growing at a CAGR of XX% between 2016 and 2022. Geographically, this report is segmented into several key Regions, with production, consumption, revenue Read more about Global Artificial Intelligence For Automotive Applications Market Research Report 2017[…]

Predictions by GSI scientists now confirmed: Heavy elements in neutron star mergers detected

Central predictions by GSI scientists on the formation of heavy elements such as gold and platinum in the universe have now been observed astrophysically. For the first time gravitational waves of merging neutron stars were detected. This also puts further focus on the future accelerator facility FAIR, as conditions for further research on neutron stars Read more about Predictions by GSI scientists now confirmed: Heavy elements in neutron star mergers detected[…]

ESO Telescopes Observe First Light from Gravitational Wave Source

ESO’s fleet of telescopes in Chile have detected the first visible counterpart to a gravitational wave source. These historic observations suggest that this unique object is the result of the merger of two neutron stars. The cataclysmic aftermaths of this kind of merger — long-predicted events called kilonovae — disperse heavy elements such as gold Read more about ESO Telescopes Observe First Light from Gravitational Wave Source[…]

Global Internet Of Things (IoT) Software Development Market Research Report 2017

The report offers a comprehensive evaluation of the market. It does so via in-depth insights, understanding market evolution by tracking historical developments, and analyzing the present scenario and future projections based on optimistic and likely scenarios. Each research report serves as a repository of analysis and information for every facet of the market, including but Read more about Global Internet Of Things (IoT) Software Development Market Research Report 2017[…]

Increasing the impact of public investment through efficient and professional procurement

To strengthen the Single Market and as part of the continuous effort to stimulate investment in the EU, today the Commission has put forward an initiative to carry out procurement more efficiently and in a sustainable manner, while making full use of digital technologies to simplify and accelerate procedures. Vice-President for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Read more about Increasing the impact of public investment through efficient and professional procurement[…]