European Research and Innovation Days

The Commission’s Directorate-General for Research and Innovation announces today the third edition of the European Research and Innovation Days to be held virtually on 23 and 24 June 2021. This year’s edition will mark the official launch of Horizon Europe, the new EU research and innovation programme (2021-2027). The event’s agenda will further focus on new initiatives to Read more about European Research and Innovation Days[…]

Objectives of the new European Research Area

Today, the European Commission adopted a Communication on a new European Research Area for Research and Innovation. Based on excellence, competitive, open and talent-driven, the new European Research Area will improve Europe’s research and innovation landscape, accelerate the EU’s transition towards climate neutrality and digital leadership,  support its recovery from the societal and economic impact of the coronavirus crisis, and Read more about Objectives of the new European Research Area[…]

EU ambitious goals for 5G network roll-out

The Commission takes further steps in the Digital Decade agenda to strengthen Europe’s digital sovereignty, as announced by President Ursula von der Leyen in her State of the Union address on Wednesday. The Commission has published a Recommendation calling Member States to boost investment in very high-capacity broadband connectivity infrastructure, including 5G, which is the most fundamental block of the digital Read more about EU ambitious goals for 5G network roll-out[…]

A new Industrial Strategy for a globally competitive, green and digital Europe

The European Commission presents a new Strategy to help Europe’s industry lead the twin transitions towards climate neutrality and digital leadership. The Strategy aims to drive Europe’s competitiveness and its strategic autonomy at a time of moving geopolitical plates and increasing global competition. The package of initiatives outlines a new approach to European industrial policy that is Read more about A new Industrial Strategy for a globally competitive, green and digital Europe[…]

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How ordinary consumers could reliably verify the operation of systems by using human senses

Many new applications aim to make information systems and machines identify their users and take their individual needs and emotions into account. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd studied how ordinary consumers could reliably verify the operation of systems by using human senses. In the future, machines and AI systems will have a deeper Read more about How ordinary consumers could reliably verify the operation of systems by using human senses[…]

Emerson Expands on Industry’s First Fully-Immersive Training Experience

New Interactive Plant Environment facility prepares the next-generation digital workforce, helps improve productivity, and reduces training requirements  In a move to help the industry accelerate digital transformation and evolve the manufacturing workforce, Emerson conducted its first classes at the new Interactive Plant Environment (IPE) in Shakopee, Minn., while hosting the annual Emerson Global Users Exchange. Read more about Emerson Expands on Industry’s First Fully-Immersive Training Experience[…]