Competition in virtual worlds and generative AI

The European Commission has launched today two calls for contributions on competition in virtual worlds and generative artificial intelligence (‘AI’) and sent requests for information to several large digital players. All interested stakeholders are invited to share their experience and provide feedback on the level of competition in the context of virtual worlds and generative Read more about Competition in virtual worlds and generative AI[…]

Defence and Security Community to Meet at FUTURE FORCES Forum & Exhibition 2024

Czech Republic will host the 15th edition of the biennial networking, expert panels and exhibition FUTURE FORCES FORUM (FFF) on 16 – 18 October 2024. Prague has been a long-time hub for international defence and security community networking within the FFF events, regularly hosting national delegations from over 60 countries, representing military as well as Read more about Defence and Security Community to Meet at FUTURE FORCES Forum & Exhibition 2024[…]

European Defence Fund: €1.2 billion to boost EU defence capabilities and innovation

The Commission adopted the third annual Work Programme under the European Defence Fund (EDF), allocating €1.2 billion to defence collaborative research and development projects. With this new Work Programme, the Commission unlocks new funding for defence projects to jointly develop strategic defence capabilities and technologies. It also introduces a series of new measures to promote Read more about European Defence Fund: €1.2 billion to boost EU defence capabilities and innovation[…]

Quantum Technologies Flagship kicks off with first 20 projects

The Quantum Technologies Flagship, a €1 billion initiative, was launched today at a high-level event in Vienna hosted by the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the EU. The Flagship will fund over 5,000 of Europe’s leading quantum technologies researchers over the next ten years and aims to place Europe at the forefront of the Read more about Quantum Technologies Flagship kicks off with first 20 projects[…]