Archive | Source: European Commission (EASME)

Press Release: SME Instrument innovator Aeroglass nominated for Innovation Radar Prize!

Around two thirds of aviation accidents are caused by pilot errors who have to translate information from the control panel into a 3D environment. Aeroglass’ head-mounted display shows the information in the lenses and help pilots visualise the information in 3D in real-time in front of them. SME Instrument supported Aeroglass has been nominated for the Innovation Radar Prize! Get ready to support them by voting here!

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Call for Tender: New technologies and digitisation: opportunities and challenges for the social economy and social enterprises

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8 hot Blockchain and FinTech start-ups SME Instrument supports

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Fastprk: a successful start-up that saves your fuel and nerves

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Doremir translates music into written scores

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The internet of underwater things – exploring the history below the surface

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Event: 4th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference (Glasgow, 8 November 2017)

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Press Release: Heliox’s fast charger for electric buses creates a business case for emission-free public transport

Electric cars have been around for a while but disparate and slow charging possibilities have prevented the market from completely taking off. Dutch company Heliox saw potential for a sustainable solution and built an innovative technology that can charge an electric bus at a turnaround station in 2-5 minutes.
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Press Release: €96M to fund over 40 new energy efficiency projects

The new projects aim at helping vulnerable consumers, improve heating and cooling systems, reduce costs of nearly-zero energy buildings, develop solutions for heat recovery and thermal storage, invest in sustainable energy projects through innovative financing tools and stimulate capacity building among local authorities.   Full article…

Event: save the date for the Horizon 2020 Environment and resources Information Day (Brussels, 8 – 9 November 2017)

Mark your agendas: the Information Day and brokerage event on the Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2018-2020, Challenge “Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency & Raw Materials”, will take place on 8 and 9 November 2017 in Brussels.

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Black box makes life easier for visually impaired people

“Simple activities like choosing your morning cereals, picking a shirt or doing housework may be part of a daily routine for many but they are often out of reach for the 285 million people worldwide who are deemed to be visually impaired. Tech4Freedom helps them extend their independence and accessibility with a small black box fitted with sensors.”

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Call for Tender: Supporting specialised skills development: big data, Internet of things and cybersecurity for SMEs

“EASME wishes to enter into a service contract for researching, identifying, designing, testing and validating specific measures supporting specialised skills development related to big data, Internet of things (IoT) and cybersecurity for SMEs in Europe. The service contract will be implemented with a view to supporting the goals set out in the new skills agenda, especially in the blueprint for sectoral cooperation on skills. Special attention will be devoted to building synergies with activities stemming from the digital skills and jobs coalition, and to avoiding a duplication of efforts. Work should be based on a demand-led, pragmatic and results-oriented approach with a view to proposing concrete measures and solutions, including the creation of a toolbox aimed at providing appropriate tailored solutions for SMEs. Outcomes of this assignment should contribute to strengthening SMEs’ workforce adaptability and capacity for the short to medium term.”

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Press Release: Feeling drained? SOMA Analytics’ tool helps you beat stress at work

“The German company SOMA Analytics develops a tool for the early detection of work-related stress resulting in negative health outcomes, such as burnout or depression. The tool named Kelaa Mental Resilience, makes a diagnostic by using indicators like speech patterns, sleep and typing behaviour. A SOMA Analytics smartphone app then intervenes to alert and reduce stress levels. Finally anonymous data is aggregated at company level to contribute to wellness programmes with a smart way to get to ends with stress at work.”

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Call for Tender: Promoting online training opportunities for the workforce in Europe

“EASME wishes to enter into a service contract for promoting online training opportunities for the workforce in Europe. The goal is to benchmark public policies and stakeholders’ initiatives with a view to promoting successful approaches to deliver new skills related to high technologies based on online education and training tools, and to foster the uptake of best practices.”

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