The Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Telecom 2019–2 call in support of European Digital Service Infrastructures in the areas of Cybersecurity, eHealth, eProcurement, European e-Justice, European Platform for Digital Skills and Jobs and the Public Open Data is now closed. Ninety-five (95) proposals were received, requesting a total of EUR 54.888.829 for EUR 25.000.000 of available funding.
The Active and Assisted Living (AAL) Programme has launched a European-wide bi-annual competition, called the Smart Ageing Prize. This 50,000 EUR challenge prize is seeking solutions that support, empower and inspire older adults to engage in entrepreneurship, for example through the creation of intergenerational teams and skills-sharing, or digital solutions to help bring to life the entrepreneurial ideas and energy of the 60+ age group.
After 7 years of preparations, EURid will launch .ευ, the Greek equivalent of the .eu top-level domain, during a kick-off event in Athens tomorrow.
In the context of the WE4AHA CSA, Innovation to Market (I2M) is organising a matchmaking event in February 2020. It will support organisations looking to implement digital Active and Healthy Ageing (AHA) solutions, but not finding close matches on the market.
The European Commission is organising the second meeting of the stakeholder dialogue to discuss best practices for cooperation between online content-sharing service providers and rightholders, as required by Article 17 of the Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market.
Session 1 will focus on current practices of cooperation concerning the use of copyright protected content between right-holders for Audiovisual, Sport, Visual and Print Content (Books, Press, News) and online content sharing providers.
Session 2 will focus on the users’ perspectives on the current practices of cooperation between right-holders and online content sharing providers in relation to copyright protected content.