We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We may also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners. Read more about our Privacy Policy.

I got it!

All Publications (4343)Add yours for free

Guide: Understanding the MSCA IF scheme
The purpose of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowship (MSCA IF) scheme is to support researchers’ career path through mobility, while attracting talented researchers to the EU. The MSCA IF grant i...
Read
Ensuring Reliable Communication in Smart Grids
With the increasing volume of flexibilities from distributed renewable energy resources, Austrian energy tech company cyberGRID’s proprietary platform plays an important role in the optimization of distribution grid...
Read
Brexit: an opportunity for local food systems?
Brexit presents big risks for food supply in the UK, but could it also offer an opportunity for the country to change the way it produces and sells food? Maybe, but only if the government step-ups and takes local food...
Read
Valencia: sensors on public buses to make passengers happier a...
In Valencia, Spain, hybrid and electric buses will be monitored with sensors to detect power consumption and passenger comfort. Researchers will use this data to improve the performances of the public transport and re...
Read
Testing fuel-cell buses
The Finnish town of Kerava is one of the few European cities that will use electric buses powered by electro-chemical cells combining hydrogen and oxygen
Read
Smart solutions for over-touristed cities
The coastal city of Ostend, Belgium, is set to trial new technologies to improve the quality of services for its inhabitants, a population that triples in the tourist season
Read
Valladolid Changes Mindsets to Renovate Buildings
Despite strong initial reluctance to the innovative retrofitting of their flats, residents in a Valladolid district (Spain) are now enjoying improved comfort and lower fuel bills as they head towards winter, all thank...
Read
Aerial Patrol for water leaks
How super-resolution images from a drone's eye can help to find water leaks
Read
Europe set to take flight as a leader in drone services
Harmonising regulations regarding drone manufacturing, safety and operation in the EU is a first step toward creating a true service market. The removal of uncertainty is being welcomed by members of the industry who ...
Read
Mission possible? The Geopolitical Commission and the partners...
What are the potential strategic implications of the new ‘Geopolitical European Commission’ for the EU-Africa relationship? Chloe Teevan and Andrew Sherriff share recommendations for the new Commission – and par...
Read
Peace and security in Africa: Drivers and implications of Nort...
Why is Algeria is a dominant actor in the African Union while its bilateral economic footprint in Africa is limited? How does Morocco deploy economic and spiritual diplomacy to secure its national and geostrategic int...
Read
Elections in Africa – Playing the game or bending the rules?
Who and what shapes election outcomes in African countries? Martin Ronceray and Bruce Byiers have identified different strategies to sway elections and relate these to recent and ongoing electoral processes in Africa ...
Read
The second BioMonitor expert workshop
BioMonitor second expert workshop will be held in Cologne as a side event of the 8th Biocomposites Conference.
Read
Accountable Now: Global Accountability Week 2019 Wrap-Up
From the 1st - 4th October 2019, Accountable Now took part in the celebration and promotion of Global Accountability Week - a week where civil society organisations all around the world campaigned for and demonstrated...
Read
European Energy Saving Guide 2019-2020
Guia sobre Eficiencia Energética en Europa por Rubén Parra Alonso CEO EHS Sul™ - Eficiencia energética y fotovoltaica European Energy Saving Guide 2019-2020 by Rubén Parra Alonso CEO EHS Sul™ - Eficiencia ene...
Read
Guide: Understanding the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions – I...
These days, there is truly a multitude of European funding opportunities for scientific research. Each funding scheme is unique, and calls for very specific requirements in order to achieve particular goals and maximi...
Read
Working on iPSCs for research or medicines development? Introd...
IMI’s EBiSC project has established a centralised, not-for-profit human induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) bank providing researchers across academia and industry with access to scalable, cost-efficient and consis...
Read
Guide: ERC's Unwritten Rules
If you are considering to apply for research funding through the ERC funding scheme, it is highly advised to first acquire a firm grasp at the ERC’s very competitive requirements and expectations. Being that ERC str...
Read
cyberGRID Software Connects Tesla Large-Scale Battery to Slove...
IT-platform cyberNOC is now implemented into one of the largest energy storage systems in Europe.
Read
PROTON, the floor is yours!
The final results of the EU-funded project PROTON have been presented in Ghent (Belgium) on the 18th of September 2019: a new era in the fight against crime and terrorism is about to start
Read
Unveiling the secrets of PROTON
The results of the EU-funded project PROTON are available: discover a new way to fight organised crime and terrorist networks through an innovative combination of computer and social sciences
Read
Smart city projects share policy recommendations in Brussels
During the European Week of Regions and Cities, the first three Smart Cities and Communities projects GrowSmarter, Remourban and Triangulum, funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Progra...
Read
Greece is first Balkan country to announce a coal phase-out da...
The Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis surprised the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New York by announcing the end of the use of coal by 2028 and the dismantling of plants. This is our report from Weste...
Read
The rise of online hate speech as a new alarming global social...
The conference aims to animate a wide European debate on the most effective cultural and educational strategies and policies which can be used or improved at EU and international level to raise awareness and spread in...
Read
Smart city and wise city
The term smart cities mainly refers to the field of technology. Some fear that the intelligent cities of the future will be massively robotic, with algorithms dominating people. Hence the need for more citizen engagem...
Read
The Future is Now: Taking Snapshots of Tomorrow with the Futur...
On September 23-29, more than 80 Future and Emerging Technologies projects have showcased their vision of the future by presenting their ground-breaking results across Europe during the Future Tech Week.
Read
POCITYF project raises stakes for positive energy city transfo...
A new smart city EU-funded project, POCITYF, is set to transform our historical and cultural cities into more efficient, healthy, sustainable living environments with "positive energy districts". Led by EDP, the proje...
Read
Learning Sustainability: Call for papers
The issue brings together three main areas :- sustainability of the Earth and humanity, including the SDGs & climate change,- experience (of all kinds),- learning, including experiential learning.
Read
A new European research initiative will develop innovative way...
The CURSOR project will devise an innovative system using drones, miniaturized robots and advanced sensors to speed up the location of disaster victims trapped under debris while reducing risk for search-and-rescue te...
Read
New SESAR project aims to make aircraft movement on the airpor...
On time, resilient and seamless traffic in European airspace requires a modernized air transport system. In connection with the SESAR 2020 research project Integrated Airport Operations, the Airspace User Demonstratio...
Read
Renewable district energy: cities' first step towards deca...
As sustainable energy moves up the political agenda, low carbon solutions for heating and cooling are coming to the fore. District heating in Dresden is turning greener thanks to the Innovation Power Plant Reick
Read
How will tenants save money with renewable energies?
As Germany’s recent Tenant Electricity Act opens the door to the so-called tenant electricity, Dresden unveils its "Smart Tenants" project to help them saving energy, money and protecting the climate.
Read
Mobility: getting the mix right
New interactive information panels will help public transport users in Valencia. Passengers will be able to choose in real time the best and quickest way to reach their destination: bus, metro, tram, train or – in a...
Read
“From Dream to Reality” Leading Smart City projects to Sh...
On 8 October 2019, from 14:30-17:00, the first three Smart Cities and Communities projects GrowSmarter, Remourban and Triangulum, funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme, are ho...
Read
Putting procurement experts at the heart of security innovation
Numerous innovative security solutions never make it to market. The EU funded iProcureNet project sets out to change this by mobilising a sometimes overlooked expert group.
Read
Logistics: the Achilles' heel of the short food supply chain
From the ‘uberisation’ of last mile delivery to the use of smart lockers, from the offer of ready-to-eat products to the constant search for higher produce quality: how short food supply chain (SFSC) producers may...
Read
AIOTI Priorities 2019-2014
AIOTI Vision and Recommendations: European IoT challenges and opportunities 2019 – 2024
Read
Who Is Winning the AI Race: China, the EU or the United States?
Many nations are racing to achieve a global innovation advantage in artificial intelligence (AI) because they understand that AI is a foundational technology that can boost competitiveness, increase productivity, prot...
Read
Always use your indicator: BioMonitor shows importance of indi...
BioMonitor's Claudio Soregaroli (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore) stressed the need for indicators and monitoring for developing the bioeconomy value chain in Milan during the National Bioeconomy Day on 23 May.
Read
Open Standards for the Internet of Things
The Internet of Things, commonly abbreviated as IoT is a novel paradigm that describes the idea of everyday physical objects being connected to the internet. In the framework of MAtchUP, the Universitat Politecnica de...
Read
When car sharing goes beyond green mobility
With traffic congestion and pollution being two central issues cities are tackling today, the Finnish town of Kerava is doing a new e-car sharing experiment which turn out to teach citizens more than what was expected.
Read