Press Releases

Radiation hygiene, a critical component for patient and occupational safety

May 21, 2015 12:32 GMT Mentice AB Patients, physicians and operating teams are exposed to high doses of radiation during clinical procedures. Today, the means to inform about risk and educate on best practice is extremely limited. Mentice is changing this by releasing a simulation-based radiation safety functionality for physicians, nurses, and technicians who use interventional fluoroscopy equipment.

Product release – VIST G5 – The next generation of Mentice Medical Simulator

May 14, 2015 15:00 GMT Mentice AB Over 600 VIST Simulators are installed globally and used by the biggest healthcare providers and innovators. We are proud to release the next generation, VIST G5. In this release we are focusing on design, strength, beauty and stability, presenting a solution that you will be continually proud to use as one of the best education tools on the market.

May 14, 2015 07:31 GMT Stockholm Business Region Stockholm is launching a new public film fund, named Film Capital Stockholm, aiming to attractore professional film productions to Stockholm. And a fiction tourism initiative

New Stockholm web site for international students and researchers

May 07, 2015 08:45 GMT Stockholm Academic Forum Stockholm Academic Forum is today launching the web page The site is aimed at international students and researchers looking for studies and work opportunities in the Swedish capital of Stockholm.

​New Generation of Innovators Celebrate Success at InnovEIT

May 07, 2015 08:14 GMT EIT ICT Labs EIT (European Institute of Innovation and Technology) rewards Europe’s best innovators at the EIT Awards ceremony.

EIT ICT Labs ruft erneut Startup-Wettbewerb Idea Challenge aus

May 06, 2015 09:36 GMT EIT ICT Labs Brüssel/Berlin, 6. Mai 2015 – Das Europäische Innovationsnetzwerk EIT ICT Labs sucht bereits zum zweiten Mal IT-Startups im Rahmen des Gründerwettbewerbs Idea Challenge. Unternehmen können sich vom 6. Mai bis 6. Juli bewerben. Startups erwarten bis zu 40.000 Euro Preisgeld. Zudem können sie die Angebote des Business Development Accelerators nutzen und erhalten Zugang zum europaweiten Netzwerk.

EIT ICT Labs kicks off pan-European Startup Contest Idea Challenge

May 06, 2015 08:00 GMT EIT ICT Labs Brussels, May 6th, 2015 – European open innovation organisation EIT ICT Labs calls for high-growth European startups active in digital technologies to apply for the 2015 edition of its Idea Challenge contest. The call for application is open from May 6 till July 6. Successful applicants win up to 40,000 Euro and benefit from the pan-European Business Development Accelerator of EIT ICT Labs.

New European ways to INNOVEIT

May 05, 2015 07:43 GMT EIT ICT Labs 600 innovators from across Europe look at new ways to innovate at the EIT #InnovEIT Forum in Budapest.

Gartner valitsi Quupan mukaan "Cool Vendors in Mobile and Wireless, 2015" raporttiin

May 04, 2015 10:28 GMT EIT ICT Labs Tutkimusyritys Gartner huomioi Quupan vuosittaisella Cool Vendors -listallaan. Listassa esitellään 4 yritystä, jotka mobiililiiketoiminnasta vastaavien tulisi huomioida osana digitaalista strategiaansa. Gartnerin raportissa todetaan: "Esineiden ja ihmisten reaaliaikainen paikannus on digitaalisen liiketoiminnan strategian avainkohtia." EIT ICT Labs tukee Quuppaa sen kansainvälistymisessä.

Quuppa selected as "Cool Vendor in Mobile and Wireless"  by Gartner

May 04, 2015 10:24 GMT EIT ICT Labs Quuppa, the leading provider of high accuracy locationing systems has been named a "Cool Vendor" based on April 2015 report titled, "Cool Vendors in Mobile and Wireless, 2015" by Gartner, Inc. A key finding from the Gartner report points out: "Tracking objects and people in real time is a key element of a digital business strategy." EIT ICT Labs supports Quuppa in its internationalization.