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Jun 26, 2015 14:04 GMT EIT Digital Är vi redo för den stora omvälvning som ökad digitalisering av allt fler funktioner i samhället och arbetslivet medför? Detta tar EIT Digital upp i två seminarier under Almedalsveckan - måndagen den 29/6 samt fredagen den 3/7 i en hel dag med workshops kring Makerspaces. Vi presenterar också Furhat Robotics och vår affärsutvecklingssupport inom Internet of Things och forskningsprojektet Flashpoll.

​Insufficient knowledge on how psychological stress affects the health of children and youth

Jun 23, 2015 13:30 GMT Jönköping University A limited number of studies have attempted to show if and how psychological stress can lead to common diseases, such as juvenile diabetes and celiac disease, in children and adolescents. This according to Professor Maria Faresjö at the School of Health Sciences, Jönköping University, who has written a review article published today in the renowned American journal Critical Reviews in Immunology.

BDVA and EIT Digital are joining forces to advance European Big Data Economy

Jun 18, 2015 14:20 GMT EIT Digital EIT Digital and the Big Data Value Association (BDVA) signed on June 17 a Memorandum of Collaboration (MoC) to join forces to support the advancement of European Big Data Economy. The signing was done in Madrid, in the context of the first Summit of the Big Data Value Association.

Suomalainen vetämään EUn innovoinnin huippuyksikköä USAhan

Jun 18, 2015 07:21 GMT EIT Digital ​EIT Digitalin johtoon USA:n Silicon Valleyssa on noussut Marko Turpeinen, joka on aiemmin vetänyt verkoston Suomen yksikköä. Suomen EIT Digitalin johtoon on nimitetty Tatu Koljonen. Euroopan innovaatio-ja teknologiainstituutin EITn huippuyksikkö, EIT ICT Labs, on 1.6. muuttanut nimensä EIT Digital:ksi.

M-Brain Singapore launches Masterclass on “Market Intelligence for Competitive Advantage”

Jun 16, 2015 11:34 GMT M-Brain Group M-Brain is launching a Masterclass on “Market Intelligence for Competitive Advantage”, so companies in Singapore can perform better in gathering and analysing market intelligence and competitive data in their critical decisions.

​World-leading quality assurance for Jönköping International Business School

Jun 16, 2015 07:06 GMT Jönköping University Jönköping International Business School (JIBS) is now part of an exclusive group of less than one percent of the world's business schools. After undergoing an extensive evaluation program JIBS has been accredited by EQUIS.

​Jönköping University invests in research on the green sector

Jun 15, 2015 13:51 GMT Jönköping University Jönköping University has allocated funds for a pilot study on the region’s industry and trade in the green sector, and how the university can contribute to its development. Business in the green sector (based in soil, forest, garden and rural environment) are often held up as an important factor for the region's development, competitiveness and future attractiveness.

ARISE Europe - open Call for Innovation Centres

Jun 12, 2015 08:15 GMT EIT Digital June 12, 2015 - Brussels – In order to boost the development of local Innovation and Education ecosystems, the “ARISE Europe“ programme by EIT Digital (previous EIT ICT Labs) is creating sustainable cooperation with local partners, such as accelerators, incubators, investors, innovation clusters.

EIT ICT Labs Eindhoven goes EIT Digital together with a new Director

Jun 11, 2015 16:34 GMT EIT Digital Leading European open innovation organisation EIT ICT Labs is happy to announce its new name and its new brand - EIT Digital. Willem Jonker, CEO of EIT Digital says: "We are European entrepreneurs driving digital innovation and education. EIT Digital is more in line with our identity, strategy and mission. The name is also easier to pronounce and enables us to build a stronger brand.”

EIT ICT Labs wordt EIT Digital met een nieuwe directeur in Nederland!

Jun 11, 2015 16:30 GMT EIT Digital Open innovatie organisatie EIT ICT Labs heet voortaan EIT Digital. Volgens CEO Willem Jonker is de nieuwe naamgeving meer in lijn met de identiteit, strategie en missie. Ook is EIT Digital gemakkelijker uit te spreken en helpt het bij het vergroten van de naamsbekendheid. Samen met de implementatie van de nieuwe naam, verwelkomt EIT Digital Nederland een nieuwe directeur: Patrick Essers.