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EIT ICT Labs, a mission @work!

Dec 19, 2014 15:54 GMT EIT ICT Labs On 11 December 2014, the new Co-location Centre Eindhoven at the High Tech Campus 31 was opened by Prince Constantijn van Oranje, who is very well connected to the European Digital Agenda. The Inauguration Event started at 10:00 hrs with an ‘Open House’, in which 24 demos of action line activities, startups and partners were showcased.The official programme started at 15:00 hrs with a guided tour.

Apocalyptic framing enable a discussion of Global Climate Change

Dec 17, 2014 14:31 GMT Umeå University Man made emissions of climate threatening greenhouse gases are changing our living conditions around the globe. Martin Hultman, Technology and Environmental Historian, Umeå University and Jonas Anshelm researcher at the Department of Technology and Social Change, Linköping University, are the author’s behind a new book: Discourses of Global Climate Change.

Apocalyptic framing enable a discussion of Global Climate Change

Dec 17, 2014 14:31 GMT Umeå University Man made emissions of climate threatening greenhouse gases are changing our living conditions around the globe. Martin Hultman, Technology and Environmental Historian, Umeå University and Jonas Anshelm researcher at the Department of Technology and Social Change, Linköping University, are the author’s behind a new book: Discourses of Global Climate Change.

NIST to Host Three Nobel Laureates for "Bridges - Dialogues Towards a Culture of Peace"

Dec 16, 2014 01:44 GMT NIST International School ​In early 2015, three Nobel laureates will visit NIST as part of the 5th ASEAN event series Bridges - Dialogues Towards a Culture of Peace. Facilitated by the International Peace Foundation, the series aims to support intercultural dialogue and peace. NIST previously welcomed well-known figures such as Oliver Stone, Jesse Jackson and Jackie Chan as a part of the programme.

​Start-ups receive 100 000 Euros from EIT ICT Labs

Dec 09, 2014 10:15 GMT EIT ICT Labs Five start-ups from Czech Republic, Lithuania, Poland and Hungary were awarded each with 20 000 Euros to boost their business. The prizes were given in cooperation with AppCampus for their best performing apps based on the number of downloads and the team’s plan for using the prize money. Awards are part of EIT ICT Labs’ outreach activities in countries where EIT ICT Labs is not present.

EIT ICT Labs opens new location High Tech Campus Eindhoven

Nov 27, 2014 10:38 GMT EIT ICT Labs EIT ICT Labs opens a new office in Eindhoven at the High Tech Campus on 11 December. The opening of EIT ICT Labs’ new office is an important step in the goal of driving ICT innovation in the Netherlands. EIT ICT Labs Co-Location Centres are located in high-tech innovation hubs like the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven, next to the hubs in Paris, Trento, Berlin, Helsinki, London and Stockholm.

EIT ICT Labs opent nieuwe locatie op High Tech Campus Eindhoven

Nov 27, 2014 10:31 GMT EIT ICT Labs EIT ICT Labs opent de deuren van het nieuwe kantoor op 11 december 2014, op de High Tech Campus 31 in Eindhoven. De nieuwe co-locatie op High Tech Campus Eindhoven is in samenwerking met de EIT ICT Labs partners opgezet: Philips, Océ, Thales, NXP, High Tech NL, CWI, TNO, Holst Centre, iMinds, TU Delft, TU/e, Universiteit Twente en Universiteit Utrecht.

Graphene produces more efficient transport of a semiconducting polymer film

Nov 25, 2014 08:00 GMT Umeå University The new wonder material graphene has fantastic properties, for example flexibility, transparency and high charge carrier mobility. A study by an international team led by David Barbero, assistant professor and group leader at Umeå University, shows that semiconducting polymers placed on a layer of graphene transports electrical charge more efficiently than when placed on a substrate of silicon.

Nov 20, 2014 17:15 GMT Sqore Five of Sweden’s most distinguished universities - Chalmers University of Technology, Lund University, Umeå University, Uppsala University and Linköping University - the Swedish Institute and Sqore have teamed up to bring you Korea Talent Race. The competition is on a mission to locate talented Korean bachelor's students who want to study in one of the world’s most innovative environments.

EIT ICT Labs and Jakajima combine strength in Health Tech Event at High Tech Campus

Nov 17, 2014 14:01 GMT EIT ICT Labs EIT ICT Labs’ Action Line Health and Wellbeing will organise for the 2nd time an end-of-year event to showcase the results of its activities. To reach a broad audience for this end-of-year event, it will be co-organised with Jakajima the organiser of the yearly Health Tech events at the High Tech Campus. Venue: Conference Centre of the High Tech Campus Eindhoven, 9 December next.