Consultation on the baseline 5G evolution technology roadmap from H2020 EMPOWER project
The EMPOWER project launches a consultation to create and update the advanced wireless 5G technology roadmap based on the analysis of trends for Beyond 5G in the respective research, standards, and spectrum communities.
Consultation meeting for Financial Institutions on standard contractual clauses for cloud use in the financial sector
The European Commission is currently working together with stakeholders, supervisors and regulators to define standard contractual clauses for outsourcing agreements between financial institutions and cloud service providers.
Horizon 2020 Water Innovations for sustainable impacts in industries and utilities - report (September 2019)
The report from the 'Horizon 2020 Water Innovations for sustainable impacts in industries and utilities' workshop is online.
The main conclusions consider the importance and opportunity of digitalisation of water solutions, demonstration of the water/energy/food/nutrients nexus, development of niche markets and overcoming legislative, regulatory and social acceptance barriers to deliver circular economy in the water sector.
An open e-Infrastructure to support predictive toxicology and risk assessment
The project OpenRiskNet developed an open e-Infrastructure providing resources and services to a variety of communities requiring risk assessment. This infrastructure offers an important alternative to produce chemicals, cosmetic ingredients or nanomaterials without using animal testing.
Pilot Project GEM "Empower Girls to Embrace their Digital and Entrepreneurial Potential"
Only 15 % of people working in tech are women at the same time as the skills gap in technology remain high. To counter the imbalance the European Commission published a call for proposals for a pilot project “Girls 4 STEM in Europe” on 24 May 2019. The resulting pilot project GEM – Empower Girls to Embrace their Digital and...
Third "Towards TeraHertz Communications" workshop
The 3rd “Towards Terahertz Communications” workshop will take place in Leuven (IMEC) on 12th and 13th March 2020. The event, organised by the "ICT Beyond 5G" Cluster (supported by the European Commission), aims at bringing together key actors currently working on, or having interest in, THz communications in order to explore future R&I challenges beyond 5G.