Photonics21 Vice president Giorgio Anania will represent Photonics21 in
the High Level Industry Advisory Group on Key Enabling Technologies. This
advisory group has been set up by the European Commission in order to provide
strategic advice to the five Key Enabling Technologies. Read more about it in
The Digital Agenda
- recently introduced by Comissioner Neelie Kroes - intends to be
Europe's strategy for a flourishing digital economy. Photonics plays a major
role to overcome many of the current obstacles observed. We invite you to
read more about it's intention and work areas.
Progress made - but
room for further improvement - this is a kind of conclusion European Commission
draw in their recently published progress report about Photonic
Innovation Clusters. For more in depth see below.
And finally -we would like to draw your attention on two highly interesting
events from EU Comission, which you may want to attend:
- The information day
for the Future Internet will be held on the 8 July 2010 - offering
detailed information of the FP 7 ICT workshop
- The progress regarding
research Public Private Partnerships and the seond Cross-thematic
Coordinated Calls are subject of the information day planned for the 9
July 2010 in Brussels, Charlemagne Building.
Finally, as always,
we invite you to have a look in our section news from abroad and events.
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Ursula Tober & Katharina Flaig