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Opportunity Reports “Towards Enhanced EU‐US ICT Pre‐competitive Collaboration” – Please provide us with your feedback before February 20, 2017!

The PICASSO thematic ICT Expert Groups, focusing on the strategic ICT technology areas 5G Networks, Big Data, and Internet of Things / Cyber-physical Systems (IoT/CPS) in relation to societal challenges, are working on thematic opportunity reports “Towards Enhanced EU‐US ICT Pre‐competitive Collaboration”. In these reports, the Expert Groups present surveys of EU and US research, [...]

Joint Transnational Call „Ageing and Place in a digitising world“ of the JPI MYBL

The JPI MYBL (Joint Programming Initiative “More Years, Better Lives”) has published their 3rd Joint Transnational Call for Proposals “Ageing and Place in a digitising world”. 13 funding organisations from altogether nine European Countries as well as Canada take part in this transnational call. Find more information on the website of JPI MYBL: http://www.jp-demographic.eu/calls/third-call/

European Commission publishes a report comparing patent protection for software in the EU and US

The European Commission has published a report on "The trends and current practices in the area of patentability of computer implemented inventions within the EU and the US". Find more information and access the report here.  

Conference of EU-China Collaboration on 5G and IoT Research

The H2020 project EXCITING (EU-China Study on IoT and 5G) is organizing its first conference that will be held on March 9th, 2017 in Beijing, China with strong support from Huawei, one of the partners of the project consortium. The one-day event aims to present and showcase some of the latest developments of 5G and IoT in both the EU and China, from perspectives of policy-making, research and industry and identify potential ways forward towards better cooperation between both [...]

PICASSO interactive webinar “Towards EU-US Collaboration on the Internet of Things & Cyber-Physical Systems”, 2nd February 2017

The PICASSO project is organizing an interactive webinar on "EU-US collaboration on the Internet of Things & Cyber Physical Systems”, planned to be held on the 2nd of February 2017 (17.00-18.30 CET/ 11:00 -12.30 ET).  PICASSO will explore how EU-US collaboration in IoT and CPS research and innovation can be served best in the upcoming [...]

Data protection and privacy high on IGF 2016 agenda

During the meeting of the IGF Dynamic Coalition on Internet of Things during the Internet Governance Forum in Guadalajara, Mexico, earlier this month, the PICASSO policy brief on Data Protection and Privacy was very helpful to point out the fundamental differences in approaches of data protection in the world. With technologies that are truly global [...]

PICASSO Consortium meeting in Dresden, Germany

The PICASSO Consortium gathered on December 1-2, 2016 in Dresden Germany, to discuss the project advancement made since the public meeting in Washington and plan the next steps. A lot of project work has been going on during the last months – several analysis reports have been published, first webinars have been organized and in-depth [...]

UK Government funding for 5G and broadband expected

The UK Government is expected to provide funding for a new programme of 5G trials aimed at transforming mobile communications, bolstering the efforts of a 5G Innovation Centre at the University of Surrey which was launched last year. Read the related article at E&T The IET

Policy Brief on Data Protection and Privacy released

The PICASSO Policy Expert Group chaired by Maarten Botterman (GNKS) and Dave Farber (Carnegie Mellon University) just released a Policy Brief on Data Protection and Privacy and its interrelation with EU-US collaboration on ICT development, specifically related to developments in 5G Networks; Big Data and Cyber Physical Systems (including IoT). In view of the current [...]

Transatlantic ICT collaboration requires mutual respect for fundamental rights

On Nov 16th and 17th, 2016, PICASSO was invited to join as experts to the DISCOVERY project’s   Transatlantic ICT Forum Workshop in Brussels, Belgium. The workshop brought together senior policy analysts, policy influencers keen on facilitating transatlantic ICT collaboration, and high-level experts in data-driven innovation, data privacy, IP, cybersecurity, IoT (Internet of Things) and smart [...]