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November 2017

Oct.23, 2017: European Commission published “Study on Spectrum Assignment in the European Union” to support 5G roll-out

The European Commission has published the latest study on spectrum assignments that will support the EU's work towards successful 5G deployment. The objective was to assess the specific elements, processes and conditions under which radio [...]

PICASSO at the Platforms4CPS Cyber-physical Systems Roadmap Workshop in Paris

The PICASSO IoT/CPS Expert Group (EG) was invited to present their visions, RDI priorities, and recommendations for EU-US collaborations in the area of cyber-physical systems at a Cyber-physical Systems Roadmap Workshop that was organized in [...]

October 2017

Global standards setting is key to a sustainable way forward

Standards setting and development within a single sector does not keep pace anymore with evolving business interests across sectors and standards competition.  ICT penetration is often portrayed as a form of convergence; if “general purpose” [...]

Oct 27th: US launch of the EU’s Work Programme for Research and Innovation 2018-2020

Horizon 2020 is the European Union's Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, with a budget of €77 billion between 2014 and 2020 to support scientifically-excellent research, innovation, and technological development, through collaborative research projects as [...]

US Congress tries to legislate IoT security

US senators have introduced a new bill to enforce the adherence of internet-connected devices that are purchased by government agencies to specific security requirements. So far, security is not a big selling point for device [...]

Trans-Atlantic Workshop on Public Private Partnerships for Big Data Research & Innovation and Workforce Development

The PICASSO Project is co-organiser of a Trans-Atlantic Workshop on Public Private Partnerships for Big Data Research & Innovation and Workforce Development, to be held in Versailles, France, on November 20, 2017, in conjunction with [...]