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ICCar: winner in the category INNOSUP-1 Cluster Project of the Year 2019 at the European Cluster Conference , which took a place in Bucharest , Romania last May.
Date: 04/06/2019 - 09:55 | <IMPACT> Connected Car
TAKE A PEEK INTO IMPACT CONNECTED CAR’S SECOND BATCH OF ACCELERATION First Lublin, then Madrid… What’s next for IMPACT Connected Car startups? IMPACT Connected Car wrapped up its second and final call in October with the participation of over 200 startups and SMEs from 39 countries. In February, 24 projects were chosen to enter the three-stage acceleration program. A month later, these selected startups traveled to Madrid to participate in the IMPACT Connected Car Digital Bootcamp, a week-long event that gathered startups, consortium partners, superstars from previous IMPACT programs, and experts from all around the globe.
Date: 29/04/2019 - 13:42 | <IMPACT> Connected Car
Block.IS is a new acceleration programme that aims to build an open and collaborative cross-border, cross-sectoral innovation ecosystem that fosters the use of blockchain technology in three vital sectors for the European economy: agrifood, logistics and finance . Block.IS accelerator will support SMEs and start-ups from the ICT sector all the way from ideation to commercialisation offering them tailored business and technical support as well as direct funding.
Date: 03/06/2019 - 13:52 | Block.IS
The LIFE-FLAREX team is pleased to announce the publication of the pre-industrial applications and technical characterization report. You can download the full public report here: Deliverable B1 – Pre-industrial applications and characterization of FR Also, as part of the strong communication and engagement activities with relevant stakeholders, the LIFE-FLAREX team is pleased to share the reports with the outcomes of the workshops held earlier this year in Barcelona (Spain) and in Kortrijk (Belgium): Report of the Barcelona workshop and group session (in Catalan, executive summary in English) Report of the World Café...
Date: 03/06/2019 - 10:02 | LIFE-FLAREX
CONTEXT, led by AEI TÈXTILS, has launched two new calls for proposals for travel grants to promote the participation to international conferences and the exchange of researchers through Short Term Scientific Missions (STSMs). The first call will be open until June 25 th . Young researchers can apply with the aim of presenting a paper or a poster in an international conference on the topics related to CONTEXT, advanced textile materials. The second call will close on June 12 th . Researchers from universities, technological centers or companies can apply to visit an organization form another country with the aim to learn...
Date: 03/06/2019 - 06:40 | CONTEXT
DESIGN4CIRCLE: Identifying necessary skills to support circular economy in the textile industry Waste and pollution from the production of textiles and clothing have become a critical global issue. With only one percent of fibres being recycled, our current ‘linear’ model is outdated and unsustainable. There is an urgent need to adopt innovative strategies to transform the industry into a circular-fit framework.
Date: 28/05/2019 - 11:50 | Innovative design practices for achieving new textile circular sector - Design4Circle
Within its international projection strategy, the PTA is actively working in several European projects oriented to boost innovation and entrepreneurship. One of the last initiatives added to this important international agenda by the PTA has been the project Peers to Blockchain, which has today started to operate in Malaga. Framed in the European Union programme H2020 (Horizon 2020), Peers to Blockchain (P2B) shares the objective of business innovation support within its framework project, but it focuses its attention in the promotion of Blockchain technology for the implementation in small and medium size enterprises...
Date: 20/05/2019 - 14:36 | PEERS TO BLOCKCHAIN
Join us at #DES2019 The world’s leading event dedicated to Digital Transformation. Madrid, 21-23 May, 2019. IFEMA: Hall 8 – Stand D407 ACTTiVAte, Event Partner of #DES2019, will celebrate its Final Conference Event on May 22, 2019 Digital Enterprise Show is a place, where the synergy between knowledge and experience is achieved, where the new ways of making business, implementing new solutions and ideas arise. The global expo with over 300 world’s top tech companies, Congress with 450 world’s best digital experts, and 21,000 visitors, who gather every year in Madrid to discuss how the digital changes the business, to...
Date: 10/05/2019 - 12:49 | ACTTiVAte
The fourth meeting of TEXSTRA – Textile Strategy for Innovative Higher Education project was held on Wednesday, May 8 th , in Milan (Italy). It was organized by Material ConneXion Italia (MCI). The main goal of the meeting was to review the progress made since the project start, on September 2017 and to plan for the next steps. The meeting started with the update on the administrative aspects of the project by INCDTP , the project coordinator. Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) followed with a presentation of the final version of the TEXSTRA project e-book. The e-book focuses on the technical needs for undergraduate...
Date: 10/05/2019 - 12:18 | TEXSTRA
The European project TEXSTRA , in which AEI Tèxtils participates as a partner, has issued its fourth newsletter. TEXSTRA team is pleased to announce the 4th newsletter. The goals of those communications are to present the project outcomes and progress, latest news on ongoing activities and major dissemination and communication events. In this issue, the main feature is the call for participants in the virtual internship programs from TEXSTRA that will be held in the online platform for transferring innovation. Also in this issue you can read more about the second multiplier event of TEXSTRA project in paralellel to...
Date: 03/05/2019 - 08:24 | TEXSTRA