Showing posts from February 13, 2016

EU CLIMATE Telegram - published 12 February 2016

# CLIMATE DIPLOMACYBackground briefing on the Foreign Affairs Council – Climate diplomacySt 6049 2016 Init Draft Council conclusions on European climate diplomacy after COP21St 5856 2016 Init Draft Council conclusions on European climate diplomacy after COP21# COP22Morocco: HM the King Approves Appointment of COP22 Steering Committee Members# POST COP21Laurent Fabius Sums Up Paris Agreement Strengths and Key Objectives for 2016Réunion des ministres européens de l’Environnement : Ségolène Royal souhaite que l'Union européenne reste en première ligne sur l'application de l'accord de Paris et la finalisation de l'Agenda des SolutionsConcrétiser les engagements européens pour le climat - Ministère de l'Environnement, de l'Energie et de la MerThe Munich Security Conference's "Ewald von Kleist Award" honors successful Paris climate deal negotiators# CAR EMISSIONSVehicle emissions in real driving conditions: EU Council gives green light to second package…

EU INNOVATION Telegram - published 12 February 2016

# INDUSTRYUpdate on High-Level Conference on steel and other energy-intensive industriesStudy on the Competitiveness of the Electrical and Electronic Engineering IndustryEFSI Workshop on EU funding opportunities for the fashion, textiles, and cultural and creative industriesPlattform Industrie 4.0 und DIHK geben Startschuss für gemeinsame Veranstaltungsreihe „Industrie 4.0 @Mittelstand“# SINGLE MARKET STANDARDSSafer personal protective equipment, gas appliances and cableways: EU Council adopts new EU-wide rules# SMESEU Commission: Presentations from the ETIS and Accessible Tourism conference are now availableEU Commission: Answer - EU funds for SMEs - E-013985/2015European Union Open Data Portal: European Survey of Enterprises on New and Emerging Risks, 2009# INDICATORSEurostat: GDP up by 0.3% in both euro area and EU28Eurostat: December 2015 compared with November 2015 - Industrial production down by 1.0% in both euro area and EU28# EU REGISTERS# EU COUNCILSt 6 2016 Rev 1 Draft Europ…

EU DIGITAL Telegram - published 12 February 2016

# DATA PROTECTIONEDPS: EU-US Umbrella AgreementCloud Security Alliance Blog: Tentative Safe Harbour Agreement Reached—For NowTrans-Atlantic Business Council Urges President Obama to Sign Judicial Redress Act# CYBERSECURITYENISA: Cryptographic tools are important for civil society and industry# BIG DATAUK: "'Big data' is big opportunity- but Government should tackle misuse" - Science and Technology Committee publish report on the big data dilemma# COPYRIGHTEP Subject files - Working Group on Intellectual Property Rights and Copyright Reform - Committee on Legal AffairsIW Cologne on Copyright protection - National, global, digitalU.S. COPYRIGHT ROYALTY JUDGES RELEASE PUBLIC VERSION OF WEB IV DETERMINATION, GRANT MOTION FOR REHEARING# EBUEBU: Professor Eva Lievens speaks on protecting minors more effectively across media platforms# ITUITU: World Radio Day focuses on role of radio in disaster management# GERMAN DIGITAL AGENDAPlattform Industrie 4.0 und DIHK geben Startsc…

EU FUNDING Telegram - published 12 February 2016

# EU BUDGETEU Council conclusions on the budget guidelines for 2017# ESIFS&P: European Local And Regional Government Borrowing Is Set To Stabilize At About €270 Billion In 2016-2017# EFSIEFSI Workshop on EU funding opportunities for the fashion, textiles, and cultural and creative industries# ERCEuropean Commission awards 302 top researchers in Europe with €585 million in grantsERC Consolidator Grants: €585 million for 302 top researchers in EuropeERC Consolidator grant 2015 - Project examplesERC Consolidator Grant 2015 - StatisticsERC Consolidator Grant 2015 - All domains by countryERC Consolidator Grant 2015 - Social Sciences and HumanitiesERC Consolidator Grant 2015 - Life SciencesERC Consolidator Grant 2015 - Physical Sciences and Engineering# HORIZON 2020Horizon 2020: Launch of the READ project for the automated recognition and enrichment of documentsHorizon 2020: An approach to anticipating demand on 5G mobile networks# DG CONNECTEU-funded project Carewell finalist of the &q…