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13/04/2012 - 15:58
IOT China 2012: Council is a Knowledge Partner for this important Conference on Internet of Things in Shanghai. Europe is taking the lead in building a public debate, as it is trying to find ways to educate its citizens into a smart society where ultimately, we must be honest about this, in a full ioT where every thing is logged, tracked and...
13/04/2012 - 13:12
PICNIC Innovation Mash Up on May 15th in Amsterdam: " PICNIC, one of Europe's leading innovation and creativity platforms, invites Council members and readers to attend its Innovation Mash Up event on May 15th in Amsterdam. The Mash Up will be a one-day, active learning event focused on showcasing how top innovation and creativity...
12/04/2012 - 23:40
The FInES Workshop "Translating Knowledge into Growth: Views from ICT Research to Support Future Business Competitiveness"will be held on the May 9th, 2012. The full day event will discuss some very stringent issues and innovative ideas, starting with new business values, value objects and constellations, a new vision of the Sensing...
12/04/2012 - 22:31
FI-Aalborg: "The first Future Internet Assembly (FIA) of 2012 will be held in Aalborg on May 10-11, under the Presidency of Denmark in the EU Council. The theme for FIA-Aalborg will be “Smart Cities and Internet of Things”, and the event will bring together projects that have recognized the need to strengthen European activities...
12/04/2012 - 19:45
The European Commission: "The Internet of today offers access to content and information through connectivity to web pages and to multiple terminals (e.g., mobiles, TV). The next evolution will make it possible to access information related to our physical environment, through a generalised connectivity of everyday objects. Add your views...
12/04/2012 - 13:43
IOT day 2012 in Ghent: The afternoon started with a misunderstanding. As I came back from the Belgian Ardennes threeish I had postponed the meeting till four to the people who had replied in mail to the first invitation, but had forgotten to adjust that in the general mailing I had send out as well as on the IOT Day site itself. I wonder how this...
06/04/2012 - 12:03
Rob van Kranenburg: So rarely are we in the presence of a transition that is not only happening as we speak, but that can not happen without us.     On a pure economic level we see that nation states and supra national institutions have no more funds to invest in infrastructure, the private sector is investing but only in a few...
04/04/2012 - 18:32
"Cambridge Smart Grid believes it has solved what has been regarded as an impossible problem in the ‘web over electrical wires’ proposition – creating a smart electric plug that looks like a regular one and costs only pennies more." (source) Co-founder Jeremy Parsons says the company has also identified a bonus...
04/04/2012 - 10:23
The Directorate General Information Society and Media (DG INFSO) has launched the Digital Futures project to prepare for reflections on ICT policies beyond 2020 and to strengthen anticipatory thinking in its policy making practices. The project envisages scenarios on a time horizon 2040-50 and generates ideas and policy options with a view to...
03/04/2012 - 23:11
That was the key question that resulted from the Delft workshop at April 2 organized by Jeroen van  den Hoven and his team as part of the subgroup Ethics of the Expert Group on IoT for the European Commission.   Angela Pereira (co-organizer) from JRC IPSC, framed the question after a full day of discussion and presentations...
29/03/2012 - 19:45
Alex Gluhak & Rob van Kranenburg: In this paper we argue for ICT technologies to play a more prominent role in supporting the governance of our society. The Internet together with Web2.0 technologies such as social media have enabled a shift of power towards individuals in recent years, making governance of our societies increasingly difficult...
28/03/2012 - 13:01
Critical Privacy Factors of Internet of Things Services - A Request: "We need your help to identify critical privacy factors of Internet of Things (IOT) services. IOT services are sensor-based applications that use identification technologies such as radio frequency or global satellite communication. An example would be an application that...
28/03/2012 - 10:56
AROPIA – SMART CITY EXPO: "Are you working within the field of SMART CITIES? Then you should join AROPIA in Aarhus, Denmark, on April 11th, 2012. It is the perfect platform for you to showcase your products and/or prototypes to industry players, citizens, researchers and politicians in Aarhus.   On April 11 from 12.00 - 18.00...
26/03/2012 - 22:36
Trevor Peirce, RFID in Europe, Management Board Member & CFO: This is an invitation to join us at the University of KU Leuven, Belgium on May 23rd and 24th, 2012 for the RFID in Europe 2012 conference and workshops.       RFID in Europe is a non-for-profit organization extending from the EC RACE network RFID Thematic...
26/03/2012 - 22:21
  The Faculty of Information (iSchool) at the University of Toronto seeks to employ a postdoctoral researcher for a funded project in Inclusive Design as part of Project AEGIS.   The goal of the AEGIS research project is to radically improve ICT user experience for people with functional limitations, people lacking digital...