Innovation & Industry Archives

  • Nanocyl: A Belgian research-based SME

    Promoted content | Economy & Jobs 11-03-2016

    Know-how and confidential business information (trade secrets) are important for the competitiveness of European businesses. These intangible assets are fundamental to the innovation and research efforts of many SMEs.

  • Technology and Media: Shaping the Future of Audience Engagement – Future Media Lab’s 2016 Annual Conference

    Promoted content 10-02-2016

    The sixth Future Media Lab. conference took place on 26 January 2016 in Brussels.

  • StandarDays: Your chance to discover European Standards

    Promoted content | Health 08-02-2016

    StandarDays is a two day information session aimed at newcomers to European standardization, as well as those who would like to understand the CEN and CENELEC systems better. StandarDays is organized twice each year.

  • Why Aviation Matters – Reviewing the potential of the EU Aviation Strategy

    Promoted content | Transport 14-12-2015

    The air transport industry is a catalyst for economic growth and social development. The aviation sector generates more than 3 million jobs in the European Union (EU) while the air transport industry supports more than €675 billion in GDP in Europe.

  • Young entrepreneurs & technology solutions for climate change

    Promoted content | Climate change 10-12-2015

    Climate change is one of the defining challenges of the twenty-first century. Amongst young people, those pursuing an entrepreneurial career are naturally inclined to seek solutions in order to defy challenges.

  • How to raise our game? New approach to European Industrial Competitiveness

    Promoted content | Science & Policymaking 25-11-2015

    On the occasion of the European SME Week 2015, Austrian MEP Paul Rübig hosted a breakfast briefing in the European Parliament on the 17th November on the “New Approach to European Industrial Competitiveness: SMEs in the Surface Engineering Sector”.

  • Innovation at the heart of the energy debate

    Promoted content | Sustainable Development 16-11-2015

    The European Union represents 28 countries and more than 500 million energy consumers. Within the EU, energy demand is growing by 1-2% per year. In ten years, we could be using 10% more energy, and in a generation we may have to import almost all of the oil and 80% of the gas we use, according to Eurobarometer.

  • Good governance in sport and betting

    Promoted content | Economy & Jobs 10-11-2015

    "Good governance in sport and betting" explores the relationship between sports and the regulated betting industry and their role in the fight against match-fixing and corruption in sport. It examines the different approaches implemented so far by a range of stakeholders, including the regulated betting industry, sport organizations, regulatory and law enforcement bodies, national and international policy institutions and player organizations to detect, deter and punish those that seek to manipulate sporting events for financial gain.

  • Invitation: Growth through online innovation

    Promoted content | Digital 04-08-2015

    How can Europe bring back growth and take advantage of a digital revolution? How can SMEs be encouraged to innovate? How can consumer confidence be boosted?

  • REACH: A test case for better regulation?

    Promoted content | Economy & Jobs 08-07-2015

    With the adoption of the Better Regulation Agenda on 19th May, the European Commission is taking first concrete steps in the definition of its policy.

  • Clean Sky in Action

    Promoted content | Aviation 02-07-2015

    Aviation faces big challenges in the years to come, in terms of growth and environment. Clean Sky is part of the solution, through the EU H2020 vision, by developing innovative technologies that will help to reduce CO2 emissions and noise levels produced by aircraft.

  • European Energy Union – What role for innovation?

    Promoted content | Economy & Jobs 02-07-2015

    The Energy Union will cut across a number of policy sectors including energy, transport, research and innovation, foreign policy, regional and neighbourhood policy, trade and agriculture, according to the EU executive's plans.

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