Toronto’s Inclusive Design Research Centre contributes to Prosperity4All, a global initiative to increase global prosperity and inclusion. A research team headquartered in downtown Toronto are contributing to a global initiative to increase global prosperity and inclusion using newly created economic models and tools, and inclusive design models and techniques. Read more
The Modern Being Project is a consortium of small businesses (SMEs) and university researchers from Austria, Canada, Hungary, Italy, Portugal, Romania and Slovenia focused on developing an innovative, homogenous, personal network architecture for private and secure storage, contact management and communications in and with the Cloud. The aim of Modern Being is to create a state of the art framework for secure personal Cloud computing and Internet of Things (IoT). Michael Cholod the founder of Modern Being, a Vancouver-based start-up ICT company, and the driver behind the project submitted the story behind the project and the role ERA-Can+ played in it.
ERA-Can+ invited European and Canadian program owners to join for a Programme Level Cooperation Meeting on November 18, 2014 in Ottawa. The purpose of this meeting was to explore how Canadians and Europeans may partner under existing frameworks/joint programs and to better understand these various initiatives. Read more
Date: October 20-21, 2014
Location: Düsseldorf, Germany
Sector: Information and Communications Technologies Read more
The AMBIENT ASSISTED LIVING JOINT PROGRAMME is generating interest, not just in Europe. Overseas, Canada, where demographic change is a social issue, but an opportunity of growth as well as in Europe, has shown an increasing interest towards the ICT for active ageing and towards our funding programme. – See more at: http://www.aal-europe.eu/canada-to-join-the-aal-programme/
A networking event in Florence, Italy on 9th and 10th October 2014 to promote European ICT Research & Innovation, focusing on the Horizon 2020 Work Programme for 2015.