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In the first week of October, Bordeaux hosted the 22nd ITS World Congress, the largest conference on intelligent transport systems (ITS) in the world. ACEA joined more than 10,000 experts to explore the potential of ITS technology. From the perspective of Europe’s heavy-duty vehicle manufacturers, developments in the field of truck platooning are among the… » read more

  Posted by Secretary General of the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA)

Guest blog post by Mark Hiley, CEO of The Analyst; and Jakob Kucharczyk, Director of CCIA Europe. Investors are betting on the success of Europe’s ecommerce ventures, with investment growing from millions to billions since 2012. A November study prepared by The Analyst, an independent equity research house, reveals an upward trend in capital investment in both public… » read more

  Posted by The Guest Blog

Maps can be a powerful tool in geopolitics and information war for example by de-legitimising some country or even wiping its existence from schoolbooks; at least conflicting maps can lead to confusion about situation on the ground, mistaken map can even create a security risk. Few opposite examples related to Israeli-Palestinian conflict may clarify this… » read more

  Posted by AriRusila's BalkanPerspective

Last month, more than 900,000 people visited the Frankfurt Motor Show to explore this year’s ‘Mobility Connects’ theme. ACEA took the occasion to present the European industry’s approach to tackling CO2 from road transport, with a particular focus on the potential of intelligent transport systems (ITS). The role of ITS technologies in reducing CO2 emissions… » read more

  Posted by Secretary General of the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA)

On 20-22 October 2015, MY-WAY, a Horizon 2020 project Europa Media is currently coordinating, participated at the ICT2015, the yearly event organised by the European Commission and gathering the main policy, research and business players in the Information and Communication Technology field. A perfect networking occasion, the event was held in warm, welcoming Lisbon and… » read more

  Posted by Europa Media

Identifying 5G projects for co-funding is a priority for the EU-China partnership The 5G research deal signed by the EU and China in September is a crucial step towards these two world powers growing closer together. Both will benefit unprecedentedly from the partnership, as will consumers, who will enjoy better technologies and services in the… » read more

  Posted by Huawei - For a better connected Europe

In our daily lives we all handle a flood of information from various sources (environment, work related, social interactions etc.). Our understanding and follow-up reaction to such information is based upon how we identify, process, and understand it – namely based on our perception of it.   While this perception appears to come very naturally… » read more

  Posted by SSIX - Social Sentiment Indices powered by X-Scores

The European Court of Justice has invalidated the Safe Harbor. I think there are good legal, economic, data protection, and political grounds to question the wisdom of this judgment. I think that the legal case against the Safe Harbor is pretty weak, both with regard to the powers of national data protection authorities (DPAs), and… » read more

  Posted by The eCommerce Blog - by Allegro Group

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