Eureka World of Innovation

At the 2009 EUREKA Innovation Days event in Lisbon, Portugal, two new associate member nations joined the EUREKA club. The first was Bosnia, the second South Korea. South Korea was represented at Innovation Days by an impressive stand and delegation, there to promote 13 small businesses. We were able to speak to Han-Joo KIM, Director… » read more

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Blogactiv was pleased to be able to discuss innovation in Europe and the role of EUREKA in funding developing projects at the 2009 Innovation Days event. Mr Borg is Head of the Brussels based EUREKA Secretariat. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/b8b9OF5kSuA” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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Tomas Aronsson is Head of the Swedish EUREKA Office, Vinnova. He spoke to Blogactiv at the EUREKA Innovation Days event in Lisbon, Portugal. We asked about the forthcoming Swedish Presidency of the EU and what this might mean for innovation and the environment. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/_XWPQA2jiUA” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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Blogactiv spoke to two senior members of EUREKA in Portugal at the Innovation Days event in Lisbon. Marco Bravo is National Project Coordinator and his colleague Jorge Liz spoke about the year of the Portugese Chairmanship. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/_QK2Kod4VSw” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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We at Blogactiv were pleased to speak to the Croatian delegation to EUREKA on Friday 19th July at the Innovation Days event in Lisbon, Portugal. Croatia was being represented by BICRO, the Business Innovation Centre Of Croatia. We spoke to Dalibor Marijanovic, the General Manager, and Antonija Mrsic, EUREKA NPC. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/_JIW1_pEhYI” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent”… » read more

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Blogactiv was pleased to discuss energy issues at the 2009 Innovation Days event. We were lucky enough to speak to a member of the Brazilian delegation that is an expert in the use of fuel cells for the use of ethanol. Hugo Villela de Miranda is Director of Energiah based in Rio de Janeiro. [kml_flashembed… » read more

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The European Commission was represented at the 2009 EUREKA Innovation Days event. We spoke to Martina Daly from the SME Unit of DG Research. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/O_h4f6ElI8E” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /] Once the camera was off, she went on to tell us more about the role of SMEs in innovation and we thought it so interesting… » read more

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At the 2009 EUREKA event called Innovation Days, Blogactiv was able to speak to the Portugese Minister Mariano Gago. Mr Gago spoke to us about the importance of innovation policy in the EU and the work of the EUREKA Network. Mr Gago also handed over the Chair from Portugal to Germany during the Minister’s Day.… » read more

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Innovation Days in Lisbon – from Euronews The Innovation Days Exhibition was held in Lisbon and presented around 500 new technology projects from 300 exhibitors, the vast majority of which were Portuguese. The event, organised by the Portuguese Agency for Innovation, hosted around 40 EUREKA projects. The exhibition also included debates and round tables. According… » read more

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Security systems at Innovation Days – from Euronews At the Innovation Days Exhibition in Lisbon, developers were showing off new software designed to detect the causes of road accidents. The system uses photos taken at the scene of an accident, official reports and analysis of the road conditions to make a 3D computer recreation of… » read more

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