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Innovating for kids

Innovation for Kids – from Euronews At the Innovation Days exhibition in Lisbon, researchers demonstrated a little electric car designed for disabled children. It is equipped with sensors which detect obstacles and can be controlled by pushing a series of buttons or simply by eye or head movements only. New computer programme “Petit Mozart” makes… » read more

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The Chair of the EUREKA Network rotates annually. The Innovation Days event in Lisbon saw a handover from Portugal to Germany. The next annual event will be held in Berlin. Blogactiv spoke to the recipient of the Chair, Prof. Dr. Frieder Meyer-Krahmer, State Secretary of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/8ljOXW1whdE”… » read more

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The EUREKA Innovation Days event in Lisbon was the scene for South Korea to be added to the EUREKA network as an associate member. We spoke to one of the Korean representatives, Kaymen Kim, the day before their new status was formally announced. Mr Kim is Head of the International Cooperation Division of KOITA –… » read more

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The EUREKA Innovation Days event in Lisbon had many interesting exhibitors from around the world. As might be imagined though, a significant proportion were from projects based in Portugal. Blogactiv was able to discuss an interesting Portugese project that is testing technology that will turn carbon emissions into biomass and do it next to factories… » read more

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Blogactiv was pleased to be able to speak to Mia Falgard at the 2009 EUREKA Innovation Days event in Portugal. Mia works for Appear and was explaining an ingenious new breakthrough in software delivery to mobile workers. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/QT0ndk8y2Kw” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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During the EUREKA Innovation Days 2009 event in Lisbon, Blogactiv spoke to Denise Reigada. Denise works for FINEP, a part of the Ministry of Science and Technology in Brazil. We asked about their presence at the event and why innovation and EUREKA are important to Brazil. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/TEqFxAXR1wM” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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Blogactiv was proud to be involved with EUREKA’s Innovation Days event in Lisbon, Portugal between the 18th and 20th June 2009. At the event we interviewed European Commissioner Janez Potocnik about European innovation policy. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/NJuY8dic0OA” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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“The EUREKA network needs more funding if it is to become a successful business portal,” says Luuk Borg in a recent interview for the European Research and Innovation Review of The Parliament Magazine. Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are the lifeblood of the European economy. They are most capable of turning knowledge into growth, great… » read more

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The Portuguese Chairmanship of EUREKA and the Portuguese Innovation Agency, AdI are co-organising with the European Commission, on the light of the European Year for Innovation and Creativity, the Innovation Days Event, on 18-20 June. This event aims to promote the results of successful market-oriented R&D projects, boosting their economic exploitation and promoting new partnership… » read more

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