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Quantifying Uncertainty in Integrated Catchment Studies (QUICS)

Start date: Jun 1, 2014, End date: May 31, 2018,

"The Water Framework Directive (WFD) is the most significant EU legislation concerning surface water management. Programs of Measures are required to ensure water bodies achieve a good ecological status. It is important to predict the impact of interventions on water quality. Man-made and natural processes control surface water quality, these are highly complex with a range of sources, transport a ...
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"With this proposal, a qualified and assorted representative group of the European Materials community, intend to propose an activity for further boosting and reinforcing a concept launched by Alliance for Materials (A4M): the creation of a strong, sustainable, inclusive network where any European Materials players (from Industry, Research, University) could feel comfortable and can gain real val ...
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EnhAnced Government LEarning (EAGLE)

Start date: Feb 1, 2014, End date: Jan 31, 2017,

Public administrations (PA) need to cope with various challenges: new regulations, an aging workforce and the need for adopting their ICT. Technology-enhanced learning (TEL) represents thus a sensible option notably for rural local governments (RLG) that need to keep up with such changing environments, but do have limited ac-cess to training courses.From interviews of a pre-study with RLG in 5 Eur ...
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Diagnostic radiation represents an indispensable, sometimes life-saving, tool in modern medicine. However, the growing use of computerized tomography (CT) is a topic of concern in radiological protection, especially for children and adolescents. Children are generally more sensitive to the carcinogenic effects of ionizing radiation than adults. In addition, they have a longer life-span to express ...
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The bio-electrochemically-assisted recovery of valuable resources from urine (ValueFromUrine) project will develop, optimize and evaluate an innovative bio-electrochemical system that allows for the recovery of phosphorus (P), ammonia (NH3) and electricity (E) or hydrogen from urine. The innovative principle is that biological oxidation of organics (present in urine) at a bio-anode drives both the ...
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Share-PSI 2.0 brings together a critical mass of government agencies and organisations responsible for implementing the new PSI Directive. Lead by the W3C, the consortium includes the Open Group and Open Geospatial Consortium as fellow standards bodies plus the PSI Alliance, Open Knowledge Foundation, Open Data Institute and PwC as the primary contractor in the ISA Programme's work on interoperabi ...
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Bioelectrochemical systems for metal recovery (BIOELECTROMET)

Start date: Apr 1, 2012, End date: Mar 31, 2016,

Global primary metal resources are rapidly dwindling and the mining and metallurgical industries are increasingly turning to lower grade minerals for metal extraction, typically increasing costs. Innovative environmental metal extraction techniques are required to increase mining sustainability, increase revenues and lower its impact on the environment. In this project, bioelectrochemical technolo ...
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InnoVative Flexible Electric Transport (V-FEATHER)

Start date: Jul 1, 2012, End date: Oct 31, 2015,

The V-FEATHER project presents a complete electric vehicle architecture vision on how urban light duty vehicles will be designed, built and run in the near future. This project is led by industrial partners with emphasis on energy efficiency, commercial viability, life cycle design and development of new technologies for LDVs steered by leading research institutes.The vehicle is built around an ac ...
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Secure idenTity acrOss boRders linKed 2.0 (STORK 2.0)

Start date: Apr 1, 2012, End date: Sep 30, 2015,

"Secure idenTity acrOss boRders linKed 2.0" builds on the success and results of STORK by taking further steps to decisively push the lines for wider uptake of eID in Europe, aiming at realising a single European electronic identification & authentication area. Its highly innovative focus lies on the convergence of private and public sectors in an operational framework and infrastructure encompass ...
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no PILLS in waters! (noPILLS)

Start date: May 31, 2012, End date: Sep 29, 2015,

Today about 3.000 pharmaceutical active substances have permits in Europe and - after consumption - are partly excreted by the body. The EU published the new draft annex for the Water Framework Directive (WFD) in Jan. 2012 [http://europa.eu/rapid/pressReleasesAction.do?reference=IP/12/88&] and if the WFD annex is passes the Council and Parliament. all member states surface waters will have to meet ...
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Ecologistics aims at raising awareness and opportunities for companies to optimize their freight operations by using standardized collaborative ICT tools. The tools developed by Ecologistics will enable an improved data exchange between the actors from different levels of Supply Chain. Currently. large companies and SMEs are not operating at the same information level: SMEs have little time an ...
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This project aims to address the core sustainability issues behind the current and future North West European economic and environmental challenges. by specifically focussing on key economical sectors. such as the food sector (excluding agriculture). construction and renovation building sector and also tourism for the segments based on food and building/renovation such as hotels. More specifica ...
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Last Mile Logistics (LaMiLo)

Start date: May 11, 2011, End date: Jun 29, 2015,

... conomically viable for companies. The project will promote new business practice. so far only tested at research pilot scale. for delivering individual consumer goods to homes. shops and distribution centres. It will simplify last mile logistics and embed new ways of delivering goods by changing behaviour of private companies. the public sector and consumers. Globalisation and e-commerce change h ...
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Hauptziel dieses Projekts ist, eine erweiterbare Lösung anzubieten, welche Studenten der Großregion dabei unterstützt in einer Fremdsprache zu studieren. Dieses Ziel soll durch die Entwicklung praktischer IKT-basierte Bildungsanwendungen erreicht werden, die den ausländischen Studierenden on-demand-Zugang zu passendem Lernmaterial in ihrer Muttersprache zur Verfügung stellen soll.
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The project aims to increase sustainable freight transport. relieve congestion at key bottlenecks. remove technical barriers to modal shift and using ICT to make better use of existing infrastructure capacity in NWE. including by changing private sector behaviour. NWE manufacturing is increasingly outsourced and far eastern markets for NWE products are growing rapidly. The project treats log ...
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... wide variety of attacks. To overcome such threats, the CockpitCI project aims on one hand to continue the work done in MICIE by refining and updating the on-line Risk Predictor deployed in the SCADA centre, on the other hand to provide some kind of intelligence to field equipment, allowing them to perform local decisions in order to self-identify and self-react to abnormal situations induced by c ...
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... mpanies in NWE. in order to provide support and assistance throughout the period of profound industrial change linked to the arrival of composite materials. The aim is to rely on the “technological centres of excellence” and on the dynamics that they have created in their area of expertise. whilst providing a favourable climate to generate the necessary synergies. which will allow us to reach our ...
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Cradle to Cradle Business Innovation & Improvement Zones (C2C-BIZZ)

Start date: Sep 24, 2009, End date: Dec 30, 2014,

... eady to use on new projects. and in business cases for completing C2C site developments. Networks of C2C experts and stakeholders will be established. and partners will develop a knowledge centre for the development of and transition to C2C business sites. NWE’s leading public authorities. knowledge institutions. NGOs and business actors on C2C from BE. DE. FR. LU. NL and UK are brought together ...
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Innovative Energy Recovery Strategies in the urban water cycle (INNERS)

Start date: Mar 31, 2010, End date: Dec 30, 2014,

Currently. a transition is taking place in Europe towards an increasing awareness of the effects of our behavior on the environment. Instead of using fossil fuels. the focus slowly shifts towards minimizing energy consumption or using renewable sources of energy with the purpose to reduce carbon emissions. There is an enormous amount of energy within the urban water cycle that is ignored and l ...
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SCHNELLE FERTIGUNG und ECO DESIGN (FRED)

Start date: Dec 31, 2011, End date: Dec 30, 2014,

Die Region Wallonie-Lothringen-Luxemburg ist seit jeher ein von der Schwerindustrie geprägtes Gebiet mit einem sehr dichten Gefüge von Tausenden von KMU/KMI, die als Zulieferer und Dienstleister für diese traditionelle Industriebranche fungieren und ihre Standorte sowohl in der Wallonie als auch im Großherzogtum Luxemburg und in Lothringen haben.Die Schwierigkeiten bei der Weiterentwicklung dieser ...
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ECOTRANSFAIRE

Start date: Nov 30, 2012, End date: Dec 30, 2014,

Das grenzüberschreitende territorialisierte Kooperationsprojekt zur Ankurbelung des lokalen Angebots im Ökobau und in der Ökosanierung hat zum Ziel, die lokalen Herausforderungen in den Bereichen Wohnen, Umwelt, Arbeit und Ausbildung anzugehen, das lokale Kulturerbe näherzubringen und die Energiearmut durch die Begleitung der Akteure (Bauherren,Unternehmen, …) im Wandlungsprozess zu reduzieren.Akt ...
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"Odours from industry or livestock breeding are a great deal of annoyance for neighbours in rural and urban locations. The level of annoyance depends in a complex way on the release and strength of odour emissions, their dispersion under ambient atmospheric conditions and finally on the exposure and perception of citizens. OMNISCIENTIS brings together state of the art technologies and open communi ...
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... periments will be conducted in the real-world at live events and to diverse communities to accelerate the adoption of FMI. Testbeds include the Schladming Ski Resort, the Multi-Sport High Performance Centre of Catalonia, historical sites provided by the Foundation for the Hellenic World and the 3D Innovation Living Lab. Experiments will explore new forms of social interaction and rich media experi ...
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Mitigation in Urban areas: Solutions for Innovative Cities (MUSIC)

Start date: Apr 8, 2009, End date: Jun 29, 2014,

... ive pilots in the cities of Aberdeen, Rotterdam, Ludwigsburg and Montreuil. These pilots all concern the implementation of energy saving measures in public buildings. The construction of the district centre in Ludwigsburg has been finished, and the construction of the positive energy school in Montreuil is progressing well. In Aberdeen, the PV panels have been installed on the school. In Rotterdam ...
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The project aim is to foster and accelerate development and use of biomass in North West Europe. to facilitate the sustainable achievement of 2020 energy objectives. and to make EU a world-class centre for Biomass utilisation. This will be conducted in an innovative and sustainable approach across NWE to developing energy from biomass. It involves organisations from UK. Ireland. Germany. Luxembou ...
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Transregionale Kontrollmaßnahme für Luft- und Raumfahrt (TRANSCOMAS)

Start date: Jun 30, 2010, End date: Dec 30, 2013,

Das Ziel dieses Projekts besteht darin, ein europäisches Kompetenznetzwerk für Kontrolle und Messung zu schaffen, um die Unternehmen beim Umgang mit den Technologien der Luft- und Raumfahrt zu betreuen und zu begleiten. Die wichtigsten Akteure in den Bereichen Luft- und Raumfahrt haben beschlossen, sich zusammenzuschließen, um eine Strukturierungsdynamik in der Großregion hervorzurufen. Sie zielen ...
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The NET-EUCEN project will create, animate and manage a working network of stakeholders in the Governance and Policy Modelling domains belonging to all the European countries and with relevant knowledge of massive on-line service fruition and eInclusion policies and interests, thus covering the whole supply chain of the Service for Users (S4U). The project will address the following specific objec ...
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Simple Procedures Online for Crossborder Services (SPOCS)

Start date: May 1, 2009, End date: Dec 31, 2012,

Description A European project to ease the administrative burden of businessesSimple Procedures Online for Cross-border Services (SPOCS) is a pilot project launched by the European Commission which aims to remove the administrative barriers European businesses face in offering their services abroad. SPOCS is expected to further enhance th ...
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harmaceutical input and Elimination from local sources (PILLS)

Start date: Aug 31, 2007, End date: Dec 30, 2012,

In the western world (highly developed. densely populated) people are used to consume and inevitably also dispose medicines or pharmaceuticals in private households or hospitals that are connected to public sewer systems (see Annex to chapter 1). Purification is normally designed as an end-of-pipe solution in treatment plants for mixed waste water. focussing on defined parameters. The wide range ...
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Das allgemeine Ziel dieses Pilotprojekts ist die Verbesserung des Umweltmanagements bei den KMU der grenzüberschreitenden Region. Es soll die Effizienz von einfachen und geeigneten Umweltmana-gementsystemen prüfen, sie fördern und dazu beitragen, dass diese angenommen werden. Die Suche nach einer besseren Verwaltung von Energie- und Wasserverbrauch, Reduzierung von Treibhausgas-emissionen und Abwä ...
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Thematic Network on Quality and Certification of EHR systems (EHR-Q-TN)

Start date: Feb 1, 2009, End date: Jan 31, 2012,

EHR-Q-TN is a Thematic Network project that intends to better prepare the health community across Europe for systematic and comparable quality assurance and certification of e-Health products, more specifically of the Electronic Healthcare Record systems. The project fits with objective 1.6 of the 2nd Call for Proposals for the CIP-ICT PSP program: "Improving certification of eHealth products", mo ...
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FITT is a unique opportunity to bring together different technology transfer offices dedicated to Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) public research in North West Europe (NWE). As a process of diffusing public research results to the market. technology transfer is crucial in promoting innovation and sustainable growth generation. FITT faces two crucial barriers towards a common N ...
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The ERA-PRISM project addresses the need to move beyond a one-size-fits-all research and innovation policy mix for EU member states and to take account of the inherent differences in context, resources and scale affecting small countries. The project brings together small European countries and larger member states with which have traditional/ historical links in research and innovation with a vie ...
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MICIE project, being in line with EU initiative to establish a Critical Infrastructure Warning Information Network (CIWIN), will design and implement a so-called "MICIE alerting system" that identifies, in real time, the level of possible threats induced on a given CI by "undesired" events happened in such CI and/or other interdependent CIs. Whenever such events occur, the MICIE alerting system wi ...
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"AIMS applies an innovative approach to develop a methodology to assess and evaluate research projects related to freight transport supported in FP5 and FP6. Freight transport is a key element for the economy, raising various environmental, social, security or safety issues that are severely increasing, also in the future. Innovation is a key bridging both streams. High investments in freight tran ...
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Actions émanant des programmes de parrainages type "PLATO" (entre les grandes entreprises et les PME) ayant pour but d'aider et d'accompagner les PME dans deux domaines spécifiques : le management et l'E-business. Quatre outils sont proposés : des soirées mensuelles, des journées de contacts, l'accompagnement individuel, et l'extranet.
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The english version of the contents description is being translated and should be available as of mid November. Please consult until then the original version in FR.
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... ance, Greece, Slovakia, and Germany. The partnership federates Vocational Education and Training (VET) departments from Universities (DE-FR) professional Schools (LT-EL-ES) as well as Public Research Centres (LU)and regional development agency (SK). Their core purposes are related not only to the definition of learning outcomes for qualifying and continuous training, but also to the constitution o ...
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... ification in NP4512. Certification bodies thus accredited can certify training institutions with the new standard NP 4512:2012.The consortium of Q-Cert-VET was coordinated and led by Portuguese Centre for Research and Innovation in Business Sciences and Information Systems (CIICESI). It included nine partners from four countries: Germany, Luxembourg, Portugal, and Romania. The University of Duisbu ...
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L'élimination des boues d'épuration demeure une problématique majeure amenée à s'intensifier dans les années à venir du fait de l'interdiction programmée de mise en centre d'enfouissement technique des matières organiques. De plus, les conditions sont de plus en plus rigoureuses au niveau de la valorisation agronomique. Ce constat implique la recherche de nouvelles filières d'élimination et/ou de ...
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