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Tuesday, 20 September 2016

On the 15th of September, a 20-member EU consortium with stakeholders from Portugal, Spain, Romania and Sweden, concluded a series of site visits to leading companies in the field of smart cities and sustainable urban transport - namely: Ericsson, Kollektivtrafikens hus and Sweco.

Thursday, 15 September 2016

What happens when people discover a new way to interact with each other, with organizations, and even with machines? What does it mean to have a new space through which to interact? These basic questions and their permutations drive digital culture observatories, which exist in the public, private, and nonprofit sector.

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Tuesday, 28 June 2016
eGovlab organized an informal meeting - Nordic Workshop

Since many years the Nordic countries have a legal, administrative and technical collaboration on civil registration. Among other things the registries share personal data when a citizen is migrating between the Nordic countries. The European Large Scale Pilots STORK, STORK 2.0 and e-SENS have elaborated on registry matching solutions when a citizen in one country uses an eGov service in another country. Implementation of the eIDAS platform is now being planned for in Europe.

Tuesday, 28 June 2016
Belgium, Portugal, Spain and Sweden; eGovlab and the Swedish Agency for Economic and Regional Growth collaborated on the proposal

The SERN project is to develop a bottom up “movement” to Europeanise local and regional initiatives to support startups and young SMEs throughout exchange of experience and cooperation amongst European regions. The main goal of SERN is to fill a gap clearly felt by EU startups and young SMEs in terms of funding, while also addressing other relevant barriers to companies’ growth, such as harmonization of policies and regulations, access to talent and to major research infrastructures.

Tuesday, 14 June 2016

Within the framework of the Upside project, eGovlab and Interactive Institute held a workshop during the Futur-en-Seine festival in Paris. The aim of the workshop was to explore solutions for a challenge in the area of e-health through participatory research and design activities.