Sep
13
Thu
IBC 2018 @ RAI, AMSTERDAM
Sep 13 – Sep 18 all-day

The World’s Leading Media, Entertainment & Technology Show

The IBC Conference is an unrivalled global destination for discussion and debate about the many different challenges facing the electronic media and entertainment industry, both in its sessions and in the range of networking opportunities it affords.

The IBC Exhibition covers fifteen halls across the RAI, hosting over 1,700 exhibitors and a number of specially curated feature areas and events that tie into the IBC Conference to enrich your understanding of technologies and trends that are driving the industry.

NGI FORUM 2018 @ Alfandega Porto Congress Centre
Sep 13 all-day

The next edition of the NGI Forum will be held in 2018 on 13th September 2018 in Porto, Portugal. In line with the first edition, which was held in September 2017, the main goal for this event is to ensure the involvement of the best Internet researchers and innovators to address technological opportunities arising from cross-links and advances in various research fields ranging from network infrastructures to platforms, from application domains to social innovation.

The Next Generation Internet Forum aims to gather together prominent actors that through their work and active engagement in various R&D areas are indeed paving the way to design, build and refine the Internet of tomorrow.

The NGI Forum 2018 will provide the opportunity to share knowledge with leading experts from across a variety of disciplines, including interactive technologies, artificial intelligence, IoT, hyper-connected sociality, etc., and will include highly interactive sessions to actively engaged all participants to the event.

Stay tuned on the NGI channels and visit the ngiforum website for more information to come!

Oct
8
Mon
FEC4 @ BRUGES @ Crown Plaza Brugge
Oct 8 – Oct 10 all-day

The fourth Fed4FIRE+ Engineering Conference (FEC) will be organised on 8-10 October 2018 in Bruges, Belgium.

The Fed4FIRE+ project offers the largest federation worldwide of Next Generation Internet (NGI) testbeds, which provide open, accessible and reliable facilities supporting a wide variety of different research and innovation communities and initiatives in Europe. Fed4FIRE+ testbed offer:

  • Simple, efficient, and cost effective experimental processes
  • Increased trustworthiness of facilities
  • Sustainability of the experimental infrastructures
  • Easy access to resources for SMEs, industry and academia

The Fed4FIRE+ community is at work running and continuously improving the largest federation of facilities, supporting and offering experimental testbeds based on technologies ranging from wireless, wired, cloud services and open flow, and making them accessible through common frameworks. Besides, available tools for infrastructure developers open new possibilities, supporting a broad range of experimenter communities covering a wide variety of Internet infrastructures, services and applications, allowing them to focus on their core testbed activities.

Through the federation of these infrastructures – a single place where to find and execute technical tests – innovative experiments become possible; a novelty that breaks the boundaries of these domains. The federator also builds on Fed4FIRE’s existing community of experimenters, testbeds and tool developers and bring them together regularly in Fed4FIRE+ Engineering Conferences (FEC) to have maximal interaction between the different stakeholders involved.

The Fed4FIRE+ Engineering Conferences are 3-day events (organised twice a year) with a mix of plenary and parallel sessions. The sessions consist out of talks, tutorials and technical discussions and there is also a demo night session with over 40 experiments which were set up and ran on the federated testsbeds, a large part of which also received financial support. This is a great opportunity for researchers and developers, to exchange experiences and inspire each other’s.


If you are interested to receive more information about the event, please, drop an email at: .

Registration will be open soon.

Stay update on the FEC4 official website or on twitter @Fed4FIRE following the hashtags #fec4 #f4fFEC.


Dec
4
Tue
ICT 2018 @ Austria Center Vienna
Dec 4 – Dec 6 all-day

Save the Date: the ICT 2018 event will take place on 4-6 December 2018 in Vienna

ICT 2018, the key European ICT research and innovation event organised by the European Commission will be back next year and hosted in Vienna on 4-6 December 2018.

The 2018 Austrian Presidency will host the next ICT event at the Austria Centre Vienna in December next year. The ICT events organised since 1998 by the European Commission have become Europe’s most visible international forums for ICT innovation and a unique gathering of the entire ICT research and innovation community. They meet to discuss current and future ICT trends and policies, share visions, network and develop partnerships in R&D, innovation and business.

The 2018 edition of this major networking event will have the following main components:

  • a conference on digital research and innovation policies,
  • an exhibition of EU-funded research and innovation projects in the field of ICT,
  • a series of networking activities,
  • an innovation and startups village to showcase European entrepreneurship.

More details will follow soon. Follow us on Twitter through our dedicated account @ICT2018 eu.