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Net Futures Information Day on H2020 ICT-2015, 6 February 2015, Brussels, Belgium

On 6 February 2015, the Directorate "Net Futures" organises the Call 2 Information Day and Networking event for 'Future Internet' presenting the topics in the area of Future Internet in the second ICT call H2020-ICT-2015 published in October 2014. The deadline for submission of proposals is 14 April 2015.

The event takes place at the Conference Centre Albert Borschette (CCAB) in Brussels; there is no fee to attend the workshop but advance registration is mandatory. Register here.

During this event participants will be able to:

  • Understand the fundamentals of H2020 and explore new opportunities arising from it.
  • Learn more about the "Future Internet" second call for proposals.
  • Network and discover potential partners to form a consortium.
  • Present ideas, discuss them with others.

The event will start with an introduction to Horizon2020 WP2015 followed by networking sessions on the following topics: 

Network Technologies

Software & Services, Cloud

Net Innovation

Experimental Platforms


PICSE will provide a presentation of its early findings in the Software & Services, Cloud slot: ICT 8 – 2015: Boosting public sector productivity and innovation through cloud computing services

Download now the PICSE presentation


More information on the event here.




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