What is new in Horizon 2020?

Horizon 2020, the new EU funding programme for Research and Innovation, has been launched by the Commission and the first calls of the programme have been published on Dec 11th, 2013. Before understanding the context of the calls, everybody who is experienced in FP7 Programme wonders about the main novelties of Horizon 2020. European Commission…

Develop with Istanbul Transportation Data

Istanbul Developer Community is going to meet in HACKATHONIST which will be held in Istanbul Technical University at User Experience & Telecom on the Job Training and Test Center on November 1-3, 2013 to develop interesting and useful smart mobility applications. TAGES (www.tages.biz) is going to organize the HACKATHONIST which is an award winning event…

Public Authorities’ Baby Steps on Open Data

ICT Summit NOW 2013 was held on September 24-26, 2013 in Istanbul , Halic Congress Center. The Summit included also Smart City Conference which was sponsored and organized by Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. Today half of the world population is living in cities.  Solutions to emerging problems, increasing productivity and sustaining this trend require a holistic…

OPEN Adults with OPEN Tools

The fourth Project meeting of the OPEN (Open Innovation for Adult Learning) Project was hosted by the Italian Project partners, AROCCA, on July 04-06, 2013 in Sicily. OPEN Project which is an LLP (Life Long Learning Programme) Grundtvig Partnership Programme Project, and aims to develop a learning course in four thematic areas, developed its second…