Apr 07, 2015

4th CHIC Progress Meeting held in Turin

The capital of the Piedmont region in Northern Italy is not only famous for the Shroud of Turin or its football club, but also for its numerous museums. Two of these museums, the Human Anatomy Museum of the University of Turin and Cesare Lombroso’s Museum of Criminal Anthropology, are located in the same building, which belongs to the University of Turin, whose department of Neuroscience is...
Mar 31, 2015

Successful conclusion for LipiDiDiet consortium

From 18 to 22 March 2015, the 12th International Alzheimer's & Parkinson's Conference (AD/PD) took place in Nice, France. Renowned for its broad, multidisciplinary approach the conference is aimed at clinical investigators and basic scientists, established investigators as well as young upcoming talents within the field of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and other related neurodegenerative diseases....
Mar 25, 2015

SAM.SSA comes to a sweet end

On March 16, 2015, CiCenergigune hosted the final meeting in Minano, Alava in their ultramodern research building. The nine project partners presented promising ways of treating pure sugar alcohol or sugar alcohol blends to achieve crystallization and the corresponding measurements, which they conducted and tested over the last few months. Several teams had been working on encapsulating and...
Mar 20, 2015

SAM.SSA opens its doors to the whole PCM community

On March 17 and 18, 2015, CiCenergigune hosted the workshop and onsite demonstration of the SAM.SSA project in Minano, Alava in their ultramodern research building. The SAM.SSA workshop and onsite demonstration brought together an interdisciplinary panel of scientists to present current efforts, challenges and future directions for the low temperature energy storage application using...
Mar 17, 2015

From Farm to Fork: New EU research project TRADITOM joins forces between scientists and farmers

Tomato is the second most consumed vegetable in the EU and a major dietary source of many nutrients, vitamins and antioxidants. Even though tomato is originally from America, a large number of European traditional varieties have been developed by local farmers since the Spanish conquistadores brought the first seeds several centuries ago. During the last decades, the cultivation of these...
Feb 25, 2015

EVIDENT - Ebola Virus Disease: Correlates of protection, determinants of outcome, and clinical management

In response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, a new H2020 EU research initiative ‘EVIDENT’ was launched on November 1st, 2014. The consortium, coordinated by Prof. Stephan Günther (Bernhard-Nocht-Institute for Tropical Medicine), comprises a multi-national team of experts from 11 partnering institutions. EVIDENT provides a research platform which builds upon the success of the European Mobile...
Feb 23, 2015

SAM.SSA workshop in Spain

The Eurice Team would like to draw your attention to the SAM.SSA project workshop on 17/18 March 2015 in Alava, Spain. The two-day workshop with onsite demonstration will bring together an interdisciplinary panel of scientists to present current efforts, challenges and future directions for the low temperature energy storage application using biocompatible materials. Download...
Feb 20, 2015

ENTRACTE Workshop & Progress Meeting in the heart of stylish Milan

During the first day, all project partners presented their scientific, dissemination and management results and the project progress up to date was extensively discussed. The second day was fully dedicated to the ENTRACTE workshop on policy interactions and overlapping policies. Four sessions were held that are related to the project research themes, such as Interaction of Climate Policies with...
Feb 20, 2015

CUPESSE Progress and Strategy Meeting held in Prague, Czech Republic

The team of the University of Economics (VSE) Prague welcomed the CUPESSE consortium on their premises for a two-days meeting on February 12-13, 2015. Besides the partner institutions we were delighted to welcome Giorgos Bithymitris from Panteion University, a new member of the CUPESSE Policy Advisory Board. The meeting focused namely on one crucial part of the project, the survey on youth...
Feb 10, 2015

New Horizons for environmental and energy technologies

Regional SMEs, research institutes, academia and local authorities attended the event hosted by Eurice and Saarland University in collaboration with the Institute for Future Energy Systems (IZES gGmbH). After a short introduction round, Bernard Wern, department head for mass flow of IZES gGmbH, gave technical insights into the important role of bioenergy and its research potential in today's...