New chairman of Eurescom general assembly
At their meeting on 25 April, the Eurescom shareholders elected
Saemundur E. Thorsteinsson from Siminn (Iceland Telecom) as the new chairman
of the general assembly. Mr Thorsteinsson is the successor of Michel Dupire
from France Telecom.
Portrait of Saemundur E. Thorsteinsson in Eurescom mess@ge
25 April 2007
ICT and healthcare - Eurescom mess@ge 1/2007
Healthcare systems worldwide are facing enormous challenges. ICT plays a
major role in addressing those challenges. The new issue of Eurescom mess@ge
provides an overview on ICT and healthcare, sharing insights by some
of the leading researchers in this area.
29 March 2007
NM2 seminar on managing European research projects
On 8 February, Eurescom organised a training seminar within the EU
project NM2 on "Managing European research projects – Best practices from
NM2 for FP7 projects" in Heidelberg.
Further information and the presentations are available on the
NM2 seminar page
8 February 2007
Wireless Sensor Networks - Eurescom mess@ge issue 3/2006
Recent advances in microelectronics and wireless communications have made it
possible to build wireless sensor networks on a larger scale which enables
plenty of innovative applications. The new issue of Eurescom mess@ge
provides an overview on business opportunities and technological challenges
of wireless sensor networks, sharing insights by some of the leading
researchers in this area.
Eurescom mess@ge 3/2006
27 November 2006
Mobile TV - Eurescom mess@ge issue 2/2006
Studies have shown that there is a rising customer demand for mobile TV. Is
mobile TV the next European mega trend? The latest issue of Eurescom
mess@ge provides an overview on the main technologies and the
state-of-the-art of mobile TV as well as expert reports about ongoing
Eurescom mess@ge 2/2006
22 June 2006
Three new Eurescom studies
After the first call for the
Eurescom Study Programme 2006, Eurescom has selected three new studies,
one of which was already launched in March. The study topics include machine-to-machine
communication, service-oriented architectures, and greenfield scenarios for
fiber-based access networks.
information on the Eurescom Study Programme
12 June 2006
CELTIC Call 4 for Project Proposals closed
Call 4 for Project Proposals for EUREKA Cluster CELTIC is now closed.
Submission deadline for proposal outlines was 4 May 2006. The selected
projects from this Call will be started in 2007.
1 June 2006