EIT Digital https://www.eitdigital.eu/newsroom/events/ Events 1 en Join the "Digital Twins – an EIT Digital Industry Networking Event" on Feb 21 http://www.eitdigital.eu/newsroom/events/article/join-the-digital-twins-an-eit-digital-industry-networking-event-on-feb-21/ Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:08:00 +0100 Thursday, February 21st, 12:00-17:00 EIT Digital Finland Co-location Center Espoo, Otaniemi The Digital Twins – an EIT Digital Industry Networking Event is a must for all Innovators, practitioners and interested people in data-driven industry and...

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Thursday, February 21st,
12:00-17:00
EIT Digital Finland Co-location Center
Espoo, Otaniemi

The Digital Twins – an EIT Digital Industry Networking Event is a must for all Innovators, practitioners and interested people in data-driven industry and manufacturing.

The Half-day event focuses on key the challenges and opportunities with Digital Twins and data-driven solutions by providing a rich combination of use cases, data platforms, real-time simulation tools, business advantages, and presentations by the top experts in the field.

After this intense half-day deep dive you will have insight on tech developments and business opportunities on the topic of Digital Twins and be a part of the strongest Digital Industry community in Europe that makes it happen – the Digital Industry Action Line ecosystem of EIT Digital.

Program

12:00 - 12:30 Light lunch and networking

12:30 - 12:35 Welcome

12:35 - 12:40 Intro round of participants

12:40 - 13:00 Digital Industry overview 

13:00 - 13:30 Siemens keynote

13:30 - 14:15 First workshop session: why digital twins?

14:15 - 14:20 EIT Digital Summer Schools promo 

14:20 - 14:30 EIT Manufacturing

14:30 - 15:00 Coffee and networking

15:00 - 15:30 Kone Keynote

15:30 - 16:00 ABB keynote

16:00 - 16:45 Second workshop session: how digital twins, scenarios until 2022?

16:45 - 17:00 Wrap-up of workshop results and closing


The Digital Twins – an EIT Digital Industry Networking Event is open for all and free of charge. So, why not to bring your colleague or friend with You!

Reserve your seat Now!

Living in Sweden?

Living in Sweden and can’t make it to Finland on Feb 21st? Don’t worry, save the March 15th, 2019 for the Stockholm EIT Digital Industry Networking Event. More info to follow!

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EIT Digital and UC Berkeley IES facilitate bridge to Europe (Berkeley, CA) http://www.eitdigital.eu/newsroom/events/article/eit-digital-and-uc-berkeley-ies-facilitate-bridge-to-europe-berkeley-ca/ Wed, 13 Feb 2019 09:42:00 +0100 Are you preparing for a global career in innovation? Would you like to experience more of Europe? EIT Digital and the UC Berkeley Institute of European Studies facilitate a bridge to Europe - highlighting graduate education opportunities for global...

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Are you preparing for a global career in innovation? Would you like to experience more of Europe?

EIT Digital and the UC Berkeley Institute of European Studies facilitate a bridge to Europe - highlighting graduate education opportunities for global innovators!

Find out how you can do both through graduate opportunities in Europe with the EIT Digital Master School. EIT Digital and the UC Berkeley Institute for European Studies ("IES") are hosting an information session for students (and recent graduates) majoring in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems, and Data Science-related majors. Educators are also welcome to attend. Lunch will be provided!

WHEN: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 12 PM – 1 PM PST

WHERE: Institute of European Studies, UC Berkeley, 207 Moses Hall, Berkeley, California 94720

RSVP: 


The EIT Digital Master School is a collaboration between the best technical universities in Europe, top European researchers, and leading business partners. Our aim is to forge entrepreneurial talents in digital innovation through outstanding education, targeting high-performing students worldwide. Through our programs, students get to attend two universities in Europe and receive Master's degrees from both universities.

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Ride the digital transformation wave with EIT Digital Master School (Budapest) http://www.eitdigital.eu/newsroom/events/article/ride-the-digital-transformation-wave-with-eit-digital-master-school-budapest/ Tue, 12 Feb 2019 12:30:00 +0100 You are just one course away from making it big in the European IT scene. The EIT Digital Master School equips you with the necessary knowledge and skills to set up your own company or simply become a sought-after ICT pro. Get inspired by...

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You are just one course away from making it big in the European IT scene. The EIT Digital Master School equips you with the necessary knowledge and skills to set up your own company or simply become a sought-after ICT pro.

Get inspired by first-hand info about our upcoming Master Programs at our next info session!

Venue: EIT Digital Hungary, Bogdánfy u. 10/A., 1117 Budapest
Date: 12 February 2019, 12.30-14.00

Guest speaker: Tibor Tóth, Group Information Security Officer at Citi

Listen to what Tibor has to say about the most state-of-the-art methods used in banking when it comes to cyber security. Don’t forget: at EIT Digital you can master the skills to apply those methods perfectly.

The info session will be followed by a reception with refreshments.

Attendance is free of charge, but registration is required. Please register on Eventbrite!

Only confirmed registrants will be able to attend the event.

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Would you take the red pill? - A unique session feat. panel discussion on EIT Digital Master School http://www.eitdigital.eu/newsroom/events/article/would-you-take-the-red-pill-a-unique-session-feat-panel-discussion-on-eit-digital-master-school/ Wed, 06 Feb 2019 12:22:00 +0100 The EIT Digital Master School presents 'Visual Computing and Communication (VCC)', an infotainment session feat. a panel with acclaimed movie pros.

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The EIT Digital Master School presents 'Visual Computing and Communication (VCC)', an infotainment session feat. a panel with acclaimed movie pros:

  • Kristóf Deák - Oscar-winning director (’Sing’, ’Best Game Ever’)
  • Ágoston Nagy -  media artist, Binaura
  • Levente Sipos - technical director of animated feature 'Ruben Brandt'

Date: 6 February 2018, 18.00

Venue: EIT Digital Budapest CLC, Budapest, Bogdánfy út 10/A

Movie making has always been hot, but how to get there? VCC is part of EIT Digital’s Master programme and offers the skills that can open the gate to Hollywood. After a short course description, renowned film artists including Oscar-winning Director Kristóf Deák will tell you more about how far cutting-edge visual computing skills can catapult you in your career in case you’re ready to go that extra mile. In the spotlight: digitalization and AI in filmmaking!

The info session will close with a reception and some refreshments.

Attendance is free of charge, but registration is required. Please register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/would-you-take-the-red-pill-tickets-54972081977. Only confirmed registrants will be able to attend the event.

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Innovation Day 2018 in Paris http://www.eitdigital.eu/newsroom/events/article/innovation-day-2018-in-paris/ Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:00:00 +0100 The Rise of Digital Cities - A European Endeavour Learnings from Helsinki to Paris. Join EIT Digital and prominent European speakers from industrial visionaries to public sector leaders and researchers.

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Paris, Thursday 13 December 2018

The Rise of Digital Cities - A European Endeavour - Learnings from Helsinki to Paris

Join EIT Digital and prominent European speakers from industrial visionaries to public sector leaders and researchers:

  • Showcasing our latest Innovation and Entrepreneurship achievements in 2018 in France and across Europe.
  • Exploring the rise of Digital Cities & Smart Mobilities: how European coordinated teamwork will overcome the technological and business challenges.

Register here

Agenda

15:00 Registration & Coffee
16:00 Welcome and keynote by Guillaume Toublanc, Director France, EIT Digital:
Entrepreneurial Innovation in France & Europe
16:15 Keynote - Easy Mile, Pejvan Beigui, CTO
16:35 Panel - From Deep Tech to Market:
Rombit, Evert Bulcke, Chief Commercial Officer
Aster Capital, Jean-Marc Bailly, Managing Partner
Ericsson, Régis Hourdouillie, Head of IoT Partnerships Smart City & Government,
EIT Digital, Marko Turpeinen, Director Finland
17:05 Exhibitors Presentation, by Lidia Zerrouki CLC Manager Paris, EIT Digital
17:20 Break and exhibitors tour
18:10 Keynote - SAP, Nicolas Lan Hing Ting, Innovation & Value Advisor, Public Sector
18:30 Keynote - MAAS Global, Sampo Hietanen, CEO
18:50 Panel: How to speed up the new mobility solutions in the cities?
Understand.ai, Marc Mengler, CEO
Engineering, Lanfranco Marasso Ph.D, Director of Smart Cities Program
Missions Publiques, Yves Mathieu, CEO
Forum Virium (Innovation Unit of Helsinki City Hall), Peka Koponen, Director Smart City member of Executive Group
City of Paris , Jean-Philippe Clément, Chief Data Officer
19:20 Networking Cocktail

Date and Time: 13 December 2018 from 4:00PM to 9:00PM
Address: Cloud Business Center, 10 Rue du 4 Septembre, 75002 Paris
Contact: paris@eitdigital.eu

Register here

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Innovation Day 2018 in London http://https://www.eitdigital.eu/innovation-day-london/ Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:00:00 +0100

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Innovation Day 2018 in Helsinki http://www.eitdigital.eu/newsroom/events/article/innovation-day-2018-in-helsinki/ Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:01:00 +0100 The 2018 edition of the highly-popular annual EIT Digital Finland Innovation Day will take place on December 11th, 2018, at Dipoli, Espoo Otaniemi. Last year, almost 300 people attended the event!

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The 2018 edition of the highly-popular annual EIT Digital Finland Innovation Day will take place on December 11th, 2018, at Dipoli, Espoo Otaniemi. Last year, almost 300 people attended the event!

Program

9.00: Registration and Coffee.

10:00: Welcome & opening: EIT Digital Finland Node Director, Marko Turpeinen.

10.15: Three inspiring Key Notes, each elaborating the topic of “Smart Cities and Smart Mobility” from their respective angles of cities as the owner of the sandbox, an innovator visioning the future, and an industry representative as an enabler.

  • Anne Sinnemäki, Deputy Mayor, City of Helsinki
  • Sampo Hietanen, CEO, MAAS Global
  • Kaisa OR Henrik Suikkanen, Demos Helsinki

11:45: Startup stage aka “Two Minute Madness” - five two minute long pitches from startups disrupting the urban life.

12:00: Networking Lunch.

13:00: Keynote by our Digital Cities Action Line Leader, Stéphane Péan.

13:20: “Cities as Platforms - Changing Use of Urban Space” panel discussion.

  • Paloma Bautista, CHAOS Architects
  • Pekka Koponen, Forum Virium Helsinki
  • Jussi Suomela, GIM
  • Guillaume Toublanc, EIT DIgital France

14:30: Innovation Ecosystem Success Stories.

  • CEDUS (Italy)
  • Espoo Marketing (Finland)
  • INSTANT Systems (France)

14:55: Closing words: Marko Turpeinen.

Don't miss our exhibition

Parallel to the afternoon program, you will have the opportunity to explore the demos of selected EIT Digital Innovation Activities. 

Among the exhibitors, will be the following EIT Digital Innovation Activities, each presented by our partners: 

  • ACTIVE (Advanced Connectivity Platform for Vertical Segments - Ericsson)
  • Ai-Move (Artificial intelligence platform that detects physical health-related conditions in the workplace - University of Oulu).
  • AR4OmniSales (Augmented Reality and Machine Vision technology for smart retailers - VividWorks)
  • Augmented Welder (Aalto University)
  • Bright Ageing (Forum Virium Helsinki)
  • CEDUS (City Enabler for Digital Urban Services - Engineering)
  • ERICS (European Refugee Information and Communication Service; "CAPICHE" - Aalto University)
  • OEDIPUS (Operate European Digital Industry with Products and Services - Aalto University).
  • Security Operations Center For Critical Infrastructure (F-Secure).
  • Startup to Scaleup Launchpad Europe (Assist startups to grow and succeed by facilitating the cooperation with investors and corporations - Espoo Marketing & Nokia).
  • Smart Delivery Network for Urban Areas (Bookit).
  • Virtual Building Service (Easy people flow and occupancy simulations for buildings - Kone Corporation)
The following startups have confirmed their attendance at the Exhibition:
  • MOPRIM (Motion sensing company offering a SaaS Platform)
  • GIM and Sensible 4 (Vehicle automation systems for harsh Nordic winter conditions and extreme environments)
  • Ultrahack (Ultrahack combines hackathons, an innovation platform and accelerators in a unique manner).
  • VimAI (VimAI enables indoor augmented intelligence by taking advantage of computer vision and machine learning techniques.)
EIT Digital Partner Stands:
  • Forum Virium Helsinki
  • Tallin Technical University
EIT Digital Stands:
  • EIT Digital Academy
  • EIT Digital Accelerator Scaleup program

Expand and strengthen your professional network

An “Open for All Attendees” online matchmaking tool is available for you to maximize your visit to our Innovation Day by establishing new value-adding relationships.

You find the link to the matchmaking tool both on the on-screen confirmation message and the email you will receive after you have submitted your registration

Register Now!

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Innovation Day 2018 in Madrid http://www.eitdigital.eu/newsroom/events/article/innovation-day-2018-in-madrid/ Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:00:00 +0100 11 December 2018: EIT Digital Spain Innovation Day - There Is No Innovation Without Education. The digital transformation is one of the most impactful changes going on in our society and it affects the daily life of every single individual.

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11 December 2018: EIT Digital Spain Innovation Day - There Is No Innovation Without Education The digital transformation is one of the most impactful changes going on in our society and it affects the daily life of every single individual. Europe needs to play a prominent role in this transformation in order to ensure that European values are preserved in the digital world to the benefit of our citizens, institutions and businesses. To do so, EIT Digital believes in the key relevance of a pertinent education, focused in the right knowledge and skills required in the global and fast-changing economy of our time. The EIT Digital Spain Innovation Day 2018 will provide an overview of our recent achievements, with focus on Spain, as well as an outlook of the future prospective in the context of the Strategic Innovation Agenda 2017-19. A high-level Panel will involve key actors from the national and regional governments, and from the Spanish innovation ecosystem, to reflect upon the opportunities and challenges related to digital innovation within the strengths and weaknesses of our education systems. The Innovation Day is inspiring, exciting and informing. It will also provide you with a great opportunity for networking with attendees from a diverse range of organizations working in the digital ecosystem, representing large corporates, SMEs, investors, leading technical universities and research institutes. The event will take place in our Co-Location Centre from 10am to 4pm; the provisional agenda:

09:30

Registration & Arrival Coffee

10:00

Welcoming by EIT Digital Spain Node Director, Jesús Contreras

10:10

Innovation from a Research Centre point of view by hosting partner IMDEA Software Institute Director, Manuel Carro

10:20

Innovation from a Corporate point of view by industrial partner ATOS Spain Innovation Hub Manager, Clara Pezuela

10:30

Keynote Speaker on Educating to Innovate by Red.es Director, David Cierco

11:00

Coffee Break

11:30

EIT Digital's Academy Heads Introduction Panel

11:45

Round Table 'Spain: Education vs Innovation'

Moderator: Gonzalo León Serrano, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Panellists: 

- Paloma Cañete, Fides Capital

- Gabriel Cuervo, Innovation Manger, Ferrovial

- Pedro Aranzadi, former Director of Universia

- Roberto Costumero, Instituto de Empresa and EIT Digital Doctoral School Alumnus

13:00

Networking Lunch

14:00

Entrepreneurs Round Table and Hot Topics Challenge

Moderator: Álvaro de la Cruz, EIT Digital

Panellists:

- Cristina de la Maza, COO at RedBorder, EIT Digital Accelerator supported scaleup

- David Moreno, CEO at Coowry, EIT Digital Accelerator alumni scaleup

14:45

Working Coffee -by groups of 10 people-

15:30

Groups Presentations, Conclusions and Wrap-Up

16:00

End of the Innovation Day


Please, make sure you have your seat booked: madrid@eitdigital.eu
EIT Digital Madrid Node
IMDEA Software Institute Building
Campus de Montegancedo s/n
E-28223 Pozuelo de Alarcón (Madrid)
SPAIN

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EIT Digital Deephack - Hack the Mass Customization (Berlin) http://www.eitdigital.eu/newsroom/events/article/eit-digital-deephack-hack-the-mass-customization-berlin/ Fri, 07 Dec 2018 13:52:00 +0100 3D printing is a rapidly developing mass customization tool providing flexibility, speed in productizing and creating new business opportunities. We challenge you to find an interesting practical problem for which you develop a product solution...

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customization, customer interaction and (automated) manufactoring. Show how your concept is enabled by
mass customization. Create a practical cloud solution, write powerful CAD scripts and build a customer interface with state-of-theart web technology. To enable your challenge, we recommend you build a web-based configurator. For this we offer you to use the paramate system by trinckle 3D GmbH. Your solution will be business ready and generate data that can directly be utilized for automated manufacturing (3D printing). PRIZES
  • Cash prize for the winning team 2000 - 5000€ (1000€/team member up to 5 members)
  • Software license for all finalists (1year), worth of 10k€
  • Recruiting and partnership opportunities with trinckle
HOW TO JOIN
  1. Apply by 26 November for the challenge at http://ultrahack.org/berlinhack2018 and complete your profile.
  2. Enter a ‘Submission’ by adding the project name and thorough description.
  3. Add team members. Teams can be up to 5 people. Each team member needs to register individually to join the submission.
Shortlisted teams will be invited to the event, where they will code and pitch their solution to the judges. LOCATION EIT Digital, Franklinstraße 14, 10587 Berlin

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Innovation Day 2018 in Berlin http://www.eitdigital.eu/newsroom/events/article/innovation-day-2018-in-berlin/ Fri, 07 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0100 We are excited to invite you to the EIT Digital Innovation Day 2018 in Berlin, Germany.

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We are excited to invite you to the EIT Digital Innovation Day 2018 in Berlin, Germany. When: Friday, 7 December 2018 from 9:00-15:00 CET Where: EIT Digital Germany, Ernst-Reuter-Platz 7, 10587 Berlin REGISTRATION Get insights into the latest trends in digital transformation and deep-tech innovations made in Europe. One of the key advancements in these fields is Artifical Intelligence (AI). The Innovation Day will show you how AI is already part of our lives. Join leading national AI-experts in a debate. Visit the exhibition and get to know hands-on EIT Digital fostered European deep tech innovations and how AI is at the core of many EIT Digital innovations and supported scaleups.

Preliminary Agenda:

9:00-11:30 CET Registration, Keynote, Panel on 20th floor 11:30-12:30 CET Lunch on 6th floor 12:30-15:00 CET Innovation Exhibition and Networking EIT Digital Berlin Node
Ernst-Reuter-Platz 7 | 6th floor
10587 Berlin (Germany)

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