The project Regional Policy Improvement for Financially Sustainable Creative Incubator Units (InCompass project) held its kick-off conference on 22-23 February 2012 in Dundee, Scotland. The meeting counted with the participation of the core project consortium, consisting of 15 partners from 12 European countries: Scotland, Spain, Netherlands, Lithuania, Greece, Slovakia, Italy, England, Portugal, Sweden, Hungary and Bulgaria.
RU6 announces that the project with title "Regional Policy Improvement for Financially Sustainable Creative Incubator Units - InCompass" has been approved by the Monitoring Committee of the INTERREG IVC programme under specific financial conditions.
Main objectives of InCompass project are:
1. To identify existing, innovative good practice that contributes towards the achievement of financial sustainability of incubation units for business start-ups in the creative industries.
RU6 announces launching of CNG project's beta testing activities. If you?d like to help us and other TMI players test and help to shape the new CNG free service then all you have to do is visit CNG Beta Testing webpage and click the “Beta Test CNG” button.
OSEPA produces its first results and is building up a European wide community through interregional events. The 4th press release of the OSEPA is now available. You can download the English or the Greek version.
RU6 announces that the project with title “Development of interactive, multimedia and entertainment software and integration into learning procedures with application in environmental education” in the framework of “Supporting Groups of SMEs for Research and Technological Development” of Nation –Wade Action “Strengthening New and Small Medium Enterprises” has successfully been approved and expected to start at the coming months.
RU6 announces that the project with title Sustainable Urban Mobility Management Information Technologies has successfully been approved and expected to start at the coming months.
This project focus on the provision of information to citizens, the increase of mobility opportunities and the reduction of the environmental impact of private transport systems.
You can find useful information about the project in the Projects section of our website.
RU6 announces that the project with title "Information and communication technologies for a better accessibility and territorial cooperation in the Mediterranean basin (ICT4MED)" in the framework of "2nd call for strategic projects dealing with 'Territorial Accessibility' (priority axis 3)" of "MED programme", has successfully passed the first evaluation phase and now is at the stage of submission of full proposals.
RU6 announces the launching of a new project HRAKLEITOS II.
The project will be focused on techniques and mechanisms for user and text clustering aimed towards the personalized access of content in the world wide web. Operational Programme Education and Lifelong Learning investing in knowledge society.
The publication "The Community Network Game Project: Enriching Online Gamers Experience with User Generated Content" with the following authors Shakeel Ahmad, Christos Bouras, Raouf Hamzaoui, Andreas Papazois, Erez Perelman, Alex Shani, Gwendal Simon, George Tsichritzis was selected as one of the best papers of The Second International Conference on Creative Content Technologies CONTENT 2010 November 21-26, 2010 - Lisbon, Portugal http://www.iaria.org/conferences2010/AwardsCONTENT10.html The award in pdf
Games at Large (G@L) project is among the 25 projects selected by the Informations Society, to exhibit at the 2010 NEM Summit. The NEM Summit will be held in Barcelona, Spain at 13 - 15 October 2010. More information about the conference can be found here.
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RU6 was awarded "best paper award" for the publication: Dynamic User ContextWeb Personalization in Meta-Portals
The Fifteenth IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC'10), Riccione, Italy, C. Bouras, V. Poulopoulos, June 22 - 25 2010
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The Board of Directors of GRNET has selected prof. Christos J. Bouras, Scientific Co-ordinator of RU6, as member of the Advisory Committee of GRNET.
The Advisory Committee constitutes of members that have extended experience in the research area of Networks, Telematics and New Services, it provides information about the research work that needs to be done by GRNET and about regulation on Networks.
RU6 announces the launching of a new project under the FP7 Program. The project entitled CNG, was rewarded during the evaluation phase, and is currently running its first months.
CNG is an exciting new research project to look into embedding user generated content into virtual world environments has just launched. The Community Network Game project is a cutting edge collaboration involving European and Israeli experts from SMEs and research organisations.
RU6 announces the launching of two new projects under the Interreg IVC Program. The projects are entitled OSEPA and ICT-VN. You can find useful information about each project in the Projects section of our website.
The proposal CNG that was submitted under the activity 'ICT-4-1.5 - Networked Media and 3D Internet' was evaluated as one of the best proposals of the current call and was 3rd in the total ranking, out of 95 submissions, scoring 13 out of 15.